Feb 15, 2013

CurrencyLegal cases against custody banks in the United States over currency trades puts the issue of foreign exchange outsourcing in the spotlight, writes Nicholas Pratt.

Dec 18, 2012

Circuit boardReviewing the occupational pension framework in various countries, Samuel Sender, of the Edhec-Risk Institute, says there is an urgent need to rethink DC provision.

Dec 17, 2012

Pay increase1Investment companies, which are expected to become more attractive next year as the UK’s retail distribution review (RDR) comes into force, have on average gained 6%, according to the Association of Investment Companies.

Nov 02, 2012

TradersThe Brazil Stock Exchange defends its fees as the regulator considers a reform to bring costs down, reports Nick Fitzpatrick.

Nov 02, 2012

CloudsJuan Pablo Córdoba Garcés, chief executive of the Colombian Securities Exchange, and other market participants, talk to Nick Fitzpatrick about the first year of trading for the Latin American Integrated Market.

Nov 02, 2012

Mexico cityThe Mexico Stock Exchange is seeking to join the integrated stock exchanges of Chile, Colombia and Peru, known as Mila. Philippe Carré, of SunGard, discusses the latest developments.

Oct 31, 2012

LynchOver previous years, the global financial market has suffered several shocks. The US came dangerously close to technical default, the dollar was downgraded and Europe struggled with issues of country bailouts causing a decline in confidence within central banks and national treasuries.

Sep 28, 2012

EagleThere is evidence that hedge funds are responding to demands for greater transparency and risk management, find Marios Kalochoritis and Hemaad Khan, of Auvest Capital Management.

Sep 28, 2012

wheelFund managers expect higher trading levels next year and want to ready themselves with multi-asset capabilities, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Sep 28, 2012

KnightDemand for stress testing has risen as fund managers have sought to protect their portfolios from a eurozone break-up. George Mitton discovers that the techniques are becoming increasingly sophisticated.