equities

Nov 02, 2011

ExplorerAs investors move further into emerging markets, where does this leave hedge funds? Nick Fitzpatrick says that following the summer equity sell-off the industry is at an important juncture for proving itself mature enough to become a portfolio staple.


Nov 02, 2011

DetectiveThere is surprisingly little statistical evidence proving a correlation between corporate governance and investment returns. But lessons can be learnt from a concept unique to Brazil. Stefanie Eschenbacher takes a closer look.


Nov 02, 2011

­Emerging-marketsThe 'great recession' has enhanced the case for investing in emerging economies, say George R Hogue and Solomon Tadesse of State Street.

Nov 02, 2011

Globalisation is the topic for our asset management CEO roundtable this year. What does the increasing importance of clients in new and emerging markets mean for investment management businesses? Chief executive officers discuss implications for brand, service quality, and business models.

Nov 02, 2011

Globalisation is the topic for our asset management CEO roundtable this year. What does the increasing importance of clients in new and emerging markets mean for investment management businesses? Chief executive officers discuss implications for brand, service quality, and business models.

Oct 27, 2011

EurozoneStock markets are rising after European leaders signed a deal at 4am today to impose a 50% haircut on privately held Greek bonds and increase the lending power of the European bailout fund to €1 trillion or more, using leverage.

Oct 24, 2011

Micro-capNettle Capital Management is to launch a Ucits IV micro cap strategy investing in companies in the bottom 1% of listed equities by market capitalisation.

Oct 17, 2011

currency_banknotes_410Record plc, a London-listed specialist currency manager, announced last week that its emerging market currency business had raised £1.1 billion (€1.2 billion) of assets by 30 September.

Oct 17, 2011

PessimismThreadneedle Investments has launched a US equities fund, which, according to its manager, is 'all about pessimism'.

Oct 13, 2011

asia-limoAsia Pacific's population of high-net-worth individuals grew by 9.7% to 3.3 million last year, exceeding Europe's for the first time, according to the latest 2011 Asia-Pacific Wealth Report.

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