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Jan 21, 2013

Keith SkeochThe 'new return environment' will probably emerge this year, says the chief executive of Standard Life Investments, but investors should take a 10-year view.

Jan 17, 2013

UK high streetAs UK music and film retailer HMV calls in administrators, investors should think again about how they gain exposure to the British retail market, writes George Mitton.

Jan 14, 2013

Real estate2Aberdeen Asset Management has appointed a former Schroders property fund manager, Dimme Lucassen, to its property multi-manager team.

Dec 18, 2012

WindmillCompetition between fund domiciles is intensifying as the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive approaches and hedge fund administrators are upping their game. The Netherlands has emerged as a challenger for alternative investment business, writes Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Dec 18, 2012

YachtBonus practice for alternative fund managers are likely to change forever under new regulations, say Nick Robertson and Claire Holland at Mayer Brown.

Dec 18, 2012

HorsesLuxembourg's hedge fund administrators are preparing for the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. Nicholas Pratt finds asset servicers do not mind that Luxembourg was not the first to implement the regulations.

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 18, 2012

Nigel-StrachanWhile global market conditions remain challenging, Jersey's funds sector has continued to demonstrate resilience. The latest figures suggest that Jersey is keeping favour with the needs of the funds industry, with the value of assets being administered around £190 billion (€235.5 billion).

Dec 06, 2012

Survey1Institutional investors are increasingly worried about low interest rates and feel the market is not behaving in a predictable way, says a survey.

Nov 22, 2012

Chairmans roomThe former chief executive of Hermes Fund Managers who left earlier this year has become chairman of a London residential development company.