Feb 21, 2011

thunbs_up_down_410The price-to-earnings valuation of wealth manager IFG was found to be under half the level of its peers, and Hargreaves Lansdown was revealed to have one of the highest valuations...

Feb 14, 2011

optimistic_smileyface_410Asset management chiefs have emerged as the most optimistic for business outlook in a survey of CEOs of financial services groups.

Jan 31, 2011

nest_golden_egg_410The UK government's National Employment Savings Trust (Nest) will be the right choice for smaller employers rather than insurance companies offering work-based pensions, said a senior pension consultant.

Jan 10, 2011

upward_graph_410Investment management in the UK saw increased business volumes, profitability and employment figures while the overall profitability of financial firms continued to flounder and employment numbers for the sector were down over the last quarter of 2010.

Jan 05, 2011

butterflies'Newcits' funds give offshore hedge fund managers an opportunity to attract European investors wary of the offshore environment, but this wariness is receding. Nicholas Pratt asks whether the newcits craze could soon be a thing of the past and not a fund for the future.

Jan 05, 2011

Tim_keaneyAsset servicing firms offer strategic advice to fund managers about running their businesses more efficiently. But here Tim Keaney tells Nick Fitzpatrick how BNY Mellon has adapted its own servicing business to the tougher environment

Jan 05, 2011

waterfall_jungleEnvironmental factors are considered to be in the realm of specialist investors only, but Angele Spiteri Paris hears that traditional equity players should also take them into account

Jan 05, 2011

RT_Dec10In part 3 of FE's roundtable discussion, panellists discuss how competition for asset management business in emerging earkets will shape up...

Jan 05, 2011

RT_Dec10In this second extract from FE's roundtable discussion, our panellists discuss their top new markets with potential and the value of having a local presence.

Dec 20, 2010

Alfi_Thommes_KremerLuxembourg has become the first country in the EU to pass Ucits IV laws. The Luxembourg Parliament ratified the Ucits regulations on 16 December, almost 25 years after the first Ucits directive was adopted on 16 December 1985.