Feb 23, 2011

windfarm2_410Across Europe and the US, governments have been keen to promote 'clean' technologies by providing both financial and regulatory support. But are such incentives artificially distorting the market? Ilya Golubovich at I2BF takes a look.

Feb 23, 2011

The New York Roundtable: we meet with leading US asset service providers in New York at a time when the most sophisticated market in the world is seeing a secular shift from equities to fixed income. 

Feb 23, 2011

It was meant to reduce the number of funds in Europe but according to our panel, Ucits IV will fail to do so.

Feb 23, 2011

In this part the executive panel discuss how Ucits IV influences cross-border distribution and how Aifm already affects alternative investments.

Feb 23, 2011

tornado_410Samuel Sender, of Edhec-Risk Institute, looks at the issue of eligible assets in Ucits funds and the problems of misselling

Feb 23, 2011

gifa"What we have seen during the past year is steadily improving confidence in the markets, and Guernsey, we are seeing growth in the alternative asset classes and, in particular, private equity..."

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.