Aug 03, 2015

Greek flagThe Athens stock market reopened today after being closed for five weeks amid the ongoing Greek debt crisis.

Jul 29, 2015

Betting chipsCentral bank policies after the financial crisis smoothed foreign exchange swings – but volatility has returned in recent months. David Stevenson looks at various approaches to currency management in this environment.

Jul 29, 2015

MegacityWith cities growing at a rapid rate, Fiona Rintoul examines the urbanisation megatrend behind real estate and other investments.

Jul 29, 2015

BrexitAfter the Conservative victory in May’s general election, Britain’s future in the EU is uncertain. Alix Robertson looks at what a ‘Brexit’ could mean for equities in the UK and mainland Europe.

Jul 29, 2015

Residential careCare homes appeal to people on few, if any, levels. But John Godden of Montreux Capital Management urges investors to look at the demographically driven sector as an alternative to fixed income. 

Jul 29, 2015

Chinese streetWe profile some of the most interesting fund launches in recent weeks and examine the performance of a product already on the market.

Jul 29, 2015

ETF tradingMarkit, a financial data provider, has launched a service designed to further the role of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as a form of collateral in securities lending.

Jul 20, 2015

Falling profitsThe hedge fund industry posted an average loss of 0.75% in June – the first month that the industry has suffered negative performance this year.

Jul 10, 2015

David SloperBMO Financial Group has appointed David Sloper as head of product management for its asset management business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (Emea).

Jul 09, 2015

Chinese flagAs the Chinese stock market crash moves into its third week, there are mounting fears of contagion.