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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 07, 2011

gold-bars1As investors look to use gold as a hedge against inflation, JP Morgan has been the first tri-party collateral manager to accept physical gold as collateral to satisfy securities lending and repo obligations with counterparties.

Jan 31, 2011

ETFsHSBC has launched the HSBC MSCI China ETF in Europe with a 'highly competitive' total expense ratio of 0.60%.

Jan 17, 2011

market_index_410Markit, a data provider, has launched a new range of emerging market debt benchmarks and indices in response to increased investor interest in the space.

Jan 05, 2011

pie_charts_410The final article in the ETF series considers trading and future developments. Written by Felix Goltz and Lin Tang, of Edhec, the article is based on research carried out as part of the Core-Satellite and ETF Investment research chair sponsored by Amundi ETF

Jan 05, 2011

railway_pointsPortfolio changes prompted by the market environment have taken place as the number of specialists who execute transitions has shrunk. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at who is in and who is out of transition management and why certain approaches have faltered

Jan 05, 2011

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Brokers have for many years supplied trading tools and services to fund managers but is such an arrangement always in the best interests of the fund managers and their end investors? Nicholas Pratt investigates

Nov 29, 2010

ARCHER_ROBINHOOD_410Investors are being charged as much as £3bn a year more in annual fees than they should be, and that's just in the UK, according to a new fund management company called TCF Investments, which last week launched a retail fund range called 'The Total Clarity Funds'.

Nov 15, 2010

welder_manufacture_410More investment by US and foreign multi-national companies to make the US a production base for exports could help reduce the national trade deficit in the coming years, says Joseph G. Carson, US economist and global economics research director at AllianceBernstein.

Nov 10, 2010

spotlightsWith increased industry demands for transparency, TCA has been promoted from bit part to star player, says Richard Hooke, of Fidessa

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