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Oct 18, 2016

A Norwegian government commission has today recommended that the country’s sovereign wealth fund increase its equity allocation from 60% to 70%.

Oct 18, 2016

Hedge funds enjoyed seven consecutive months of gains and delivered returns of 4.06% in the third quarter (3Q) of this year – their best performance since Q1 2013.

Oct 18, 2016

Broker research costs for asset managers under the MiFID II regime could potentially reduce operating profits by almost 30%, research shows.

Oct 18, 2016

Brussels-based Candriam Investors Group has appointed Elias Farhat as chief strategy officer, a newly created position.

Oct 17, 2016

The yield on benchmark 10-year gilts continues to rise in the UK, reaching 1.2% this morning, the highest they have traded since the June 23 EU referendum, and more than double its low point reached on August 12 (0.52%).

Oct 17, 2016

The European Commission is to delay discussion of whether the introduction of packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (Priips) legislation should be delayed until November 22, five weeks prior to its proposed implementation date.

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