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Sep 28, 2016

Standard Life Investments is to reopen its UK Property Fund next month, which was suspended after seeing “unprecedented” levels of redemptions.

Sep 28, 2016

As interest rates remained close to zero and investors continued to seek safe-haven assets in sovereign and investment grade debt, the amount of debt in both developed and emerging markets grew in the first half (H1) of this year.

Sep 28, 2016

Concern about the safety of assets held by custody banks is prevalent among financial institutions, with some saying they find it difficult to assess risks despite extensive scrutiny.

Sep 26, 2016

Assets under management in European exchange-traded funds (ETFs) hit €480.5 billion at the end of August, up from €473.5 billion a month previously.

Sep 26, 2016

A cap weighted sovereign bond index will put the most indebted country at the top – and Japan with a hefty 396% total debt to GDP ratio leads the index by quite some margin.

Sep 26, 2016

A coalition of investors – involving Aviva Investors, Swedish pension funds and Christian organisations such as the Congregation of Sisters of St Agnes – is urging multinational food companies to take action on meat production.

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