Sep 23, 2010

FTSE_flagsThe Czech Republic, Malaysia and Turkey have been promoted from the secondary emerging market category to the advanced emerging market one of the FTSE country classification.

Sep 23, 2010

tearing_hair_outThis morning I bring you a story from my own financial life. Despite my long association with the world of professional financial management, I have to confess that my own finances exist in a state that might best be described as amiable chaos.

Sep 20, 2010

Solar_panelsBuyside firms are placing more emphasis on sustainability issues in the research and advisory services they receive from brokers, according to the results of the Thomson Reuters Extel and UKSIF 2010 Socially Responsible Investing & Sustainability Survey.

Sep 14, 2010

Mena_Story_ImageAlthough fund managers are still operating in a world of uncertainty, those covering the Mena (Middle East, North Africa) region have turned positive on financial equities.

Sep 13, 2010

256_high_x_410_wideEuropean fund sales recovered in July, according to latest statistics from Lipper Fund Market Information (Lipper FMI), reaching €22bn. Year to date, European fund sales now stand at €168bn.

Sep 06, 2010

russian_dollsIt may have a stomach-churning roller-coaster performance during the crisis behind it, but steely-nerved emerging-markets pundits are again talking up Russia, which they say is no longer primarily a commodities story.