Jul 26, 2010

Union_investmentThe case for incorporating environmental and ethical criteria into investment research in mainstream equity and bond investing is well established, but the role of 'green' factors in the real estate sector is perhaps less discussed.

Jul 22, 2010

volatile_hedgeCaution on behalf of hedge fund managers in volatile markets led to flat and marginally negative returns in the first half of the year, but that saw them outperforming global markets.

Jul 22, 2010

GirdersPension fund assets allocated to infrastructure and commodities increased significantly between 2008 and 2009, although the aggregate number of allocations to alternatives remained the same.

Jul 19, 2010

OsmosisOsmosis Investment Management is a company that exemplifies many current trends in the European fund management industry. The London-based low carbons solutions boutique is part of the expanding universe of specialist small-sized investment management firms; it's part of the drive to incorporate a climate change perspective into investment; and it's also part of the ETF revolution.


Jul 12, 2010

NYSE_WarsawThe strategic partnership announced today between the Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE) and NYSE Euronext, which aims to strengthen Warsaw's position as a regional hub for Central & Eastern Europe, marks the latest stage in capital markets development in the region.

Jul 05, 2010

The problems being created in Europe by an ageing society are well documented. Could the solution to the problem be found in the world's oldest society of Japan?