NEWS

Jul 11, 2011

gold-bars1The World Gold Council (WGC) claims that investing in gold could benefit portfolios in a deflationary environment.

Jul 11, 2011

Europe_mapEuropean countries undergoing austerity measures are more likely to suffer low consumer confidence which leads to poor equity returns, according to a report from Schroders.

Jul 08, 2011

Pensioner with caneThe trustee of Survitec Group's pension scheme has chosen consultancy Mercer to manage its investments as the scheme reduces its risks and progresses to a fully funded position.

Jul 07, 2011

Dominos2Larry Fink, CEO and chairman of BlackRock, was asked recently if his company posed a systemic risk to markets.

Jul 07, 2011

Man_group_logoNet inflows into alternative products at hedge fund manager Man Group surged to $4.1bn (€2.9bn) in the quarter ending 30 June, while long-only strategies saw modest outflows of $0.4bn.

Jul 07, 2011

SharesBond funds were the main beneficiaries of an upswell in conservative investor behaviour in the second quarter of the year, attracting nearly five dollars for every one committed to equity vehicles, according to tracking agency EPFR.

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