Aug 08, 2013

locks cyberCyber attacks on financial institutions from 'hacktivists', nation states or paid hackers are the top systemic threat facing financial markets, says a report from the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC).

Aug 07, 2013

Gold bars 1Retail investment in gold bullion has stabilised as the precious metal's price continues to rise since its longest downturn in two decades – though exchange-traded product (ETP) investment continues to reduce.

Aug 06, 2013

Up arrow multicolourL&G Investment Management (LGIM) saw its assets under management grow by 6% to £433 billion (€512.5 billion) in the first half of this year.

Aug 06, 2013

Office buildings1Major German pension fund Bayerische Versorgungskammer (BVK) has awarded LaSalle Investment Management a €500 million global real estate mandate.

Aug 05, 2013

IndicesMSCI, the index provider, has launched a set of indices that combine its Quality, Value Weighted and Minimum Volatility indices into one index.

Aug 05, 2013

HandshakeFranklin Templeton has added to its UK multi-asset team with the hire of Toby Hayes as portfolio manager.