Mar 16, 2012

CrisisThere is now “scientific proof” that credit derivatives have amplified the European debt crisis, a team of researchers said, and has called for more regulation of the market.

Mar 15, 2012

nest_golden_egg_410The UK's pensions industry is debating proposals to remove restrictions on a scheme that will support auto-enrolment of millions in workplace pensions.

Mar 15, 2012

ETF_tradingOssiam, which offers specialist exchange-traded funds (ETFs), is to list its minimum variance emerging market product on the London, Frankfurt, Milan and Paris stock exchanges later this month.

Mar 15, 2012

emerging_shoots_410Investors were prepared to take more risk in March, ploughing money into emerging market bond funds and other less risk-averse funds.

Mar 14, 2012

DepatureA disgruntled outgoing employee of Goldman Sachs has labelled the environment at the investment bank “as toxic and destructive as I have ever seen it”, in an opinion piece for the New York Times.

Mar 14, 2012

Mixed-chartUcits funds experienced net inflows in January of €25 billion, figures out today show.

This meant January was the first month to see net inflows since May 2011, according to the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama), which provided the data.

Excluding money market funds, net sales of Ucits in January saw a record €19 billion against net outflows of €7 billion in December.

Bernard Delbecque, director of economics and research at Efama...