Apr 05, 2012

growthInvestors would have made the most money in the first quarter by putting their cash in Egypt or Kazakhstan, according to MSCI indices.

Apr 04, 2012

ETF_tradingExchange-traded products (ETPs) had their best start to a year on record with $67.2 billion (€50 billion) in net new assets during the first three months of 2012, according to Blackrock's ETP landscape report. Inflows were 50% higher than in the previous quarter and 57% higher than in the first quarter of 2011.

Apr 03, 2012

AquisitionRoyal Bank of Canada is to buy the other half of RBC Dexia Investor Services – the joint venture it launched with Belgium’s Dexia banking group in January 2006.

Apr 03, 2012

Crown_and_ScepterSovereign wealth funds are not solely focused on accumulation but must also consider liability and contribution risks, such as the risk of failing to meet their objectives or having their contributions dry up, says a survey by the Edhec-Risk Institute.

Apr 02, 2012

Exit_signJeremy Soutter, global head of products, is leaving Aviva Investors.

Apr 02, 2012

Businessman_improvingEmerging market debt fund performance lacks consistency with 20% of funds falling from top quartile to bottom quartile – as well as moving in the other direction – between 2005 and 2011, Fitch Ratings found.