bondMuch of the bond market is more attractively priced now than it has been for much of the past decadeInvestors thinking about making an allocation should be asking themselves: if not now, then when? Written by Olivia Buah, senior consultant at LCP.

Liz Pfeuti, taxEvery year, I file my tax return a little later than the one before. This year, my accountant has given up sending chaser emails – it’s a waste of his time and mine, writes Liz Pfeuti

companiesObe Ejikeme, co-fund manager, Carmignac Portfolio Family Governed, explains the advantages of investors choosing family-controlled companies.

OutsourcingWhile outsourcing might not have been as popular historically in the private equity and venture capital space, the wind nevertheless blows decisively in that direction, argues Alex Di Santo, group head of private equity fund services at Crestbridge.

DistributionWhy the distribution space will evolve and the sub-advisory model will become a staple in the industry Furio Pietribiasi, CEO of Mediolanum International Funds Limited. 

MenopauseOn World Menopause Day (October 18) Jayne Brown of Simplify Consulting notes that a tenth of women quit their job over this natural stage of their lives.

Elizabeth Pfeuti, failureThere is no shame in admitting we failed. The hard work to stem the failure and adapt to a new era starts now, writes Liz Pfeuti. 

GreenwashingGreenwashing is a term that has been around for a long time. But, as a new generation of investors, consumers and finance customers come of age, the pressure on businesses and fund managers to build sustainability into everything they do is greater than ever.


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