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Feb 20, 2017

Connecting asset managersLondon-based Willis Towers Watson has today launched a new low-cost asset management service, the Asset Management Exchange (AMX), which it claims will significantly reduce costs for pension funds.

Feb 17, 2017

ESG_investingEuropean regulators have begun consulting on standards for certain retail investment products that claim positive environmental or social benefits.

Feb 17, 2017

Global assets riseFlows into ETFs and other exchange-traded products (ETPs) globally reached a nine-year high of $61.2 billion (€57.5 billion) in January, according to a report published today by US investment house BlackRock.

Feb 17, 2017

Asset managers and other financial firms tend to recruit higher amounts of women than men – but senior management is top heavy with men, research shows.

Feb 17, 2017

NorwayNorway’s politicians will discuss allowing the country’s sovereign wealth fund to increase its equity investments, potentially by billions of euros.

Feb 17, 2017

Solar panelsSpanish insurance company Mapfre has launched a Luxembourg fund based on responsible investment principles as part of a plan to expand its asset management business.

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