NEWS

Jun 20, 2011

ETFPimco and Source have joined forces once again and added a sterling-denominated, short maturity exchange-traded fund (ETF) developed to fulfill demand as short-term yields are at record lows and ways to enhance yield are limited.

Jun 20, 2011

BuddahThe demand for Asian infrastructure is increasing as these countries grow and investment in the asset class is key to capturing this growth, according to Vijay Pattabhiraman of JP Morgan.

Jun 17, 2011

efama_logoThe European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama) has appointed Claude Kremer president for a two-year term, replacing Jean-Baptiste de Franssu, who held the post for two years.

Jun 17, 2011

cutting_the_ribbonOddo AM has launched an M&A fund that will invest in companies it believes are takeover targets, and seek to profit from the difference between the share price and the price offered by buyers.

Jun 16, 2011

US_mapThe United States is heading into a period of sustained high inflation that will be especially severe because of â€œtremendous complacency” among policy makers, according to Tim Drayson, an economist at Legal & General Investment Management.

Jun 16, 2011

Round_fenceCity consultants are warning that plans to force British banks to ring-fence their retail operations, which recently gained backing from Chancellor George Osborne, risk making London less competitive as a financial services centre.

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