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Chinese A Shares get MSCI nod

Mon, 04/06/2018 - 14:27

Index provider MSCI is adding more than 200 domestic Chinese equities to two of its benchmark indexes, in the first of two phases. Sukumar Rajah, senior managing director, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, breaks down the implications for investors and says the decision represents broad support of the government’s positive policy changes… »

Bank of England: Is history repeating itself?

Mon, 23/04/2018 - 19:08

Mike Amey, PIMCO’s head of sterling portfolio management and ESG strategies on the challenges facing the Bank of England… »

FCA’s asset management market study statement strikes pragmatic balance

Thu, 05/04/2018 - 10:13

Andrew Strange, PwC director, comments on this morning's FCA Asset Management Market Study policy statement and consultation… »

Saudia Arabia’s inclusion in FTSE Russell EM Index is no surprise

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 12:42

Emre Akcakmak, Portfolio Adviser at emerging and frontier markets manager East Capital, comments on the implications of Saudi Arabia’s inclusion in the FTSE Russell EM Index… »

Further US rate hikes to come

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 13:55

Nitesh Shah, director at ETF Securities, comments on the US Federal Reserve’s decision to raise interest rates for the sixth time since the financial crisis… »

Cambridge Analytica revelations put pressure on all large tech firms

Thu, 22/03/2018 - 10:52

Professor André Spicer, Cass Business School, comments on Cambridge Analytica and questions what the costs will be to big tech firms? »

EC proposals for UCITS and AIFM amendments don’t go far enough

Fri, 16/03/2018 - 10:54

ALFI comments on the EC proposal amending UCITS and AIFM Directives… »

Italian election result shows Italy’s and Europe’s core challenges remain unresolved

Mon, 05/03/2018 - 10:20

Timothy Graf, head of macro strategy for EMEA at State Street Global Markets; Antoine Lesné, head of EMEA strategy and research for SPDR ETFs; and Elliot Hentov, head of policy and research – official institutions for EMEA at State Street Global Advisors, offer their views on the Italian general election results… »

Carillion’s ‘liquidation’ is extremely rare

Mon, 15/01/2018 - 14:53

David Birne, insolvency partner at HW Fisher & Company, comments on the collapse of Carillion… »

Nomura Global Dynamic Bond Fund increases hedging of risk assets and interest rate exposures

Mon, 11/12/2017 - 12:08

Richard “Dickie” Hodges, Manager of the Nomura Global Dynamic Bond Fund, provides his view of the fixed income market environment over the coming months… »


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