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Is Italy really only an Italian matter?

Is Italy really only an Italian matter?

Stock markets have responded to the Italian No-vote in an even more muted way than to the UK’s vote Brexit and Donald Trump’s election. Are investors being complacent about the political and...

Is Trump as much a game changer as markets think?
Is Trump as much a game changer as markets think?

Donald Trump’s election to the US presidency has triggered a shake-up of some parts of the...

Markets muted as polls get Italy vote right
Markets muted as polls get Italy vote right

European markets were largely unmoved on Monday morning despite the Italian electorate’s decision...

News

Trump Tantrum hits emerging markets

Trump Tantrum hits emerging markets

Foreign investors took their money out of EM assets at the fastest pace since the...

Published : 1, Dec 2016

Pimco fined $20m for misleading investors on active ETF

Pimco fined $20m for misleading investors on active ETF

Investment manager Pimco has been fined nearly $20m (£15.9m, €18.9m) by the US Securities...

Published : 2, Dec 2016

ANALYSIS: a growing case for EM despite Trump slump

ANALYSIS: a growing case for EM despite Trump slump

One of the losers so far, from the election of Donald Trump to the White House has...

Published : 1, Dec 2016

Belgian investors want UK to stay in EU

Belgian investors want UK to stay in EU

Three quarters of Belgian fund buyers want the EU to offer more concessions to the...

Published : 30, Nov 2016

Investor confidence down on Trump fears

Investor confidence down on Trump fears

Confidence among non-US investors declined significantly in November, according to...

Published : 29, Nov 2016

Media

Absolute return provides a false sense of security - Frank Reisbol

Absolute return provides a false sense of security - Frank Reisbol...

Many investors invest in absolute return funds to reduce correlations with equity and bond markets. In this video interview, Frank Reisbol, managing director of Banque Carnegie...

Features

Is the EMD buying spree going to hold this time?

Is the EMD buying spree going to hold this time?

Saudi Arabia’s record debt sale last week showed that emerging market bonds remain in strong demand with yield-hungry investors. However, the question is whether appetite...

Interviews

Interview - Alvaro Martin Sauto on volatility management

Interview - Alvaro Martin Sauto on volatility management

Bankia’s head of funds-of-funds, Alvaro Martín Sauto, explains why he believes we should not be paying more than eight basis points for an actively managed government bond...

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