Investment

In the end, it was quite a nail-biter. Votes continue to be counted in several states. But at the time of writing, Donald Trump has won a majority in the Electoral College. In all likelihood...
Low volatility equities can play a useful part in driving DC member outcomes, suggests Madeline Forrester, MFS Investment Management
Henderson Group plc and Janus Capital Group Inc’s respective boards of directors have unanimously agreed to an all-stock merger of equals. The combined company will be named Janus Henderson Global...
Standard Life Investments plans to reopen its suspended UK Real Estate Fund (and associated feeder funds) from 12.00 noon on Monday 17 October 2016. The SLI UK Real Estate Fund was one of a number of...
Dealing with each emerging market as an individual rather than as part of a group could generate higher returns, suggests Anthony Hilton, Evening Standard
Brexit has turned our world on its head, but who among us expected anything less? We were voting for change, and change is inevitably what we will get. The irony is that those of us most in favour of...
The average pension fund return over 1963 to 2015 was 10.1% p.a while UK equities have produced a long-term return of 11.6% p.a over the same period, 5.9% p.a. ahead of retail prices and 5.8% p.a....
A Steering Group, comprised of key industry participants, has now been formed to guide the development and oversight of the IC Select Fiduciary Management Performance Standard. The Steering Group...
The yield on 10-year German government bonds recently dropped into negative territory, reaching a new all-time low of -0.2% on 6 July. Downward pressure on safe government bond yields seems to be a...
Michael Fraikin, Invesco Quantitative Strategies, and John Raisin, JRFS Pensions, share their views and outline the case for enhanced indexation strategies for the LGPS