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Investment Trusts| Mar 26, 2015

Update: Alliance circular claims Elliott has bigger plans

The war between Alliance Trust and Elliott Advisors rages on as the trust issues its circular ahead of its annual general meeting next month.

Investments| Mar 26, 2015

Kames criticises ‘double voting right’ plan in Europe

France and Italy set to pass laws which could unfairly impact minority shareholders and their say about how companies they invest in should be...

Investments| Mar 26, 2015

BlackRock’s small cap head Cox to quit group

Manager set to take a career break after 15 years with company and potentially seek role outside industry.

Mar 26, 2015

UK and North American equity funds suffer February outflows

Property tops Investment Association sales in February but US equity funds hit with largest level of outflows since records began in January 1992.

Asia Pacific| Mar 26, 2015

Baillie Gifford reveals active share of Japan Trust

The Baillie Gifford Japan Trust has reported an active share for the first time as it outperformed its benchmark in the six months to February 28.

Investments| Mar 25, 2015

OMGI aims for emerging debt expansion with Peta hire

Group hires former Threadneedle manager John Peta as head of its emerging market debt team.

Analysis & Opinion
It pays dividends to go global

From Special Report: Multi-Asset Investing - March 2015| Mar 26, 2015

It pays dividends to go global

There are currently 372 companies worlwide yielding 3.5 per cent or more. In the UK, there are just 37 companies yielding that much

From Special Report: Multi-Asset Investing - March 2015| Mar 26, 2015

Risk-averse portfolio? Time to think again

Doing nothing after 6 April is a wasted opportunity and risks seeing your capital eroded

From Special Report: Multi Asset - March 2015| Mar 24, 2015

Beware bond proxies – check under the bonnet

There are more bond proxies out there than investors may realise and some may not be immediately obvious.

From Special Report: Multi Asset - March 2015| Mar 24, 2015

Building a defensive portfolio of Aim shares

Why small-cap stocks may help form a strong, defensive portfolio.

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Special Reports

Sustainable Investing - March 2014

Interest has been on the rise for some time, but most importantly returns are beginning to flow back to investors.

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Passive road is almost as rocky as an active one

Passives are a simple way to get exposure to markets without trying to understand a fund managers process.

Special Reports

Investing in Small and Mid-Caps - February 2015

UK economy moving ahead, but not large-sized companies.

FTAdviser Blog

Growing need for more clarity around structured products

Retail investors do not understand structured products and, even worse, they usually overestimate returns.

Special Reports

Income Options - November 2014

Most investors want income - with the pension changes they may just want investment-based income for longer.

FTAdviser Blog

True platform due diligence requires deep data digging

Due diligence is not something you do to keep the regulator happy; it is what you do to protect your clients and your business.

Recent Articles
  1. Jargon Busting: Gearing
    Investments| Mar 24, 2015

    Jargon Busting: Gearing

    When markets are good, investment trusts can use gearing to magnify gains.

  2. Advisers have not grasped rate rise risk: JPMorgan
    From Your Industry| Mar 24, 2015

    Advisers have not grasped rate rise risk: JPMorgan

    Asset manager’s relationship manager suggests many IFAs have not grasped fixed income issues.

  3. From Special Report: Multi Asset - March 2015| Mar 24, 2015

    Taking a market view to asset allocate

    US strength and falling oil prices should help propel market rebound.

  4. Emerging market managers reassess Brazil exposure
    Investments| Mar 24, 2015

    Emerging market managers reassess Brazil exposure

    Managers to do ‘their homework’ on Brazil in view of recent protests and corruption scandal.

  5. Natixis: Advisers face more risks by selling bonds
    Multi-Asset Funds| Mar 24, 2015

    Natixis: Advisers face more risks by selling bonds

    Survey says advisers are taking clients out of sovereign debt and exposing them to areas with equity-like risk, such as high yield.

  6. Troy promotes Ure on Income & Growth trust
    UK| Mar 24, 2015

    Troy promotes Ure on Income & Growth trust

    Hugo Ure to manage the trust alongside Francis Brooke after serving as assistant manager since 2011.

  7. Crisis? What China crisis?
    Asia Pacific| Mar 23, 2015

    Crisis? What China crisis?

    M&G’s Matthew Vaight sees value in China, saying fears of a hard landing are overblown.

  8. UK| Mar 23, 2015

    Fund Review: Liontrust Special Situations fund

    Top-class fund exhibits courage under fire.

  9. UK| Mar 23, 2015

    Fund review: Artemis UK Special Situations fund

    Fuller valuations in this portfolio, but it still may represent a good proposition.

  10. InterviewfromUK| Mar 23, 2015

    ‘Even at night I’d be on the computer or phone checking’

    Franklin Templeton UK equity manager Colin Morton tells Nyree Stewart he loves his job so much he checks the markets even while on holiday.

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