At a time in which the developed world is on the precipice of a recession that “will be remembered in a hundred years”, several high-profile fund managers were recently stripped of their Alpha Manager status by FE for being too bearish. Hedge fund manager and founder of Odey Asset Management Crispin Odey recently issued a […]
Oil importers are set to reap the rewards of the price falls while exporters could be in serious trouble if prices remain low.
City Asset Management’s James Calder opts for ‘eclectic mix’ of alternative mandates rather than hoarding cash.
India’s new leader introduces reforms to restore business and consumer confidence.
Having founded his own business nine years ago, Stuart Mitchell, the former European equity manager at JO Hambro Investment Management, says he is now almost unemployable at any other fund management group. A month after leaving JOHIM in March 2005, Mitchell realised a long-held dream by setting up his own venture – SW Mitchell Capital. […]
The £623.5m Fidelity China Special Situations investment trust may see a move away from banks and a boost to industrials exposure when Dale Nicholls takes over the portfolio following Anthony Bolton’s retirement next year. Speaking at the Fidelity Asia Investment Insight Forum in Hong Kong this week, Nicholls said while there are no large differences in […]
The foreign exchange market offers an excellent source of diversification where a huge range of participants can optimise their risk/reward profiles as they exploit currency divergences
Justin Urquhart Stewart reveals how discovering he was the ‘world’s worst barrister’ and being shot and seriously wounded in Uganda led him to his calling in finance and co-founding Seven Investment Management. Interview by Beth Brearley.
Kunal Desai is manager of the Neptune India fund. His diary runs from 21-27 April.
Property funds are at last converting to the more investor-friendly Paif structure now that administrative hurdles have been resolved and a capital gains tax risk has been removed
Which IHT strategies have been confirmed as exempt from the Government’s crackdown on artificial tax avoidance?
The CII’s AF3 pension paper is key for many advisers. Here are some top tips tips for getting through the exam successfully