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House price growth slows to 0.1%

Nationwide’s latest house price survey shows a 0.1 per cent increase in July, the slowest pace of growth since April 2006.


Nick Sheridan

The manager of the New Star European values fund tells how he made a life-changing decision to take on the role but how the contrasting styles of the European team will drive the fund forward. He talks to Chris Salih about his method of stock selection which he has developed over the years

MGI won’t overload mandates

Mercer Global Investors says manager of managers is a such a scaleable strategy that it will never take between more than two to five managers to run a portfolio.

HIPs criticised for not detailing flood risk

Home Information Packs have come under fire for failing to require sellers to admit if their home is a flood risk.Conservatives have said that the scheme was “utterly untrustworthy and misleading” because new figures showed that one in ten new houses had been built on flood plains.A parliamentary written answer reveals that 10 per cent […]

Torquil Clark duo plan new venture

Torquil Clark Life Insurance directors Jason King and Simon Platt have quit the firm to set up a new venture.King and Platt co-founded Life Policies Direct in 1999, which was later acquired by Torquil Clark in 2004.The pair have not yet announced details of the planned business but say it is unlikely to launch until […]

China: growth defence or another debt-fuelled boom?

By Douglas Turnbull, Head of Chinese Equities at Neptune Following recent stimulus efforts from Beijing, Neptune’s Douglas Turnbull examines how the government’s long-term reform agenda can be balanced with supporting growth and addressing structural challenges, and the investment opportunities arising from this.Click here to read more Important information: Investment Risks Neptune funds may have a […]


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