Old Mutual Wealth has decided to rejoin as a member of the Association of British Insurers eight years after the provider decided to withdraw its membership. Old Mutual Wealth left the trade body in 2008. Speaking at the ABI chairman’s dinner in London last night, outgoing chairman Paul Evans announced the firm had been convinced […]
Paul Lewis looks at the issue of investing in gold as the World Gold Council reports that demand for gold has reached a 30-year high. What is gold investment?Is gold an investment? Last week I would have been very tempted to answer “who cares?” as I fondled a kilogram bar a little smaller than […]
Dr. Andrew Lo, Founder and Chief Investment Strategist at AlphaSimplex, discusses how the firm takes into account human behaviour when constructing their portfolio, specifically by embedding the idea of volatility targeting in all of their strategies.
Research suggests England’s house price boom may have hit its peak. Estate agent Haart, which operates around 100 branches, says it sees decreasing demand in the housing market, according to the FT. Haart chief executive Paul Smith says: “We believe the nation has now neared the limit in terms of price rises.” The estate agent […]
Jacob de Tusch-Lec and James Foster, managers of the Artemis Monthly Distribution Fund, discuss recent developments and how the fund is positioned. Click here to see full discussion
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