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Luca Paolini, Pictet Asset Management

ECB enters uncharted territory

Luca Paolini, Chief Strategist at Pictet Asset Management, comments on the ECB monetary stimulus changes and asset allocation response… »


Neil Williams, Hermes Fund Managers

ECB moves are a step in the right direction

Neil Williams (pictured), Chief Economist, Hermes Fund Managers, comments on the European Central Bank’s (ECB) decision to cut interest rates… »


Stephen Bowles, Schroders

The Queen's Speech – Collective DC is a bridge too far

Schroders' Head of Defined Contribution, Stephen Bowles (pictured), comments on the Queen's speech… »


Hector McNeil, Boost ETP

S&L ETPs are structurally sound

Hector McNeil, Co-CEO of Boost ETP, responds to Larry Fink’s recent criticism of leveraged exchange traded funds… »


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No surprises with Japan data

Nathan Gibbs, Japanese Equities Fund Manager at Schroders, comments on the impact of recent Japanese retail sales and inflation data for the country's economy… »


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Will Japan escape from deflation?

Genzo Kimura, Economist, SuMi TRUST, looks at whether Japan can finally move out of deflation… »


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Supreme Court LLP 'whistle-blowing' ruling is good news

Michelle Chance, Partner, Employment and Partnership law, at Kingsley Napley LLP comments on the Supreme Court judgment determining that LLP members should be defined as workers in respect of the Public Interest Disclosure Act 1998… »


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BJP landslide represents a ‘mandate for growth’

Steven O’Hanlon, Head of Fixed Income at ACPI Investment Managers comments on what the Indian election result means for investors as BJP wins a landslide victory… »


Maarten-Jan Bakkum, Senior Emerging Market Strategist, ING Investment Management

China’s national property bubble driving down growth momentum to lowest of all emerging economies

With rumours of a Chinese national property bubble set to imminently burst, and continued negative growth figures, Maarten-Jan Bakkum (pictured), Senior Emerging Market Strategist at ING Investment Management (ING IM) offers his views on this country’s rapidly declining outlook. »


Rebecca Healey, TABB Group

'Flash Boy' frenzy hits London: A disappointing story

The Michael Lewis PR machine hit London last week, leaving a trail of obfuscation in its wake. According to TABB Group Europe’s senior research analyst Rebecca Healey, Lewis describes a buy side unaware of what’s happening in the market. However, this hapless bunch of individuals he portrays is not representative of the industry… »


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