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Ian McVeigh, Jupiter UK Growth Fund

Lloyds Bank to return to full private ownership

Sun, 23/06/2013 - 15:55

Ian McVeigh (pictured), co-manager of the Jupiter UK Growth Fund comments on recent developments in the UK banking sector… »

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China still has much to offer investors

Wed, 19/06/2013 - 13:51

China’s growth may have declined in recent years. but the country still has much to offer investors, says Jean Médecin, a member of Carmignac Gestion's investment committee… »

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Unrest in Turkey may lead to further market volatility

Thu, 13/06/2013 - 11:46

Alia Yousuf, Head of Emerging Markets at ACPI Investment Managers comments on the ongoing unrest in Turkey… »

Hans Schlaikier, Hedgeweek

HSBC Asia team seeks to double hedge fund assets… JPMorgan hires ex-Credit Suisse banker for new Asia role

Thu, 30/05/2013 - 20:24

HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA), the largest European bank by assets, plans to double its Asia-Pacific prime finance team’s cut of hedge-fund assets in the coming year, said Melvyn Ford, regional head of the business. »

Japanese Yen

Weak yen spells strong profits for Japanese companies

Thu, 30/05/2013 - 08:53

Shogo Maeda, Head of Japanese Equities, comments on whether a weaker yen is leading to profits for Japanese companies… »

Eric Gordon, Brown Advisory

Fracking in the UK

Wed, 22/05/2013 - 12:46

Eric Gordon (pictured), Energy Analyst at Brown Advisory on what the UK can learn from the US to successfully implement fracking to build energy reserves and cut costs… »

Tim Dowling, ING Investment Management

Institutional investors look to credit as bond rates fall

Wed, 22/05/2013 - 12:39

ING Investment Management says that with government bonds yielding 1.5%, institutional funds are increasingly looking for alternatives that manage volatility while returning upwards of 3%… »

Sebastien Danloy, RBC Investor & Treasury Services

What is the AIFMD state of play?

Tue, 21/05/2013 - 13:02

With just over eight weeks to go before the AIFMD transposition deadline, Sebastien Danloy (pictured), Head of Investor Services Europe and Offshore at RBC Investor & Treasury Services, comments on late implementation and its effects on asset managers… »

Gary Gensler, Chairman, CFTC

Final block rule for swaps is critical for transparency

Fri, 17/05/2013 - 12:59

The final block rule for swaps is critical to promoting transparency in this once opaque market, says US Commodity and Futures Commission Chairman, Gary Gensler… »

George Osborne

G7 meeting ‘successful and constructive’, says Osborne

Mon, 13/05/2013 - 12:29

UK Chancellor George Osborne’s closing remarks from the G7 Meeting in Aylesbury… »

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