Playing it safe
The Italian structured products market is seeing a pick-up as institutional investors demand exposure to physical assets and credit
In this white paper, Gordon Russell, Global Head of Risk at Broadridge Investment Management Solutions argues that the chances of survival in this new environment will be greater for funds that implement solutions to efficiently and cost-effectively manage data and risk.
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Poor equity market performance is driving investors into alternative asset classes such as utilities, gold and dividends in the search for stable returns
Ex-UBS trader Adoboli's plea hearing has been adjourned until December
The fixed-income flash crash
The Swiss bank has named the heads of its global equities structuring operations, increasing its collection of former Deutsche Bank executives in the process
Investors should avoid dumping risky assets despite concerns over slow growth and eurozone debt, according to a BarCap report, as opportunities may arise in equities and credit later this year
Investors turn to hybrid equity strategies as volatilities descend to three-year lows
Investors' expectations of global growth have dipped, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey of fund managers
Crunch time for convertibles
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.