Andrew Tjaardstra reviews the major mandates from asset managers, pension funds, insurers and banks during the year 2011
The UK power market risks becoming even more of a closed shop unless initiatives to introduce structural change are successful, according to some market experts. Gillian Carr reports
Ongoing uncertainty in global equity markets coupled with regulatory pressures have been at the heart of many UK distributors’ concerns, but Meteor managing director Graham Devile expects the implementation...
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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The deadline for responses to the Financial Services Authority's latest consultation on structured products fell yesterday, January 11. Responses have requested a broader scope and more clarity
A PDF of this article is available The UK structured retail product market shows a strong bias towards the FTSE 100, the main domestic equity index, which comprises the largest 100 stocks listed on the London Stock Exchange. The two peaks of non-FTSE...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future