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Bank of England paper uses BIS banking stats to show potential for cross-border contagion has been rising for past two decades, reaching its apogee at the time of the Lehman Brothers’ collapse
Combining positive screening and sector exclusion to provide exposure to a broad universe of sustainable stocks, iShares has launched a series of ETFs using Dow Jones sustainability indexes as the basis....
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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BNP Paribas is positive on equities for the year ahead, with huge discounts making European equities particularly attractive in 2011.
UK investors regained their taste for risk in 2010, with a rising market benefiting from more capital-at-risk products, according to figures from Future Value Consultants.
Influential parliamentary committee calls for Bank of England (BoE) executive directors’ votes to be transferred to external members, citing amount of power vested in central bank
London remained the biggest financial centre for foreign exchange in 2010 according to semi-annual volume figures published in the UK and US on January 31, despite speculation it might be overtaken as a result of the UK government’s clampdown on bonuses....
The London Stock Exchange’s derivatives platform EDX London has begun listing dividend futures on six Russian stocks.
The month-on-month change in all three of the European FVC indexes is positive, with the largest rise in the Accelerated Growth index, the performance is almost identical to the benchmark Eurostoxx 50 index. The Eurostoxx 50 fell by almost 6% between...
As if one needed reminding, the precariousness of the economic recovery was recently underlined by two events. First, UK data showed GDP growth in the country had declined 0.5% in the fourth quarter of last year. The figure and strong fall were unexpected...
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