Committee says UK government must ‘urgently plug policy gap’ on pricing of carbon emissions
Investment reached a decade high in 2017, while fundraising is at its highest since 2008
Solution was deemed better way to derisk than moving away from equities
FTSE 100-listed insurer said it wanted to “do the right thing”
Strategic 70% equities allocation means fluctuations mainly determined by global stock markets, says CEO
Finland’s top pension insurers both posted losses in Q1 but alternative investments dampened effect of weak equities
The European Commission and the UK regulator have called for greater co-operation between the UK and the EU to prevent a possible “cliff edge” that could jeopardise the financial services sector across Europe.
Significant losses experienced in 2017 from concentrated hurricane risk
EU to act as cornerstone investor in bid to attract outside investors
Four years after Michael Lewis’s Flash Boys, questions about high-frequency trading remain
12 months away from Brexit, IPE looks at what the decision to leave the EU has – and hasn’t – done for the pensions and investment sectors
MPs say regulators should be required to produce climate adaptation reports as expert group presents raft of policy proposals
Investing into a market with such high valuations presents a challenge
Market professionals are divided on the likely impact of rate rises on the equity markets
The new economy in the US is dominated by large tech firms that are still growing
The US president has followed through on many, although far from all, of his policy pledges
European equities look set to catch up with other developed markets this year after recent underperformance
European small caps could continue to do well in the prevailing economic and political environment
The healthy state of private equity markets is drawing interest from investors ranging from high-net-worth individuals and family offices to public markets, mega-funds and Asian firms
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The bout of marked market volatility in February prompted a heated debate: were financial markets close to a Minsky moment?
Taking a consolidated view of taxation not only removes compliance headaches for asset managers but can also give them an edge over other industry players
Emerging markets have changed enormously since their advent as distinct category in the 1980s
Investing in convertible bonds is a long-only strategy requiring investors to monitor a raft of factors