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Shrimp wars: the Indian commodity that could get caught in the net

As the world’s two largest economies exchange tit for tat, putting tariffs on key goods, the impact of president Donald Trump’s policies are being felt at the periphery by a commodity not that widely discussed.

Predicting the future: a problem in asset management

It's crucial that firms have a grasp on where things are heading so they can remain competitive, says Neill Vanlint of GoldenSource Corporation.

Surprise at Mifid II ‘bill shock’ warning

If you were confused about the statement from Electronic Research Interchange (Eric) warning fund firms could be facing unexpected research costs, you are not alone.

Cohen & Steers: rate misconception masking Reits opportunity

Investors have been consistently wrong about Reits and their relationship to interest rates, writes Thomas Bohjalian, head of US real estate at Cohen & Steers

Secret CEO: FCA fund remedy approach is 'fundamentally flawed'

Our Secret CEO is disappointed by the FCA's poor understanding of asset management businesses following last week's policy statement.

'We're not Beaufort Securities!' Dealing with mistaken identity

How firms can deal with a case of mistaken corporate identity?

Why Thesis centralised its fund research function

Since he was profiled in 2014, Thesis Asset Management’s Matthew Hoggarth has been promoted to head of research and has embraced machine learning.

Talent and time zones lure foreign firms to the UK

American investment manager Resolute said the best multi-asset firms across the world are found in the UK.

Why are wealth firms aggressively targeting Scotland?

Scotland has become one of the major zones of the wealth battlefield. The country has proved especially attractive to international banks.

What will a Labour government mean for UK investors?

What Jeremy Corbyn will mean for UK-focused fund managers.

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