New UAE code to end ‘shocking’ fees

Concerns that financial advisers are ripping off investors

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Passive managers may have to combat governance shortfalls more actively in investee companies
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Two groups attempting to create a standardised methodology for comparing performance across mandates

Arbitrage in the electronic jungle

John Plender finds a marketplace fragmented by computerised reactions to short-term price movements

Investors vow to raise FTSE 250 diversity

Companies with all-male boards will face significant pressure

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Katherine Garrett-Cox prepares for showdown

Collision with US hedge fund Elliott just days away

Compulsory stewardship moves closer

Passive houses may have to play more active governance role

Small Swiss fund houses face extinction

Tighter regulation forcing asset managers to close or merge

Chaotic pensions measurement tamed

Attempts under way to create standard performance comparison

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Stop the financial transaction tax. Again

The previous death of the FTT lacked a sanity clause, says John Dizard

Bond liquidity fears hit asset managers

State Street says cash is being hoarded because of stress tests

HSBC determined to stand by leadership

Bank’s annual meeting expected to be stormy


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