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  1. September 28, 2014

    Pimco says ‘vast majority’ of clients are sticking with it

    Pimco’s management on Sunday said the “vast majority” of clients were sticking with the bond manager after executives began...

  2. September 28, 2014

    Pimco looks to stem outflows after shock exit of Bill Gross

    This weekend was supposed to be the time when Bill Gross was forced out of Pimco. People familiar with the matter said a...

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  1. September 26, 2014

    Pimco: net of Gross

    Bill Gross picked the right 27 years to run a great big fixed income fund. When Pimco’s Total Return Fund set up shop in May...

  2. September 26, 2014

    Live session -- Pimco: Net of Gross

    Bill Gross has left Pimco, the firm he co-founded in 1971 to join Janus Capital; statement here. Lex is very interested in...

  3. September 26, 2014

    Pimco, ex-Gross

    Well, Janus is the Roman god of beginnings and endings. Bill Gross has left Pimco, the firm he co-founded in 1971 to join...

  4. September 26, 2014

    ‘Bond king’ Gross in sudden exit from Pimco after 43-year reign

    Bill Gross, who was crowned the “bond king” for his mastery of fixed income during a 43-year career at Pimco, has resigned...

  5. September 24, 2014

    Pimco’s once nimble Gross slips from favour

    Bill Gross is a man on the back foot. The founder, managing director and chief investment officer of Pimco, the world’s...

  6. September 21, 2014

    Axa joins IFC in developing markets insurance push

    Axa is to partner with the private investment arm of the World Bank in what is set to be the most wide-ranging...

  7. August 8, 2014

    Allianz second-quarter profits rise despite Pimco outflows

    Allianz reported a rise of more than 10 per cent in net income in the second quarter, even as outflows from Pimco were still...

  8. August 1, 2014

    Axa accuses markets of overestimating low interest rates’ impact

    The markets are overestimating the negative impact of continued low interest rates on profits at Axa, according to the...

  9. July 18, 2014

    Airlines face rise in insurance costs

    Airlines are facing a possible rise in insurance premiums after the industry’s latest disaster struck little more than four...

  10. July 8, 2014

    Pimco: Lex in-depth

    Asset management It’s a wrench. You watch your children grow, taking pride in their achievements and helping them through...

  11. beyondbrics

    June 11, 2014

    World Cup and Olympics: bad for Brazil

    Excitement may be building among football fans before Thursday’s first kick-off in the World Cup but most Brazilians, it...

  12. FT Alphaville

    May 14, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE The real fragile five: James Macintosh notes that what used to be the fragile five — ...

  13. May 14, 2014

    Pimco troubles hit Allianz’s net profit

    Investors pulling their money out of Pimco funds took their toll on Allianz's earnings, as the German insurer announced a...

  14. FT Alphaville

    May 7, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE So Socgen is really, absolutely, without doubt committed to Russia, notes Izzy. NEWS...

  15. May 7, 2014

    Investors grill Allianz over Pimco leadership turmoil

    Allianz has endured intense public scrutiny by some of its largest shareholders over its lack of intervention at Pimco, the...

  16. May 4, 2014

    Generali to launch Mittelstand lending

    Generali is poised to move into corporate lending in Europe via a joint deal to finance Germany’s Mittelstand with...

  17. April 29, 2014

    Industry grows impatient as PF2’s teething problems persist

    PF2 was supposed to be the phoenix from the ashes of the much-criticised private finance initiative programme, under which...

  18. March 20, 2014

    Pimco: A sovereign under siege

    When Doug Hodge addresses the quarterly meetings of Pimco’s 2,600-strong staff, he typically signs off with a single word, a...

  19. March 20, 2014

    Further tensions revealed at top of Pimco

    One of three men lined up to be deputy to Bill Gross, the chief investment officer of Pimco, quit on the day his appointment...

  20. March 14, 2014

    Competitive Italian cyclist Greco puts Generali in top gear

    For investors looking for signs of hope in Italy, Mario Greco proved this week that Italy’s largest insurer Generali, where...

  21. March 7, 2014

    Conflicting claims worry Pimco investors

    Pimco investors have expressed concern about the latest outbreak of acrimony in the world’s biggest bond house’s management...

  22. February 27, 2014

    Allianz: the man in the strasse

    You know how it is. You do something as a sideline and it takes on a life of its own. Insurers have always managed money for...

  23. FT Alphaville

    February 27, 2014

    The (early) Lunch Wrap

    Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE We have a caption competition, to celebrate RBS moving in a (‘nother) new direction....

  24. February 27, 2014

    Allianz hit by outflows at Pimco arm

    The chief executive of Allianz has warned of the dangers of interfering too much in its US fund subsidiary Pimco in the wake...

  25. FT Alphaville

    February 26, 2014

    The Closer

    FURTHER FURTHER READING -”Keynes’ theory, in other words, is just as compatible with small, lean governments as it is with...

  26. February 26, 2014

    Allianz shareholders urge action on Pimco arm

    Investors in Allianz are calling on the insurer to take action amid concerns over the health of its US fund business Pimco,...

  27. February 11, 2014

    Allianz buys 8% stake in Bayern Munich for €110m

    German insurer Allianz is paying €110m for a stake in Bayern Munich, reigning Champions League holders and one of the...

  28. February 9, 2014

    Insurer and Oxford university link for catastrophe study

    One of the biggest Lloyd’s of London insurers is teaming up with Oxford university to study the dangers of relying on...

  29. January 26, 2014

    Insurers shake up disaster modelling

    Insurers are aiming to transform the way in which natural disasters are modelled with a groundbreaking system of their own...

  30. January 26, 2014

    Pimco able to ‘cope’ with El-Erian departure

    Pimco, the world’s largest bond house, will be able to cope “comfortably” with last week’s shock departure of Mohamed...

  31. January 24, 2014

    Second surprise exit for El-Erian

    Mohamed El-Erian’s surprise resignation this week as chief executive of Pimco, the world’s biggest bond investor, was not...

  32. The World

    January 24, 2014

    From the tech backlash to Rouhani being the real deal: Lionel Barber's 5 Davos takeaways

    I arrived in VIP-full Davos with one prediction in mind: 2014 will be the year the world returns to normality or at least...

  33. January 22, 2014

    Pimco / Allianz: El-Erian departs

    “Batteries 110% charged,” Bill Gross tweeted after news that Mohamed El-Erian was leaving Pimco. They better be. He was...

  34. FT Alphaville

    January 22, 2014

    The 6am London Cut

    Mohamed El-Erian, one of the world’s best known institutional investors, resigned as chief executive of Pimco on Tuesday as...

  35. January 21, 2014

    El-Erian’s exit adds to risks at Pimco

    The unexpected departure of Mohamed El-Erian as chief executive of Pimco poses a threat to investor confidence in the fund...

  36. December 5, 2013

    Zurich: aiming high

    So what would you prefer – a company that sets no public targets and so never risks missing them, or one that sets targets...

  37. November 26, 2013

    China, the world’s fastest-growing insurance market, opens doors to foreign groups

    If there are any doubts about the potential riches of the Chinese market for foreign insurers, the case of Zurich Insurance...

  38. FT Alphaville

    November 11, 2013

    It's a good job the only word that rhymes with passive is massive

    Although huge, all conquering, dollar-scooping behemoths of asset management would also seem to work. Towers Watson and...

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