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  1. September 21, 2014

    Movers & shakers: September 22

    • Vontobel, the SFr172bn Swiss asset manager, has hired Valentina Chen as a portfolio manager within its emerging markets...

  2. FT Alphaville

    September 15, 2014

    This is BABA. When's the crash?

    This of course is Alibaba, the Cayman e-commerce site. Click the image above for the SEC filing; click the image below for...

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  1. beyondbrics

    August 29, 2014

    Guest post: whatever happened to globalisation?

    By Eric Lascelles of RBC Global Asset Management Globalisation was an unstoppable force over the past quarter century,...

  2. August 20, 2014

    RBC GAM hires international CEO

    RBC Global Asset Management, the $305bn asset management arm of Royal Bank of Canada, announced on Wednesday that Clive...

  3. FT Alphaville

    August 19, 2014

    Further reading

    Elsewhere on Tuesday, - “The Oakley Country Club would seem to be the biggest hotbed of alleged insider trading since SAC...

  4. August 12, 2014

    BlackRock hires Canada’s deputy finance minister

    Canada’s deputy finance minister Jean Boivin is to join BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, as deputy chief...

  5. August 4, 2014

    El Niño affects FX as well as commodities

    “Currency forecasting is fraught with enough difficulties already,” says Adam Cole at RBC, “without making it subordinate to...

  6. July 29, 2014

    BP: watch your steppe

    Half a century ago, MC Escher cleverly depicted a staircase that circled perpetually upward. The Dutch lithographer must...

  7. July 27, 2014

    Nixon leaves Royal Bank of Canada after long and profitable run

    Unlike most people who have run a big bank for more than a decade, it is hard to find many critics of Gordon Nixon, who will...

  8. July 15, 2014

    Pavlovian-style forex trading in decline

    Forex trading used to be so simple. For a few years after the financial crisis many currencies moved within starkly...

  9. July 11, 2014

    UK construction shrinks sharply

    Americas Canada lost 9,400 jobs in June, official figures showed on Friday, muddying the picture for the country’s central...

  10. June 27, 2014

    Boardroom trades June 28

    A fourfold rise took shares in printing technology group Xaar to above 1,160p last year. But profit takers got to work in...

  11. June 23, 2014

    UK Financial Investments appoints Barclays banker to board

    The government body that manages taxpayer stakes in bailed-out banks has appointed a former Barclays investment banker to...

  12. June 20, 2014

    Canadian inflation up as UK public finances deficit widens

    Americas Canada: Official figures released on Friday showed that retail sales jumped more than forecast in April, while...

  13. June 18, 2014

    Asia set to overtake North America in wealth stakes

    Asia is on the brink of overtaking North America as the largest wealth management market in the world, as growth in the...

  14. June 10, 2014

    Better life for insurers as pensions megadeals take off

    Another month, another pensions insurance megadeal. Total this week unveiled an agreement to insure three-fifths of its...

  15. FT Alphaville

    May 15, 2014

    The downside to the Loonie's new-found popularity

    Is reserve currency status really the “exorbitant privilege” it is so often called? To policymakers at the Bank of Canada –...

  16. May 9, 2014

    Canada unemployment rises

    Americas Canada: Almost 30,000 people lost their jobs in April, according to Statistics Canada – a drop that will feed...

  17. May 4, 2014

    RBC fund chief bets on Canada brand

    I had high hopes for my interview with George Lewis, the chairman of RBC Global Asset Management, who also happens to be one...

  18. April 28, 2014

    Globe-trotting managers put down roots

    David Moyes’ ejection as the boss of Manchester United football club has sparked a lot of fuss – not least in the debate...

  19. April 21, 2014

    Arm Holdings: a leg up

    No company has the smarts for phones like Arm Holdings, the UK-based chip designer. The smartphone market has burgeoned into...

  20. April 6, 2014

    Movers & shakers: April 7

    ● Pascal Thorens has moved to RBC Investor & Treasury Services, part of Royal Bank of Canada, as managing director for...

  21. FT Alphaville

    March 28, 2014

    The capex call

    Like other parts of the US economic recovery — housing, the labour market — capital expenditures by companies have been a...

  22. March 10, 2014

    Verizon Communications returns with $4.5bn bond sale

    Verizon Communications returned to capital markets on Monday with the sale of $4.5bn in bonds, in its first debt offer since...

  23. FT Alphaville

    March 10, 2014

    The 6am London Cut

    Markets: Asia’s major bourses fell into the red on disappointing economic data from China and Japan, while the Chinese...

  24. March 9, 2014

    RBC rapped over ‘staple financing’ advice

    A Delaware judge has ruled against Royal Bank of Canada over advice the lender gave in the 2011 buyout of an ambulance...

  25. March 3, 2014

    Uranium: glow with it

    The reaction is easy to understand. The price of uranium for use in nuclear reactors – U3O8 – has halved during the past...

  26. FT Alphaville

    March 3, 2014

    Further reading

    Elsewhere on Monday, - TED gently points out the problems with Hamilton Nolan’s hedgie polemic. - The economic future of...

  27. FT Alphaville

    February 18, 2014

    Which macroeconomists missed the Global Financial Collapse and when did they miss it

    Noah Smith argues that professional macroeconomists have done a fine job since the Global Financial Crisis of incorporating...

  28. MBA blog

    February 13, 2014

    A chat with Insead's Jean Dermine on banking and the future roles of MBAs

    My classmate Coralie Gache, a banker formerly with BNP Paribas, and I had a quick chat with Professor Jean Dermine, Insead’s...

  29. February 12, 2014

    Carney’s salutary change of mind

    Mark Carney became governor of the Bank of England on the understanding that he would shake up monetary policy in Britain....

  30. January 22, 2014

    Treat Bank of England’s guidance with scepticism

    Mark Carney is smart and easy to understand, but can drone on for hours about abstruse issues when he wants to avoid a...

  31. January 16, 2014

    Canada dollar tumbles to near four-year low

    For years, Canadian manufacturers have been suffering the effects of a currency pumped up by demand for the country’s...

  32. January 8, 2014

    Canada dollar takes a sharp tumble

    Pop, and it’s gone. Traders are pounding on the Canadian dollar after it finally decisively breached resistance around the...

  33. FT Alphaville

    December 16, 2013

    Men can live on TMT shares alone

    16 December 2013 TMT INVESTMENTS PLC (“TMT” or the “Company”) Cash-for-shares swap by senior management TMT announces that...

  34. December 15, 2013

    Royal Bank of Canada considers spinning off prop trading units

    Royal Bank of Canada, the country’s biggest bank by market capitalisation, is considering spinning off of parts of its...

  35. December 6, 2013

    Rotman announces senior Bank of Canada figure as next dean

    The University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management has named Tiff Macklem, senior deputy governor of the Bank of...

  36. December 5, 2013

    RBC chief Gordon Nixon to retire next year

    Royal Bank of Canada, the country’s biggest bank by market capitalisation, said its chief executive and president Gordon...

  37. December 2, 2013

    Commodity currencies go their separate ways

    There was a time in the not so distant past when better data out of China, such as Monday’s manufacturing survey, would have...

  38. November 17, 2013

    Movers & shakers: November 18

    ● The Alternative Investment Management Association, the trade group representing the hedge fund industry, has appointed...

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