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    1. April 11, 2016

      Active asset managers knocked by shift to passive strategies

      The deteriorating ability of money managers to beat their indices has led to investors accelerating a shift towards...

    2. February 3, 2016

      Dimon-led governance project a tough sell

      US campaigners for improved shareholder rights may well be sceptical of a new set of corporate governance principles...

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    1. Brazil & the US 2013

      Politics put to one side in sign of closer ties...
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    1. February 1, 2016

      Top US financial groups hold secret summits on long-termism

      The world’s largest asset managers have held secret summit meetings to hammer out proposals for improving public...

    2. January 3, 2016

      Movers & shakers: January 4

      • Pictet Wealth Management has appointed Cesar Perez Ruiz as chief investment officer. Mr Ruiz will move in March to...

    3. November 22, 2015

      Movers and shakers: November 23

      • Mark Richards has joined JPMorgan Asset Management as a strategist in the global multi-asset solutions group. Mr...

    4. October 25, 2015

      The week: October 26

      • The Bank of England signalled last week that it was still considering introducing stress tests for asset managers....

    5. July 26, 2015

      The week: July 27

      • Jim Rothenberg, chairman of Capital Group, the investment management giant, has died at the age of 69, the company...

    6. July 22, 2015

      Capital Group considers Armour as successor to chairman

      Tim Armour, the leading candidate to assume the chairmanship of Capital Group, has taken a prominent role in the...

    7. July 21, 2015

      Capital Group head Rothenberg dies at 69

      Jim Rothenberg, chairman of investment management giant Capital Group, has died at the age of 69, the company said on...

    8. March 8, 2015

      Movers & shakers: March 9

      Chris Kaashoek (pictured) is returning to his old stomping ground, Kempen Capital Management, as senior portfolio...

    9. March 1, 2015

      Movers & shakers: March 2

      Private equity group Warburg Pincus has a new senior adviser. Andrew Higginson already holds three chairman roles, at...

    10. January 25, 2015

      The week: January 26

      C Nine big fund managers, led by Fidelity, will launch a dark pool for equity trading. The project, called Luminex,...

    11. January 19, 2015

      Big fund managers form new dark pool equity trading venue

      Nine of the world’s largest fund managers are launching a new dark pool for equity trading, in an attempt to prevent...

    12. December 7, 2014

      Publicity-shy Capital Group finds its voice

      Capital Group, the troubled yet still vast US asset manager, is at least doing better than the previous occupant of its...

    13. December 7, 2014

      Greek radical left spooks global bond investors

      Investors are increasingly worried about the outcome of Greece’s forthcoming presidential election, which could enable...

    14. December 4, 2014

      Capital Group cuts Aviva stake amid takeover of Friends Life

      One of Aviva’s largest institutional shareholders has slashed its investment in the insurer by more than two-thirds in...

    15. November 30, 2014

      Fund houses in cluster bomb ‘hall of shame’

      BlackRock, Vanguard, Capital Group, T Rowe Price and Temasek have topped a list of the worst-offending fund companies...

    16. October 26, 2014

      Movers & shakers: October 27

      Capital Group, the $1.4tn US asset manager, has hired Katja Wiechers (pictured) as a business development manager in...

    17. October 8, 2014

      Capital Group raps activists for pushing share buybacks

      One of the world’s largest fund managers has hit out at activist investors for pressuring companies to buy back shares...

    18. Business Blog

      July 16, 2014

      Murdoch offers money - but not control - for Time Warner

      Rupert Murdoch is not exactly putting his money where his mouth is with 21st Century Fox’s unsolicited $80bn offer for...

    19. July 11, 2014

      Fidelity loses ground to index trackers

      The world’s largest active fund managers, Fidelity and Capital Group, are losing market share to index trackers and...

    20. April 29, 2014

      Eurobank rights issue returns Greek lender to private hands

      Eurobank has pulled off one of the biggest capital raisings in Greek history, attracting more than €7bn of orders from...

    21. March 23, 2014

      Movers & shakers: March 24

      ● Alexandra Altinger has been appointed as chief executive of SandAire, which is joining forces with Lord North Street...

    22. February 16, 2014

      Movers & shakers: February 17

      ● James O’Neill has moved to Legal & General Property as head of international distribution from Grosvenor Fund...

    23. FT Alphaville

      January 15, 2014

      Keep an eye on Dow Chemical

      After we took a close look at the record of Dow chief exec Andrew Liveris in November, we thought the critique had sunk...

    24. November 11, 2013

      Capital Group questions how indices are used

      The rise of the multinational has transformed the corporate landscape in the past half-century. Now, the inventor of...

    25. September 29, 2013

      Movers & shakers: September 30

      ● Kames Capital has appointed Martin Davis as chief executive. Mr Davis moves from his previous role as chief executive...

    26. September 22, 2013

      New funds: September 23

      ● Aberdeen Asset Management has unveiled two new funds investing in government and frontier market bonds. The Global...

    27. September 19, 2013

      Humbled Capital Group pledges shake-up

      Capital Group, the US equity fund management group whose fortunes have ebbed since the credit crisis, has promised to...

    28. May 16, 2013

      Education: Institutions poised to capitalise on an expanding middle class

      Along the six-lane highway that runs through Rio’s vast southwestern district of Barra da Tijuca, it is easy to spot...

    29. December 23, 2012

      Capital Group opposes bank debt plan

      Capital Group, one of the world’s largest asset managers, has been quietly lobbying in Washington against an expected...

    30. March 4, 2012

      Tesco prices Thai property fund IPO

      Tesco, the world’s third-biggest retailer by sales, has priced the initial public offering of its Thailand property...

    31. February 4, 2012

      Americans are just arriving at the House of Gaman

      From Mr Zachary Pessin. Sir, Reading Gillian Tett’s thoughts on stress struck a chord, as I too was living in Tokyo in...

    32. August 18, 2011

      Foster’s rejects SABMiller’s hostile bid

      Foster’s, the Australian brewer, on Thursday sought to fend off a hostile takeover bid from SABMiller, dismissing the...

    33. July 27, 2011

      Irish government stake in BoI to fall by half

      The Irish government’s stake in Bank of Ireland is set to fall by more than half, making it the only troubled Irish...

    34. June 2, 2011

      Glencore aims to win over detractors

      Glencore is like Marmite, the British breakfast spread that consumers either love or hate. The world’s largest...

    35. April 13, 2011

      Investors in Glencore bonds set for windfall

      Investors in Glencore’s convertible bonds stand to nearly double their investment in only 18 months as the world’s...

    36. April 12, 2011

      City investor chiefs back banking revamp

      City fund managers have broadly welcomed the reform drive sweeping Britain’s banking sector, in spite of vocal...

    37. February 9, 2011

      Glencore’s bashful bondholders

      When Glencore issued a convertible bond in December 2009, the world’s largest commodities trader said the $2.2bn issue...

    38. November 24, 2010

      Money managers asked for paperwork

      Money managers at SAC Capital Advisors, Citadel, Janus Capital and Wellington Management have received requests for...

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