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    1. 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...

    2. 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...

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    1. Brazil & the US 2013

      Politics put to one side in sign of closer ties...
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    1. 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 the...

    2. 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 in...

    3. 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 Zurich...

    4. 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 at...

    5. 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 Time...

    6. 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 niche...

    7. 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 big...

    8. 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 to...

    9. February 16, 2014

      Movers & shakers: February 17

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

    10. 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...

    11. 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 the...

    12. 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 of...

    13. September 22, 2013

      New funds: September 23

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

    14. 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...

    15. 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 the...

    16. 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...

    17. 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 fund at...

    18. 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 the...

    19. August 17, 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...

    20. 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 bank to...

    21. 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 commodities...

    22. 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 largest...

    23. 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 criticism...

    24. 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 had...

    25. November 24, 2010

      Money managers asked for paperwork

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

    26. June 19, 2010

      Round two for the noisy minority at the Pru

      It gives me little satisfaction to begin my first column for the Financial Times with a fresh tale of woe about Prudential,...

    27. June 19, 2010

      Roll on round two for the noisy minority at the Pru

      It gives me little satisfaction to begin my first column for the Financial Times with a fresh tale of woe about Prudential,...

    28. June 5, 2010

      Only 15 hours to round up investor backing

      Nic Nicandrou was thrust into one of the most important jobs of his life last week, when the Prudential's chief financial...

    29. May 30, 2010

      AIG and Pru locked in talks on rescue price

      Prudential and AIG were locked in talks on Sunday trying to thrash out a rescue price for the US insurer’s Asian businesses,...

    30. April 28, 2010

      Prudential's poll heaps pressure on its party leader

      Lofty ambition, a high-sounding manifesto for change, floating voters, media gossip. The campaign to persuade investors to...

    31. April 27, 2010

      Prudential poll heaps pressure on leader

      Lofty ambition, a high-sounding manifesto for change, floating voters, media gossip. The campaign to persuade investors to...

    32. August 22, 2009

      Balearic blow-ins

      It was destination Formentera in the Balearic Islands by the end of the week for luxury yacht owners, including retailer...

    33. June 14, 2009

      Hedge fund fervour fizzles

      Hedge funds have dropped off the radar of investor relations teams, according to Extel’s annual analyst survey . “Hedge...

    34. May 7, 2009

      Partner search drags Vialogy

      Vialogy , a provider of software to the oil industry, was under pressure after admitting it was seeking a new partner for...

    35. March 23, 2009

      More job losses at money managers

      US money managers are preparing another round of job losses, and are seeking to cut costs even further as investor...

    36. March 22, 2009

      More job losses at money managers

      US money managers are preparing another round of job losses, and are seeking to cut costs even further as investor...

    37. FT Alphaville

      February 17, 2009

      Who controls the stock market, or, physicists do it differently

      Imagine a group of physicists looked into the global financial industry. What remarkable things could they find? Covariance...

    38. February 4, 2009

      Xstrata eases fears of overpayment in rights issue deal

      Xstrata and Kazakhmys led the blue-chip risers yesterday as miners helped push the FTSE 100 sharply higher. Xstrata jumped...

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