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The difficulty in judging smart beta

Craig Lazarra, S&P Dow Jones Indices

Fri, 23/09/2016 - 12:00

Craig Lazzara, Global Head of Index Investment Strategy for S&P Dow Jones Indices writes that it is difficult for investors to judge smart beta, as it takes subtlety to evaluate a smart beta strategy against the claims that its vendor make. ...Read more

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Walker Crips appoints executive director and head of compliance

Fri, 23/09/2016 - 09:23

Walker Crips, the investment and wealth management group, has appointed Guy Jackson as executive director to the board and as company secretary with immediate effect. »

Creechurch Capital appoints senior analyst

Fri, 23/09/2016 - 09:22

Discretionary fund manager Creechurch Capital has appointed Iain Ramsay as a senior analyst in its investment team. »

Bahamas leak provides ammunition for HMRC in war against tax evasion

Fri, 23/09/2016 - 09:16

The fresh leak of offshore data from The Bahamas will provide HMRC and other global jurisdictions with further ammunition in the ongoing war against tax evasion, says London accountancy firm Blick Rothenberg. »

RealtyMogul.com closes USD8.2m in multifamily and retail transactions

Fri, 23/09/2016 - 09:14

Following last month’s launch of MogulREIT I, RealtyMogul.com’s first crowdfunded real estate investment trust, the company has closed five transactions in markets across the US. »

Historic UK sea fort to go under the hammer

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 14:45

Lambert Smith Hampton is offering Horse Sands Fort for auction at a guide price of GBP875,000, on behalf of owner Clarenco. »

Is the gold rally finished asks WisdomTree

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 14:31

The latest Short & Leveraged report from WisdomTree finds that the gold rally petered out in August, with prices dipping as investors appraised valuations after seeing double digit gains across the previous two months.  »

Devet Capital on the hunt for new investment management talent

Devet Capital on the hunt for new investment management talent

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 09:31

Systematic alternative investment manager Devet Capital Investments has launched a programme designed to identify and support new investment managers with the eventual aim of including them within the Devet product suite. »

Diamond Hill launches two fixed income mutual funds

Diamond Hill launches two fixed income mutual funds

Thu, 22/09/2016 - 07:46

Diamond Hill Capital Management has launched the Diamond Hill Short Duration Total Return Fund and the Diamond Hill Core Bond Fund. »

Abalena to open UHNWI private members clubs

Wed, 21/09/2016 - 14:32

Abalena Capital, a Hong Kong-based private equity firm, is to establish and operate exclusive seven star, invitation-only premier private members clubs for ultra-high net worth individuals (UHNWI) in London, UAE, Pakistan and New York. »

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