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June 16, 2017 11:27 AM GMT

Scaled down MSCI proposal bodes well for China

Each of the past few years, China’s A-Shares looked to be added to the MSCI Emerging Markets index, only to be disappointed, but inclusion this time around looks more likely.

June 15, 2017 9:31 AM GMT

Don’t write off active managers just yet

Active managers faced growing criticism at Fund Forum in Berlin with concerns over cost, performance and technology, but are they down and out or poised for a comeback in the future?

June 06, 2017 10:25 AM GMT

Too Big to Ignore: Are asset managers becoming banks?

At what point does an asset manager become a systemically important financial institution (SIFI), a regulatory designation that carries with it enhanced reporting, liquidity and risk management oversight, stress testing obligations and balance sheet capital requirements?

May 19, 2017 10:09 AM GMT

The return of the Tobin Tax

After a recent lull in interest, transaction taxes could be back on the political menu.