While it is difficult to be anything more than mildly hopeful about the outlook for Europe, there are several good reasons to be cheerful about the US economy. This is in spite of the white-knuckle ride of the fiscal cliff negotiations and the continuing budget wrangling.
While political negotiations in the US may be melodramatic, it is important to keep them in perspective. Artemis Global Select Fund co-manager Simon Edelsten says: “None of the packages currently being...
The local government pension scheme (LGPS) pools have come under fire for not including member representation on governance boards to oversee the radical changes.
Neil Woodford has decided to permanently abolish staff bonuses at his firm Woodford Investment Management as he believes they can "distort behaviour".
It is important not to assume the size of a master trust is an automatic indicator of how well governed it is, according to Duncan Howorth.
Industry officials have called for asset manager reward systems to be axed in favour of higher flat salaries, in order to discourage short-termism.