AMERICAS- S&P Indices has launched its first in a series of indices designed to measure the performance of the Chilean, Columbian and Peruvian stock exchanges.
The index will assess the returns from large liquid stocks trading on the Mercado Integrado Latino Americano (MILA Integrated Market) platform created by the Chile, Colombia and Peru stock exchanges...
The Office for National Statistics is to launch an additional measure of consumer prices inflation which includes housing costs.
Helen Fowler finds a flurry of activity in alternative indices over the past year reflects how these strategies are becoming much more mainstream
Global Pensions talks to David Morris of GWA about fundamental indexing
The FTSE 100 dipped to a low of 4971.46 at 9:34 this morning, before beginning a period of steady growth through the morning - ending slightly up by 12:30.
LATIN AMERICA - Dutch firm ING Groep has agreed to sell its Latin America pension and life insurance business for €2.7bn ($4bn) to Colombian firm Grupo de Inversiones Suramericana (GRUPOSURA).