HEDGE funds outperformed equities but underperformed bonds in the second quarter of 2006, latest figures reveal.
The MSCI Hedge Fund Composite index returned 0.1pc in Q2, down from 5.3pc in the first quarter and against a fall global equities of 0.5pc. World bonds returned 3.2pc. Large hedge funds have outperformed...
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MPs failed to place legislation into the Financial Guidance and Claims bill that would have made pension guidance default, which Just Group director Stephen Lowe said left a "bitter taste".
Aegon has called for the government to double the tax exemption on employer-arranged pension advice, up from £500 to £1,000.
Institutional investor confidence in Europe rose by 8.9 points in April with each region showing growing appetite for risk, according to State Street Global Exchange.