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LGT Vestra
Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Looking back over the first half of 2016, the FTSE 100 index increased by 6.7 percent when dividend payments are taken into account. However, this positive performance disguises the substantial equity market volatility seen in February, and again following the Brexit decision in June.

PwC Private Company Services
Thursday, July 21, 2016

UK economic growth had already slowed from around 3 percent in 2014 to around 2 percent before the EU referendum due to slower global growth, but the vote to leave the EU is likely to lead to a significant further slowdown.

North Sky Capital
Thursday, July 14, 2016

Impact investing has gone mainstream. The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), which regulates single-employer and multi-employer private pension plans, now officially agrees.

Friday, July 8, 2016

A growing trend among healthcare organizations is to evaluate and/or invest in private equity funds or directly in companies focusing on opportunities in the healthcare industry.

Abbot Downing
Friday, July 8, 2016

Corporate America is doing it, so why shouldn’t individual and institutional investors do it too? In this case, it refers to creating a so-called “fortress balance sheet” that provides protection and downside risk management by holding excess cash and cash alternatives to retain liquidity.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

The nascent market for green bonds saw a growth spurt in 2014 with issuance tripling from a year earlier, surpassing $38 billion. The growth in green bonds comes amid greater awareness of climate change and expanding investor appetite for environmentally-aware investment products.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Investing strategies encompassing responsible investing are expanding rapidly amid greater interest from asset managers, pension plans, endowments and foundations, and plan participants.

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

On a timely visit to London following the United Kingdom's vote to exit the European Union, the Pitcairn team had the opportunity to interview Wigmore Association partner, Marc Hendriks, Chief Investment Officer of Sandaire Investment Officer about what Brexit could mean to global investors.

Dillon Gage
Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Once an investor decides to allocate to metals, questions often arise concerning “How do I buy gold and what are the best practices around ownership?” Several steps will lead to an informed decision and illuminate how best to tailor a strategy to meet your needs and protect your wealth.

Wells Fargo Investment Institute
Friday, July 1, 2016

The United Kingdom’s “Brexit” vote to leave the European Union (EU) triggered a heightened level of market volatility that had several implications for stocks, bonds, currencies, and commodities.