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Passive peril: Is index ownership bad for businesses?
New research suggests that the rise of passive ownership could be undermining corporate activity.
Why investors should watch the weather
Early February brought freezing weather and equity markets began to shiver, before bouncing back as March saw the sun come out to play
A new passive approach to track earnings momentum
Will the Big Mo switch from price to earnings in 2018? A new ETF is betting on it
Can ETFs offer a Woodford alternative?
There are hundreds of great active UK equity income funds. Can ETFs give them a run for their money?
Are factors the key to being market neutral?
Can a passive approach help if you want to hedge your market bets?
Is gender an alpha generator?
The war of the genders has spilled over into passive investing
Like drugs? Try this new ETF for beaten-up biotech
Biotech share prices are down in the dumps; a new ETF may provide a timely entry point
Managed futures ETFs: reigning CTAs or dogs?
Commodity trading adviser funds have performed poorly of late. Can a new ETF do any better?
The Catalan factor in European bonds
Separatist uproar has rocked the Spanish bond market, affecting all investors in European fixed income
Japanese election time; time to vote passive?
Shinzo Abe wants to be voted back in; history says this is a buy signal for Japanese shares
Why and how rate induced corrections resemble buses
Comment: Much like buses, you wait years for a Treasury-induced sell-off and then two come along at once.
Private Office: Training up millennials
In a panel discussion at the Citywire Private Office Retreat, four leading industry figures in the private office world highlight recruitment as a way to address succession planning.
Kaepernick question: how important is company politics?
So should investors really fret about companies getting political or is it all just bluster?