George Friedman will be watching how one last piece of the global financial crisis plays out very carefully. Peter M.J. Gross explains.
Current proxy rules work against shareowners who are trying to vote in alternative and independent board members, but it is shortsighted of firms to ignore owners’ interests.
The portfolio construction techniques popularized by modern portfolio theory (MPT) are not always practical, writes Dan Tammas-Hastings, CFA. That's why liability-driven investment (LDI) strategies are generating increased attention.
It seems obvious that investment managers would prefer their firm’s funds over non-proprietary funds, and clients should expect that. But is it that straightforward?
International thought leaders, policymakers, industry experts, and key market participants will convene in Cairo, Egypt on 23 April for the 2018 CFA Institute Middle East Investment Conference.
The asset management industry does not pose the same types of systemic risks to the economy as the banking industry does, and the US Treasury agrees.
All investment managers want to earn good returns, so why would they not leverage investment information they happen to hear or read about?