08 January 2013
Opec recently decided to keep its formal production ceiling at 30 million barrels per day (mb/d).
28 November 2012
Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, the battered financials sector is back to delivering double-digit returns after having its wings severely clipped by the financial crisis.
21 August 2012
The healthcare sector comprises more than 20 different industries, from the mega cap pharmaceutical behemoths to the nimble, microcap biotech companies, with a variety of medical device companies and healthcare services industries in between.
09 July 2012
Gareth Powell, fund manager – healthcare at Polar Capital, analyses the impact of the Affordable Care Act.
14 June 2012
The Connaught Asset Management board has proposed winding up the suspended Connaught Income Series 2 offshore fund.
04 May 2012
Neptune UK Mid Cap fund manager Mark Martin looks at the prospects for companies in the out of favour pharmaceutical industry.
01 May 2012
Peter McKellar, coordinating partner and CIO of SL Capital Partners and manager of the Standard Life European Private Equity trust, on the prospects for this unloved sector.
30 April 2012
Investec Asset Management has moved to close three of its African focused funds owing to a lack of client demand for the strategies.
17 April 2012
We believe that value for commercial property now lies outside the prime markets. At present, anything that is not prime is viewed as secondary and discounted significantly in comparison.
02 April 2012
It is always interesting to see how the stock market discounts events well before they happen.
23 January 2012
The healthcare sector had a positive 2011 and outperformed a difficult environment for equities.
16 January 2012
Former BlackRock analyst Burstow to run new Global Mining offering for Barings, with mandate to invest in mining equities across cap scale.
13 January 2012
Bill de Lucy, managing director of Fyfield Metal Assets, explains the rationale behind investing in rare earth metals.
10 January 2012
As 2011 drew to a close, markets were tense and risk averse. Lack of a decisive solution to the eurozone debt problem continues to be the key concern, but worries about Asian economic stability have also recently become an important factor.
06 December 2011
Dan Mahony, healthcare fund manager at Polar Capital, explains how large pharmaceutical companies are set to overcome a series of headwinds, including the peak of patent expirations in 2012.
Now, more than ever, there is a greater need for investors to revisit diversifying strategies for their portfolios, writes Elizabeth Savage, research director at Rathbones.
Mark Hodgson, managing director of Gatemore Capital Management, outlines four categories of hedge funds which can help to create diversified portfolios.
The Big Debate
The Big Debate is an online audio and video conferencing club with an audience comprising of the UK's leading Discretionary Asset Managers, top IFA's and investment professionals.
IW Fund Centre
Register here to get full access to all Investment Week's news and comment articles from our archive.
Updating your subscription status