EU regulators are set to conduct a large-scale study into the cost and performance of both active and passive funds, European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) chair Steven Maijoor said on Tuesday.
Maijoor said in a Paris conference speech that ESMA and the European Banking Authority would assess retail products' cost reporting and past performance to "increase investors' awareness of the net return...
Retail companies could exceed expectations
Debt has become the opioid crisis of the global economy.
Bond investors spent most of last year transitioning towards a more fundamentally driven approach to selecting assets.
There is something strange going on in Europe according to some commentators - the market has rallied aggressively post the trade war-induced sell-off in the fourth quarter of 2018.
We expect to see continued market volatility and macroeconomic uncertainty in the UK throughout 2019, not least due to Brexit.