At the height of the last commodities boom, a narrative emerged that captivated Western investors excited by the prospect of a new super-cycle.
Put simply, it said China ruled. The middle kingdom's demand for all things material, and capable of manufacture, dictated it would be a dominant customer for a range of industrial metals and energy products. ...
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Why the traditional approach of combining bonds and equities is not the best way to improve risk-adjusted returns
Partner Insight: The way in which bonds have been so successfully combined with equities in the past 35 years has been contingent on them delivering high returns in periods of equity market stress. Yet in half of the 20-year periods over the past 120...
£34bn of non-sterling assets to be merged
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