Nearly half of investment managers see merger & acquisitions as the best route for growth as senior figures become more optimistic about the economy, a KPMG Investment Management survey found.
London remains the top city in the world for foreign investment, according to a report into the growth of emerging market economies.
Jon Pain, formerly managing director of the FSA, will join KPMG as a partner working in its regulatory practice.
Proposals to amend accountancy standard IAS19 could cut the earnings of UK firms by as much as £10bn, accountants and actuaries warn.
Over 40% of fund managers across the world have bought financial instruments where they struggled to ...