from Global Investing:

After disappointing start to 2013, how will hedge funds catch up?

March 22, 2013

Despite the early-year rally in equity markets, some hedge funds seem to have had a disappointing start... yet again.

from Full Focus:

Imaging religion: Navesh Chitrakar

October 12, 2012

Nepal-based photographer Navesh Chitrakar documents almost all the country's religious festivals. In this interview, Navesh discusses the art of photography and reflects on the state of the nation's festivals.

from Global Investing:

Running for gold? The long-distance investor

August 1, 2012

What are you best at? Running a sprint?  Jumping a few hurdles? Or would you rather gear up for the long-haul with a marathon?

from Global Investing:

Currency hedging — should we bother?

February 9, 2012

Currency hedging -- should we bother?

Maybe not as much as you think, if we are talking purely from a equity return point of view -- according to the new research that analysed 112 years of the financial assets history released by Credit Suisse and London Business School this week.

from Photographers' Blog:

The China I met: A land of contradictions

April 14, 2010

Reuters photographer Nir Elias is pictured while walking with some 1000 other survivors during a 9-hour trek from the village of Qingping to Hanwang in the earthquake-hit Mianzhu, Sichuan Province as he covers the earthquake aftermath May 16, 2008. REUTERS/Stringer

When I got the senior photographer job in Shanghai in late 2005, Reinhard Krause, who was China’s chief photographer, well advised me to drop any preconceptions I might have about the place.

from The Great Debate UK:

Light at the end of the tunnel for the U.S. economy?

December 18, 2009

Kully Samra

- Kully Samra is UK Branch Director, Charles Schwab. The opinions expressed are his own.-

from Summit Notebook:

Private bankers chanting new mantra

October 7, 2009

Private bankers still getting their ears bashed from clients enraged about massive portfolio losses now are chanting a new mantra.

from The Great Debate UK:

Where Next For The Stock Market?

September 14, 2009

david Kuo-David Kuo, Director at the financial website The Motley Fool. The opinions expressed are his own.-

from Global Investing:

Rich people keep passion investing

June 25, 2009

The credit crisis has hit the world's super rich, with their financial wealth shrinking by almost a fifth in 2008, but they are flocking to luxury goods and jewellery in a  flight-to-safety.

from Environment Forum:

Green Portfolio: Pacific Ethanol plummets

May 18, 2009

A gas station worker fills a car's tank with ethanol in Rio de Janeiro April 30, 2008. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes

Shares in Pacific Ethanol lost almost half their value in morning trading after the biggest West Coast-based producer and marketer of ethanol announced that it had put its production facilities in California, Oregon and Idaho into Chapter 11 bankruptcy.