The Great Debate UK

from Reuters Investigates:

Escape from Wall Street

November 19, 2010

Leah Schnurr and Edward Krudy report today on retail investors fleeing the stock market. Will the Lost Decade create a Lost Generation of investors who avoid the market in a way not seen since the Great Depression?

from Funds Hub:

Unstable, greedy, selfish….

September 13, 2010

Not the words ringing in my ears as I leave for work every morning, but City of London Investment CEO Barry Olliff's take on the UK financial sector.

from Funds Hub:

Where there’s muck…

August 26, 2010

Pensions schemes are in trouble, but those attempting to get them out the mire are seeing some money-spinning opportunities.

from The Great Debate:

While the music plays funds gotta dance

November 17, 2009

cr_lrg_108_jamessaft1.jpg(James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own)

With just a few short weeks until the end of the year, look for many fund managers to take on more risk in an effort to salvage their annual return figures.

from Global Investing:

I blame the fund managers

October 13, 2009

I've been building up a couple of dummy funds on Reuters' new Portfolio tool. Not only is it a welcome diversion from actual work, but it allows me to test the mettle of the fund managers we speak to, and check out the guidance offered by the Lipper Leader fund rankings.

The stockmarkets: irrational nonchalance

June 30, 2009

Laurence Copeland- Laurence Copeland is a professor of finance at Cardiff University Business School and a co-author of “Verdict on the Crash” published by the Institute of Economic Affairs. The opinions expressed are his own. -

Black box trading drives descent of Man

May 29, 2009

REUTERS– Margaret Doyle is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are her own –