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Jul 22, 2014

Table mountainSouth Africa's Nedgroup Investments has expanded its contract with Citi to provide investor services to the Irish-domiciled and Ucits-compliant Nedgroup Investment Funds plc.

May 22, 2014

SRIA Luxembourg agency aims to improve the credibility of the responsible investment sector with a new label for funds which meet environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.

Dec 05, 2013

Big BenRussell Indexes has launched an index of the 150 UK mid-cap stocks that can be most easily traded in volume.

Jun 06, 2013

AdvisorInvestors' returns are kept small by the 'extraordinary' chain of intermediation in financial services, from custodians to consultants to platforms and more, which “all have to be paid”, says the author of the Kay Review, an independent report into the UK stock market released last year.

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