To sell or not to sell

“To sell, or not to sell, that is the question: Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous equity markets Or to take arms against a sea of troubles, And by avoiding them: To sell, to worry No more; and by a worry to say we end The heartache,…

Unintended consequences

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“In a crowded hall, exit doors are small… ”

This recent RBS research piece (and summary articles in the Guardian and Telegraph) has caught people’s attention; I overheard it mentioned in the coffee queue and on the tube this morning, and it’s certainly been a hot topic of discussion in the team.  It cites a number of reasons why investors should be cautious in…

Diving in at the deep end

Published in Portfolio Institutional For those of you that follow the KPMG LDI survey, you will have seen the increase in the number of pooled LDI mandates in the previous 12 months. Anecdotally our sales team are certainly seeing an increased appetite for pooled funds and are  constantly asking us to build a pooled fund…