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Navigating An Experimental Economic Environment

Our generation of investors must navigate an anemic global economy that was inconceivable only a few years ago, unmoved by zero interest rates and bursts of experimental monetary policy. Mark Harrison, CFA, has identified key presentations to help professionals chart a path forward. Read More

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Economic Activism: Europe’s Struggles with Monetary and Fiscal Policy

When monetary policy is activist and fiscal policy is gridlocked, overturning decades of precedent, how can investment professionals adapt? Read More

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Registration Open: 2015 European Investment Conference

Registration is now open for the 2015 European Investment Conference, held in London on 26–27 November. Read More

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Lord Adair Turner: Solutions to the Real Estate Price Boom and Post-Crisis Recession

In his opening keynote address at the 2014 European Investment Conference, Lord Adair Turner, senior fellow at the Institute for New Economic Thinking, spoke about the shortcomings of “too big to fail” and inflation targeting. Read More

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What’s Next for China and India?

In a panel discussion at the European Investment Conference, Russell Napier, an independent strategist and co-founder of ERIC, contended that investors should be more optimistic about India than China. Read More

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Cheap and Easy Money Poses Financial Stability Risks

Speaking at the European Investment Conference, Paul Mills of the International Monetary Fund said accommodative monetary policy has led to rising asset prices and tighter spreads across fixed income securities. Read More

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Private Wealth Report Shows Surprising Results for Europe’s Investors

A recent report shows that the crisis in Europe has created opportunities for private wealth clients and the financial professionals who manage their assets. Read More

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Lord Adair Turner Cites Technology as a Driver of Inequality

The shift towards a high-tech, high-touch economy could strain real asset prices and threaten financial stability, according to Lord Adair Turner. Read More

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Video: Philippa Malmgren on Mispriced Risks and Military Near Misses

Philippa Malmgren of DRPM Group says the far-reaching effects of central bank actions are influencing geopolitical conflicts. Read More

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Three Decades of Financial Engineering by Central Bankers Have Yielded “Age of Financialization”

Credit inflation and devalued money have fostered short-termism and a growth obsession that have overshadowed attributes like patience and thrift, says Edelweiss Holdings’ Dylan Grice. Read More

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