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Feb 2019 » ESG
There is a small talent pool in responsible investment analysis. Investment firms would be well advised to develop a recruitment and retention strategy specific to ESG, and many are already doing exactly that, reveal Emma Wallis and Sarah Dudney.
Feb 2019 » People
Lucy Walker, CFA, is senior associate partner at Sarasin & Partners
Andrew Smith, CFA, shares his experience and learnings of being a mentor in the CFA UK Mentoring Programme 2018.
Jan 2019 » Analysis
Is it time for a close review of asset allocation strategy?
Jan 2019 » People
Marie Lassegnore, CFA, is a portfolio manager at La Française
Jan 2019 » From the Archive
Incorporating environment factors into investment philosophies was once such an esoteric idea, that Professional Investor coloured its paper green to highlight its importance.
Stephanie Kelly, IMC is a senior political economist at ASI Research Institute, Aberdeen Standard Investments
Simon Barnard, CFA, is portfolio manager of the Smithson Investment Trust, which became the largest investment trust launch in history in October, after raising £822.5 million at initial public offering (IPO). He talks to Professional Investor about his career, and experiences in the investment industry.
Jan 2019 » Portfolio Management
25 years after the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) was created Professional Investor looks at how the asset management industry has evolved and how skill-set that professionals require for success for is changing.
Jan 2019 » Opinion
Can analysts trust the numbers that companies put out?
Dec 2018 » People
Gillian Elcock is Founder and Managing Director at Denny Ellison.
Dec 2018 » Portfolio Management
Goliath funds have, in general, underperformed their smaller competitors over the last twenty years, says Jonathan Francis, CFA, Senior Fund Analyst at EFG Asset Management
Dec 2018 » Diversity
The asset management industry wants to recruit from wider backgrounds, and this is good news. But there is still a long way to go on creating inclusive cultures.
Sarah Sakkej, CFA, Mentors with the Friendship Works Programme
Mike Zelouf, CFA, Director of International Business and Head of London Operations of Western Asset Management tells Professional Investor what keeps him up at night.
Nov 2018 » People
See who has recently graduated at the annual CFA UK Charterholder Ceremony.
Nov 2018 » Analysis
Do equity analysts add any value? And, if so, who captures it?
Nov 2018 » ESG
Oliver MacArthur, IMC, shares his thoughts on how the changes in budget support of the US Environment Protection Agency could impact on ESG scores.
Nov 2018 » Behavioural Finance
The roundup from CFA UK’s fourth Behavioural Finance Conference. Catch up with the resources from the event.
Theo Kocken is co-chief executive officer of Cardano, the pension and risk consultancy.
Oct 2018 » Analysis
Foreign and Colonial Investment Trust is the oldest surviving collective investment vehicle in the world.
Oct 2018 » Investments
From data to robotics - how is technology impacting on asset management?
Oct 2018 » People
Omar Kodmani, CFA, is Senior Executive Officer and Global Head of International Business Development at EnTrustPermal.
Oct 2018 » Opinion
Be warned: Bitcoin's energy costs and inherent inefficiency can wipe out your investment.
The question is often asked whether index funds make sense when it comes to credit investing?
Christian Burgin has volunteered his services to the Society as board member of CFA UK Scotland.
Oct 2018 » Diversity
Q & A with Pavita Cooper
Alex Ma, CFA, talks about his love of scuba diving, and the lessons it has taught him.
Andreas Utermann, ASIP, is Chief Executive Officer and Global Chief Investment Officer at Alliance Global Investors.
Oct 2018 » From the Archive
As the UK grapples with Brexit, it is interesting to look back and see that many of the concerns that existed in 1962 still exist today.
Tim Hodgson, ASIP, gives his views on what the industry might look like in five to ten years in the future.
Daniel Murray, CFA, provides some analysis on how monetary policy will impact financial markets.
Oct 2018 » Behavioural Finance
Q & A with Andrew Lo
Oct 2018 » Asset Owners
Head of Absolute Return and Commodities, Brunei Investment Agency.
Jun 2017 » Opinion
John Citron, CFA, won the CFA UK and Brandes Essay Competition in 2017. Read his winning essay which considered the changes Ben Graham would make when publishing a ‘Security Analysis' 2017 edition.
Jun 2016 » Opinion
Liam Nunn CFA, won the CFA UK and Brandes Essay Competition in 2016. Read the winning essay which described the characteristics demonstrated by Ben Graham that best reflect the way Liam practices today.