Active Share and the cost of trading

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There are some funds that are marketed (and therefore attract a fund management fee rate) as being actively managed, but in practice they actually do little more than track a benchmark. It’s a common problem in the asset management industry.

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Winds of change will still be blowing in 2017

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Across Europe, 2017 looks set to be an even more chaotic political year than 2016. With elections due in The Netherlands, France and Germany, we will face more questions concerning the shape and future of the European Union and the single currency.

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