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Fireworks in Frankfurt

Delegates at a pensions conference turn up the heat on the regulators.


How Not to Fall Prey to the Flash Boys

Not only are high-frequency traders not trading as fast as expected, they only impact a fraction of the market, according to Abel/Noser.

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On Baking Banking Partnerships

Investment banks are taking on new roles to pick up pension clients—including baking cookies.


Will Millennials Save Us All?

The lack of diversity in asset management is apparent beyond gender and race, writes columnist Angelo Calvello.


A Beginner's Guide to Tackling Alternatives

Instead of paying trading costs later on, inexperienced investors could be better off with larger initial allocations to alternatives, according to academics.