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  1. Smart beta indexes gain currency with Asian investors

    But banks are not deterred that easily and investors have short memories, especially with few assets generating decent returns in a low rates environment. There is a clear concentration risk of selling $1.8 billion to just one customer, its private...

  2. Risk premium strategies favoured over beta commodity indexes

    However, the trend was short-lived, as commodities slumped throughout the summer, now showing negative returns for the year, with the S the country that usually drives commodity prices, according to Kevin Norrish, London-based head of commodity...

  3. Dealers fret over NSFR impact on equities

    Banks fear that a number of standard equity markets practices – ranging from futures hedging to short selling and IPO underwriting – will be hurt by the final version of new international liquidity rules published last week by the Basel Committee...

  4. Taiwan compels life insurers to offer longer-dated products

    On September 15, Taiwan regulators banned life insurers from selling short-dated variable life insurance products as part of an ongoing move to steer the sector to invest more capital in long-dated assets, according to market participants.