“#New Fund Order - A Digital Death For Fund Selection?”
18 Apr 2017
Safe within its bubble, the City's asset management industry has existed largely unchanged for over 20 years but no longer. A new digital threat lurks in the shadows. Target assigned, Jon Beckett ('JB') hunts down the value chain between fund buyers and fund managers...
Towards a New Pension Settlement
17 Feb 2016
This volume presents the recent experiences of pension reform in seven countries: Australia, Canada, Germany, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden and the United Kingdom.
Faced with common problems of ageing societies and constraints on taxation levels, all are increasingly passing responsibility for saving for retirement to citizens.
Capital Failure: Rebuilding Trust in Financial Services
Nicholas Morris and
7 Aug 2014
Adam Smith's 'invisible hand' relied on the self-interest of individuals to produce good outcomes. Economists' belief in efficient markets took this idea further by assuming that all individuals are selfish. This belief underpinned financial deregulation, and the theories on...
International Investment Management: Theory, ethics and practice
Kara Tan Bhala and
4 Apr 2016
International Investment Management: Theory, Practice, and Ethics synthesizes investment principles, Asian financial practice, and ethics reflecting the realities of modern international finance. These topics are studied within the Asian context...
Kentucky Fried Pensions: Worse Than Detroit Edition
Christopher Tobe and
30 Oct 2013
Kentucky Fried Pensions is my new book that follows my journey as the first public SEC whistleblower as I attempt to use the new Dodd-Frank law to clean up the culture of cover-up and corruption in Kentucky Pensions. It explores the national links between corruption...
Evolutions in Corporate Governance
Alison L. Dempsey
1 Nov 2013
In a world where the implications and consequences of corporate actions and decisions are potentially far-reaching and lasting, ethical standards - their observance and their breach - must be part of the language of business conduct, whether in the context of...
Index Funds: The 12-Step Recovery Program for Active Investors
Mark T. Hebner and
Harry M. Markowitz
17 Jun 2013
UPDATED for 2015 - This book reveals the potential land mines and pitfalls of active investing and educates readers on the benefits of passive investing with index funds. Hebner's book details the possible perils associated with...