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How to cut investment costs – and what bits to keep

Investors might be surprised at how big an impact expenses can have in the long term, and how much is still hidden. Yet there are ways to cut costs, as well as some apparent savings that are likely to be a false economy. “Do costs matter?” might look a simple question, but is often confused […]

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Positive outlook for Markets in 2013, but risks in France

What will move markets this year? After a year of extraordinary policy intervention and stimulus, investors seem to have tired of rationally analysing prospects. It has paid to bet on the unexpected. Markets have proved resilient despite bad news; aggressive intervention has consistently trumped economic data. But if the stimulus draws to a close in […]

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