SIG launches new ‘DFM style’ Spectrum Select client reports

Previously only available to financial advisers who had £1 million invested in Skandia’s Spectrum range of risk targeted funds, Spectrum Select is a unique service which enables financial advisers to provide their clients with a highly persona


HSBC Lowers 2012 Gold Forecast 5% To $1,760/oz

HSBC has lowered its gold price forecasts for 2012 and 2013 amid weak demand from the Indian jewelry sector and lower expectations for further economic stimulus measures in the U.S.


Swiss Wealth Launches UCITS IV Fund Of Funds

The fund will have between 25 and 35 underlying funds, run by managers including Amundi Alternative Investments and Dalton Strategic Partnership, and featuring a diversified group of strategies.


UBS Canada unit reports 'inadvertent' trading

The shares were bought as part of regular activity to facilitate client trading, UBS Securities Canada said in a statement adding that it did not seek to control or influence Air Canada at any point.


Could diamonds be the new gold?

Trading in diamonds is limited in the United States to the retail market for engagement rings and other jewellery and the back-room bargaining among merchants in places like Manhattan’s diamond district on West 47th Street.


Exclusive: Hedge fund Tyrus moves to Monaco: source

The firm, which runs approximately $2.7 billion and which was founded by Tony Chedraoui in 2009, shifted most of its staff around the start of April, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters.


Singapore's SMX to launch new gold, silver futures

SMX, owned by India's Financial Technologies, is hoping to capitalise on the brisk trading interest in gold and silver futures contracts traded in India, the world's biggest gold consumer, and give potential players the opportunity to hedge via