What happens to Exchange Traded Funds in times of stress?

What happens to Exchange Traded Funds in times of stress?

The unprecedented growth in passive investment and of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) as a vehicle for both retail and institutional investors is one of the defining market trends of this century. Are they vulnerable to a...

When bank closures bite: the picture across the UK

Stories of the last bank in town are grabbing headlines. But new FCA research shows that the picture on the ground is more nuanced.

The mortgage market today – analysis of an evolving sector

From the pre-crisis period to the present day, proprietary FCA data paint a picture of a market in flux.

Insight Podcast: Regtech and data ethics

Nick Cook and guests discuss crypto, algorithmic bias and whether ethics in AI is the ‘600lb gorilla in the room’.

IEX President says tech can help solve market inefficiencies

Ronan Ryan, President of US stock exchange IEX, talked about fibre optic cables, regulation and Flash Boys at a recent Insight lecture on the future of trading. Here are the highlights.

Don’t look here: do risk warnings really work?

We’re all familiar with risk warnings that point out obvious dangers ('Warning: coffee cup contains hot liquid').  But what if these warnings aren’t just obvious, but actually harmful?

Listen up leaders

Can your leaders cope with being challenged? Guest author Fiona Hathorn gives tips on how leaders can become better listeners.