Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin Pulse©2014 Institutional Investor60Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin PulseDaily Agenda: European Fears DominateTrade data in Japan surprises to the upside, Bank of England notes reveal a dovish slant; more oil data to be released., 22 Oct 2014 13:10:00 GMTU.S. Monetary Policy and the Global Growth ConundrumThe data are clear: The U.S. economy is healthy enough for the Federal Reserve to start tightening monetary policy., 22 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMTHow to Manage Emerging Markets After the Beta TradeThe days of easy index-driven returns are over, but there is still plenty of opportunity to find alpha by focusing on strong companies., 22 Oct 2014 05:00:00 GMTIndex Insurance Takes Root as Climate Change Stings AgricultureBig players such as Swiss Re plan to offer farmers in Africa, Asia and other emerging markets insurance products linked to weather indexes., 21 Oct 2014 20:00:00 GMTThe Fundamental Challenge of Fundamental InvestingIn a world of big data, fundamental investment managers would do well to embrace quantitative techniques., 21 Oct 2014 17:25:00 GMTIndependent RIAs Join Forces to Take On the Big Trust CompaniesNational Advisors Trust supports registered investment advisers through a consortium that gives them an ownership stake., 21 Oct 2014 15:37:00 GMTDaily Agenda: Pondering a World Without Rapid Chinese GrowthChinese GDP and other measures register at multiyear lows and the pace of home sales in the U.S. is expected to accelerate., 21 Oct 2014 13:13:00 GMTLessons Learned: The Parable of the Star ManagerThe departure of a star manager like PIMCO’s Bill Gross doesn’t necessarily hurt investors, but it can do serious damage to the fund company that employs him., 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMTCyber Security Goes MobileWireless devices like the iPhone are less vulnerable to cyberattacks than are the computers that banks and other high-profile targets are scrambling to protect., 20 Oct 2014 21:17:00 GMTDaily Agenda: What, If Anything, Has Changed in the Economy?Apple earnings in the spotlight, Germany reports PPI levels and gold bulls return., 20 Oct 2014 12:43:00 GMT