Posts from Sunday Jun 3 2012

Sell London

Despite the surname, this correspondent thought he’d jump on a train to central London, Sunday afternoon, and try and catch a glimpse of Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Big mistake. Here’s my best snap: Read more

FTfm on AV

Some highlights from Monday’s FTfm.

RPI revamp risks ruining linker returns
Proposed changes to the calculation of UK inflation data could “ruin” the ¬£338bn index-linked gilt market and leave investors nursing heavy losses.¬†However, the proposals would also reduce the liabilities of the majority of private sector occupational pension schemes by eroding the retirement income of their members. Read more