Posts from Sunday Aug 5 2012

FTfm on AV

Some highlights from Monday’s FTfm

Pensions turn back to stocks for income
Rock bottom government bond yields are pushing some pensions schemes to reverse the industry’s decades-long rush out of equities and into fixed income – 85 per cent of FTSE 100 companies now offer higher income than the 1.5 per cent available on 10-year gilts, meanwhile the S&P 500 trading on a yield of 2.6 per cent offers well above the 1.54 per cent on 10-year Treasuries Read more