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Just 3 per cent of UK investors expect European economy to improve in a Britain-less future

June 7, 2016, Pensions Age Magazine

Just 3 per cent of UK investors believe the health of the European economy would improve if Britain was to exit the EU, a new study by the Rivel Intelligence Council has found.

The negative sentiment towards a Brexit was stronger among continental European investors, as only 2 per cent of respondents expect the European economy to be better off in a Britain-less future.

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When It Comes to ROIC, Investors May Not Be Buying the Company Line

A survey suggests companies need to do a better job selling their plans to improve returns on invested capital

Investors are clamoring for companies to disclose their return on invested capital, but they aren’t exactly buying the story companies are trying to tell with the metric. In a survey this spring by investor relations experts Rivel Research Group, ROIC once again scored as the most important financial metric for global investors that companies can talk about…

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The Hottest Metric in Finance: ROIC

General Motors placated activist investors with help of return on invested capital

Last year, General Motors Co. fended off a group of activist investors with the help of an esoteric financial metric to which it had previously paid little heed.

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