December 2010

RT_Dec10In part 3 of FE's roundtable discussion, panellists discuss how competition for asset management business in emerging earkets will shape up...

RT_Dec10In this second extract from FE's roundtable discussion, our panellists discuss their top new markets with potential and the value of having a local presence.

Nils_BolmstrandIt's all about the journey: Nils Bolmstrand, who stood down as Skandia Investment Group CEO in December, highlights the importance of managing investors' expectations. By Angele Spiteri Paris.

dustbinHigh-yield bonds have been a successful asset class for the second year running and despite talk of a bubble in fixed income, managers expect money to stick, finds Nick Fitzpatrick

P_marchessauxAmid much antipathy, controversy and bureaucracy, Philippe Marchessaux, of BNPP IP, sees positive signs for business in Benelux, reports Nick Fitzpatrick

gavelIs it time for a fresh look at the most hated asset class of the moment: European equities? By Angele Spiteri Paris

tightrope_balanceCurrency tensions between China and the West have caused fund managers to think deeply about the impact on portfolios. Amid perhaps predictable optimism for emerging markets, Fiona Rintoul finds confidence in European equities too

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