alternatives

Nov 06, 2015

TechnologyA new working group intends to bring automation to the alternative funds market. But why should this plan be successful, asks Nicholas Pratt, when others have failed?

Oct 19, 2015

Euro signUS investors allocated more money to Europe funds than other categories in September, data from Morningstar shows.

Oct 16, 2015

Oriental dominosMulti-asset funds have been a popular choice for investors for some time. With recent market ructions, David Stevenson finds out how these funds are coping in difficult conditions.

Oct 16, 2015

LaunchesWe profile some of the most interesting fund launches in recent weeks and examine the performance of a product already on the market.

Oct 16, 2015

Jamie KermischTages Capital, the asset management business of the Tages Group, has appointed Jamie Kermisch as chief executive officer (CEO) of the firm.

Oct 15, 2015

Emerging markets sign1Negative investment performance and net outflows hit Ashmore Group, a specialist emerging markets asset manager, in the last quarter.

Sep 30, 2015

Liquid alternativesTrading network Liquidnet has launched its fixed income “dark pool” that will enable asset managers to trade corporate bonds peer-to-peer.

Sep 28, 2015

Cutting costsEuropean retail investors are moving into alternative funds, as equity and bond markets continue to disappoint.

Sep 24, 2015

Oil pumpsOver 400 institutions and 2,040 individual investors with combined assets under management of $2.6 trillion (€2.3 trillion) have committed to withdrawing their capital from companies doing business in fossil fuels.

Sep 16, 2015

AquisitionAberdeen Asset Management is expanding its closed-end fund business with the acquisition of Advance Emerging Capital (AEC), a London-based specialist investment manager, for an undisclosed sum.

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