Jun 24, 2015

Liquidation increasesMulti asset solutions are set to challenge passive investment vehicles that follow indices as well as actively managed products by 2019 as investment solutions for retail investors.

Jun 23, 2015

Ahead of the Fund Forum International conference in Monaco this month, Funds Europe catches up with conference delegates and participants.

Jun 23, 2015

Philippe SeyllFunds Europe talks to Philippe Seyll, Clearstream’s Executive Board Member and Head of Investment Fund Services, about its plans for geographic expansion and product development in 2015 and beyond.

Jun 23, 2015

Fctory smokeJames Hulse of the CDP (formerly Carbon Disclosure Project) looks at how ESG factors can be integrated into valuation methodologies at a time when shortcomings are emerging in the discounted cashflow model.

Jun 17, 2015

Risk3Asset manager Lyxor and JP Morgan are to launch a range of risk factor exchange-traded funds (ETFs) together.

Jun 15, 2015

Tube gatesThe Transport for London (TfL) Pension Fund has appointed BlackRock to manage a liability-driven investing (LDI) mandate and passive equity portfolios totalling £3.8 billion (€5.2 million) in assets.

Jun 08, 2015

Oil pumpsNorth American sovereign investors are forecasting a decline in funding this year as a result of low oil prices, finds the latest sovereign asset management study from Invesco.

Jun 05, 2015

HandshakeState Street Corporation has appointed Effie Datson as global head of product for its Alternative Investment Solutions division.

Jun 04, 2015

Stressed outThe top three concerns of investors across the globe are the state of the global economy, government fiscal policy and the Eurozone debt crisis, according to research from Franklin Templeton Investments.

May 18, 2015

Mixed chartEuropean institutional investors have increased investments in alternative assets by €30 billion in the past year in response to a lack of attractively priced assets.