alternatives

Jul 03, 2019

systematic riskFrance’s Lyxor Asset Management and New York-based Academy Investment Management are launching a systematic market-neutral global equity fund that uses wide data sets to minimise risk.

Jul 01, 2019

Ucits and AIF sales riseNet sales of Ucits and alternative investment funds (AIFs) saw a boost in April, totalling €43 billion – up €6 billion from the previous month.

Jun 27, 2019

Hedge funds suffer outflowsInvestors withdrew $3.78 billion (€3.33 billion) from global hedge funds throughout May, as consolidation pressure in the industry mounted.

Jun 18, 2019

Private markets strategies and greater distribution are within reach for fund managers as the AIFM model matures, says Kavitha Ramachandran of Maitland.

Jun 18, 2019

Massimo_GrecoMassimo Greco, European funds chief at JP Morgan Asset Management, says a 0.5% return will make a big difference as central banks pull back from stimulus measures. Plus, he explains why the MiFID II boost for proprietary funds may have drawbacks.

Jun 13, 2019

Shane_CoveneyDublin-headquartered law firm Dillon Eustace has made Shane Coveney a partner of its asset management and investment funds department.

Jun 12, 2019

Global_infrastructureAllocations to global infrastructure are expected to increase over the next three years amidst widespread concern of a sustained downturn.

Jun 04, 2019

Ucits and alternative funds sales upUcits and regulated alternative funds saw a “strong rebound” in sales during the first quarter, with bond funds reversing their outflows.

May 23, 2019

multi-index offeringLondon-based Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched two sustainable investment funds aimed at investors seeking to diversify across asset classes whilst incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations.

May 21, 2019

UK_residential_propertyInvestments in ‘alternative real estate assets’ – such as care homes and hotels – has grown to a record 42% share of the overall UK commercial property investment market.

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