Mar 05, 2018

Fund flowsA Robeco government bond fund lost almost €1 billion in outflows as investors positioned themselves around volatility in January – a month that saw record inflows for the European industry.

Mar 01, 2018

Swiss_flagGAM Holding completed a strong year in 2017 as its investment management division enjoyed inflows of 8.6 billion Swiss francs propelled by specialist fixed income strategies.

Feb 27, 2018

Sustainable hedge fundLombard Odier Investment Managers is to launch a global equity long-short fund with a sustainability focus and backed by committed capital.

Feb 26, 2018

CompetitorsAmundi just beat BlackRock in January to be the firm with the most sales in Europe, data shows.

Feb 22, 2018

Nick-FitzpatrickA spate of income funds has already been launched this year, suggesting that demand for this type of product is high and likely to remain so.

Feb 22, 2018

MacaroonsAt a time of continuing low interest rates, some income funds are paying 8%-9% a year against a global equities benchmark of half that amount. Mark Latham examines some of the reasons.

Feb 22, 2018

Miniature_carUS mortgage-backed securities probably make up a large part of your fixed income portfolio, so what happens at the Fed is crucial. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Feb 22, 2018

Passive-aggressiveIn our regular market review of exchange-traded funds, Funds Europe looks at which areas are waxing or waning and expectations for 2018.

Feb 22, 2018

Robot_armsThe digital revolution in the asset management sphere has begun in earnest, but will it help basic processes become more automated? Nicholas Pratt asks how effectively this new technology is being applied.

Feb 22, 2018

Bullet_trainAnthony Cragg and Elaine Tse of Wells Fargo Asset Management argue that, thanks to good policy, debt and other concerns about China are much reduced, and consider the stock market’s prospects in 2018.