Feb 08, 2018

Emerging_marketsAssets under management (AuM) for specialist emerging markets asset manager Ashmore Group climbed 18% in 2017, reflecting a favourable environment for emerging markets.

Feb 07, 2018

Fees_calculatingThe French financial regulator has called for European convergence over performance fees after finding a number of funds did not implement best practices.

Feb 06, 2018

Michele_PedroniGeneva-based investment management company Decalia Asset Management has appointed Michele Pedroni as lead fund manager of Decalia European Conviction fund, its European equity fund.

Feb 02, 2018

ESG investingParis-based private equity firm Activa Capital has promoted an analyst in a move reflecting its higher focus on responsible investment.

Feb 02, 2018

income fundLondon-based Fulcrum Asset Management has launched a UK-domiciled Ucits income fund which aims to generate a net yield of 4.5% in excess of Bank of England base rates.

Jan 31, 2018

Lean fundHSBC Alternative Investments Limited (HAIL) has launched a diversified loan fund, combining both loan investing and direct lending within a fully managed, alternative credit solution.

Jan 31, 2018

Investor_confidenceInvestor confidence climbed in January with investors in all regions but especially Europe showing more appetite for risk, data shows.

Jan 30, 2018

private equitySovereign wealth funds (SWFs) have increased their allocations to alternative investments as they search for higher yielding assets and diversification, a PwC report found.

Jan 29, 2018

European funds inflowsNet inflows played a large part in driving assets under management (AuM) in the European funds industry upwards by €1 trillion in 2017.

Jan 29, 2018

global absolute return France’s Parvest has launched an absolute return strategy to offer investors lower correlations in stock markets at a time when stocks are considered to be expensive “on a range of measures”.