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”.

Jan 25, 2018

Schroders has launched a multi-strategy fund operated by Wellington Management in a Ucits form on its GAIA platform.

Jan 23, 2018

Investment manager James Hambro & Partners has recruited Asian specialist Camilla Cecil as a portfolio manager based in London.

Jan 16, 2018

VolatilityFund managers are more overweight in equities compared to government bonds than at any time since August 2014, sparking a prediction for increased volatility at the end of the first quarter.

Jan 16, 2018

ETFsThe ETF world set a series of records in 2017 for inflows into US equities, emerging markets and other themes, according to latest data.

Jan 09, 2018

Cost cuttingRevised capital market rules known as MiFID II have prompted European fund managers to slash research budgets by $300 million (€250 million), according to a consultancy firm.

Jan 09, 2018

London-based Crux Asset Management (Crux) has hired Richard Penny as fund manager.