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

Blockchain_technologyChicago-headquartered Northern Trust is set to transfer its distributed ledger technology (DLT) platform for private equity asset servicing to Broadridge Financial Solutions.

Jun 26, 2019

Global_assetsWorldwide investment fund assets have seen a resurgence in the first quarter of this year, increasing by 9.2% to €48.02 trillion.

Jun 24, 2019

Homeless_manBoston-headquartered Wellington Management has introduced a Ucits-compliant fund with a view to making a “positive impact on some of the world’s major social and environmental challenges”.

Jun 18, 2019

Eurozone_stocksMario Draghi has been doing “whatever it takes” to save the euro. But managing eurozone equities is still a difficult task. World-leading companies in some sectors can help, finds Nick Fitzpatrick.

Jun 18, 2019

Arup_DattaArup Datta, head of the quantitative equity team at Mackenzie Investments, talks about why quant is suitable for emerging market investing, despite the challenge of volatility.

Jun 18, 2019

Favelas of Lima PeruYo Takatsuki, of Axa Investment Managers, considers how impact investing – with its roots in private equity – can be achieved through public markets investment.

Jun 17, 2019

Global ETF outflowsGlobal exchange-traded fund (ETF) outflows increased to €8.4 billion throughout May, as investors continued to withdraw cash across the board.

Jun 12, 2019

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