Jun 06, 2019

Chinese_dragonAustralia-based First State Investments is expanding into the Chinese market with the launch of a Ucits fund offering investors exposure to companies in mainland China through securities listed on the country’s stock exchange.

Jun 05, 2019

green fundsLondon-based green fund house Impax Asset Management saw its assets under management (AuM) increase 6% to £13.3 billion (€12.1 billion) in the first half of its financial year to March 31, despite market volatility.

Jun 04, 2019

Neil WoodfordOne of the UK’s largest financial advisers, Hargreaves Lansdown, has removed Woodford Investment Management’s (Woodford IM) flagship fund from its top 50 list of favourite funds.

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.

Jun 03, 2019

Union-Bancaire-PriveeGeneva-based Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has expanded its private equity offering through a partnership with the French financial group Rothschild & Co.

Jun 03, 2019

Jay_RhameA New Jersey-based asset manager has launched a Ucits fund offering exposure to US infrastructure via equities.

May 30, 2019

DepartureThe chief executive of quantitative asset manager Quoniam is stepping down after more than 20 years of service, citing personal reasons.

May 30, 2019

Sustainable_investingLondon-based fund manager Janus Henderson Investors has set up a sustainable equity Ucits fund domiciled in Luxembourg, geared toward responsible investing.

May 29, 2019

Ucits and AIF sales drop Net sales of Ucits funds and Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) totalled €6 billion in March, down from €13 billion in February, according to the latest data from the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama).

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.