equities

Sep 27, 2018

RoboticsNikko Asset Management and its US-based affiliate ARK Investment Management have launched a technology fund focused on disruption which they say will have investments similar to venture capital, but made though listed equities.

Sep 25, 2018

ETFsEuropean exchange-traded funds (ETFs) attracted net inflows of €2.3 billion in August, according to figures from Lipper.

Sep 20, 2018

Pooled fundsLGPS Central, a pooled fund of local authorities from central England, has selected three asset managers for a global active equity fund.

Sep 20, 2018

BrexitFinancial advisers in the UK are split down geographical lines when it comes to views on European equity performance.

Sep 20, 2018

ArrowsReverse index ETFs, small-cap ETFs, high beta ETFs: providers of smart beta ETFs are nothing if not inventive. Fiona Rintoul examines the latest trends.

Sep 20, 2018

Unlock potentialAs equity-based smart beta strategies become increasingly mainstream, Nicholas Pratt investigates the development of the fixed income smart beta market and asks how its potential can be realised.

Sep 20, 2018

Color_explosionCalls for environmental, social and governance criteria to be injected into smart beta portfolios have prompted a growing number of ESG factor-based indices. Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at their construction and hears how they generate enhanced returns and lower risk.

Sep 20, 2018

The S&P500 has enjoyed the longest bull run in its history, but turbulence could lie ahead. Is it time to add some protection to your portfolio?

Sep 20, 2018

The use of smart beta strategies continues to grow, says our expert panel, but do investors understand what they are and when they should be used?

Sep 20, 2018

Smart_technologyAsset management experts discuss the chief characteristics of smart beta and tell us what we can next expect from the Sector.

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