May 10, 2019

Our panel discusses Chinese investment in Africa, financial institutions’ contribution to economic sustainability and regulatory concerns. Chaired by Romil Patel in Cape Town.

May 09, 2019

financial riskAs risk averse investors turned their backs on equities in April, bond funds have become the main beneficiaries of this atmosphere of caution, according to research from London-based fintech Calastone.

May 07, 2019

Emerging markets less favourableMore investment professionals see emerging market equities as fairly valued, research has found.

May 01, 2019

AuM riseJupiter Fund Management saw its assets under management rise to £44.1 billion (€51.3 billion) during the first quarter of the year, despite a continuation of outflows.

Apr 30, 2019

Made_in_UKOutflows from UK open-ended funds continued in March, with investors pulling out £5 billion (€5.8 billion) continuing the negative trend seen over the last 12 months.

Apr 30, 2019

Uber IPOWith Uber set to go public on the New York Stock Exchange on May 9, and other high-profile tech companies touted to do so later this year, speculation remains about the promise of equities in the peer-to-peer economy, according to AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) Framlington Equities.

Apr 25, 2019

Insurers will continue to commit capital to less liquid investments despite concerns about a global economic slowdown, research has found.

Apr 25, 2019

London-based RWC Partners has launched an emerging markets fund aimed at tapping into opportunities that the asset class offered in the years before emerging markets became a popular theme.

Apr 25, 2019

Investor confidence has nudged upwards with the State Street Global Investor Confidence Index increasing to 72.9 points, up 1.7 points from March’s revised reading of 71.2.

Apr 16, 2019

ETF_promotingPromoters of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in Europe saw net inflows of €5.2 billion throughout March, while assets under management (AuM) in the European ETF sector increased by €17.9 billion to a total of €625.2 billion.