Aug 07, 2018

BlackRock branchBlackRock was among the most significant casualties of outflows in June, which was described as the worst month for European funds in five years.

Aug 06, 2018

Francois_MeunierLombard Odier Investment Managers has recruited a fund manager to focus on equities with a digital innovation theme in a move prompted by the firm’s belief that a “revolution” in sustainability is taking place.

Aug 02, 2018

Cost cuttingA price war in the US over fees charged by fund managers will quite literally reach rock bottom on Friday when investors will be able to buy into two new index funds with no fees.

Jul 30, 2018

UK_flag_stocks_screenFidelity International has extended its variable fee model - which gives money back to investors in periods of underperformance - to five active equity products in its UK fund range.

Jul 26, 2018

Asset allocationBermuda based fund administrator Apex Group has appointed Joseph Holman as global head of allocators.

Jul 25, 2018

Investor_confidence_downDWS Group senior executives do not expect to meet their fund flow target this year after seeing €4.9 billion of outflows in the second quarter (Q2).

Jul 25, 2018

Tatra_mountainsPoland’s latest attempt to solve its pension problem could see fund managers raising €2 billion a year in contributions. But the system has its critics, says Grzegorz Kaliszuk of Allianz.

Jul 25, 2018

Private_equity_searchThe private equity industry has produced another eye-watering set of figures, topping off ten years of growth.

Jul 24, 2018

Value managersRWC Partners is to launch a UK equity income fund in anticipation that stock valuations will trigger market movements.

Jul 24, 2018

Rising_yieldsPaul Jackson of Invesco explains why he thinks equity indices will rise in tandem with higher bond yields (for now, at least) despite a widely perceived negative correlation between the two.