Sep 10, 2015

Finish lineGerman retail funds have outperformed Spezialfonds in terms of new business for the first time since June 2014, recording €6.5 billion in fresh capital in July this year.

Sep 09, 2015

ETFsAugust marked 11 consecutive months of net inflows into exchange-traded products (ETPs), with $11.5 million (€10.3 million) raised in the European market.

Sep 02, 2015

ETFs1A partnership between Lombard Odier Investment Managers and ETF Securities has resulted in a smart beta fixed income fund that invests in emerging market local currency government debt.

Aug 10, 2015

upward graph 410Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and exchange-traded products (ETPs) listed in Europe are gathering assets 13% faster than in previous years.

Jul 29, 2015

Betting chipsCentral bank policies after the financial crisis smoothed foreign exchange swings – but volatility has returned in recent months. David Stevenson looks at various approaches to currency management in this environment.

Jul 29, 2015

Red traffic lightEuropean stimulus measures created one-way traffic into European ETFs – but higher rates, the Greek debt conundrum and now China are causing friction. Or perhaps it’s just a round of profit-taking, writes David Stevenson.

Jul 29, 2015

ETF tradingMarkit, a financial data provider, has launched a service designed to further the role of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as a form of collateral in securities lending.

Jul 13, 2015

Global assetsAssets managed by the top 100 alternative investment managers reached $3.5 trillion (€3.1 trillion) globally last year – up from $3.3 trillion the year before.

Jul 06, 2015

ETFBlackRock has launched a dollar-hedged exchange-traded fund (ETF) that invests in the equities of large and mid-sized European companies.

Jun 24, 2015

Liquidation increasesMulti asset solutions are set to challenge passive investment vehicles that follow indices as well as actively managed products by 2019 as investment solutions for retail investors.