Apr 27, 2015

Wall streetLarge-cap US equities continue to rise in value yet flows into funds are in reverse – a situation described as a “decoupling” by Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML).

Apr 20, 2015

ETFs1Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (Deutsche AWM) has launched a smart beta exchange-traded fund (ETF) tracking equities on Japan’s JPX-Nikkei 400 Index, which came into the market at the beginning of 2014.

Apr 15, 2015

MotorwayState Street Global Advisors (SSGA), the asset management arm of State Street Corporation, has launched the SPDR Morningstar Multi Asset Global Infrastructure Ucits ETF.

Apr 15, 2015

London stock exchangeVan Eck Global Investments, which runs Market Vectors Ucits ETFs, has listed its exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in Europe for the first time, on the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

Apr 14, 2015

Editorial Synopsis May 2015

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Cybercrime is perhaps one of the biggest threats to a fund management company’s operations and brand. Funds Europe looks at cybercrimes and asks are firms well prepared to deal with attacks?

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Mar 30, 2015

14.10 HandshakeLombard Odier Investment Managers and ETF Securities have partnered to provide a range of Ucits-compliant fundamentally-weighted fixed income ETFs.

Mar 26, 2015

ETFsInvestors are turning to exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as a substitute for actively managed funds to cut their costs, says research from the Edhec Risk Institute.

Mar 24, 2015

Bing Li, who heads the asset management division of Chinese bank ICBC, joined our Luxembourg roundtable to discuss how Luxembourg and China’s asset management industries are connecting with each other. Chaired by Nick Fitzpatrick. 

Mar 19, 2015

PaperboatQuantitative easing has seen huge inflows into ETFs that reference European indices. David Stevenson looks at where the flows are going.

Mar 19, 2015

Cotton flowersIt is difficult to invest in commodities using the ever-popular Ucits framework. David Stevenson finds out how investors can access the asset class and whether there’s an appetite for it.