Jul 12, 2017

Floating_ratesThe trend towards rate normalisation has been exploited by Blackrock, which has launched a floating rate bond fund designed to protect investor portfolios against a rise in interest rates.

Jun 14, 2017

We asked six investment professionals about the emphasis they are placing on smart beta and active ETFs and how platforms are adopting these products.

Jun 14, 2017

Manuela Sperandeo, iShares Head of Specialist Sales EMEA, tells Funds Europe how investors can leverage smart beta strategies to target numerous outcomes.

Jun 14, 2017

RuleThe FTSE Russell indices tracked by Lyxor lead to fewer specific risks, fewer valuation and crowding issues and more consistent performance.

Jun 06, 2017

BeethovenGermany has seen its fund flows boosted by risk appetite and multi-asset providers have benefited. This includes local firms and Invesco, finds Fiona Rintoul.

Jun 06, 2017

Calastone-WillisUnlike music, funds cannot be pirated – but that doesn’t mean the industry will not be disrupted by digital technology like the record industry was, found research by Funds Europe in association with Calastone.

May 17, 2017

ETF_tradingAllfunds’ decision to launch ETFs on its fund platform was taken partly in light of reforms to the distribution landscape, the European platform provider said.

May 15, 2017

US_corporate_bondsBlackRock has launched two fixed income ETFs that are meant to provide investors with “greater granularity” in the US bond market.

Apr 28, 2017

Profits upAmundi, Europe’s largest asset manager, this morning reported strong growth from international business during the first quarter (Q1) of the year.

Apr 27, 2017

ETFUS asset manager Invesco is to acquire ETF provider Source for a sum reported to be $500 million (€458 million).