fixed income

Jul 19, 2017

Big_BenHeadwinds in the UK are now in sharper focus, says Maya Bhandari of Columbia Threadneedle investments.

Jul 14, 2017

Tim_BuckleyUS asset management giant Vanguard has promoted its chief investment officer Tim Buckley (pictured) to replace the firm’s chief executive Bill McNabb at the end of the year.

Jul 13, 2017

Bond_indicesGerman retail investors targeted euro bond funds with short-term maturity dates in May, though flows were positive to all three main fund groups: bond, equity and balanced.

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 19, 2017

Bond_market_conceptThe proportion of investors who believe corporate bonds are overvalued has hit a record high amid fears of possible interest rate hikes by central banks around the world as well as continuing political uncertainty in the US and Europe.

Jun 19, 2017

Herve-GuezParis-based asset manager Mirova has promoted Hervé Guez to head up its equities and fixed income team.

Jun 14, 2017

Derelict_houseFixed income is the natural next stage for the smart beta revolution. A low-yield bond market has provided an added incentive, says Catherine Lafferty.

Jun 12, 2017

European_unionThe European funds industry started the first quarter of 2017 on a strong note with net sales of Ucits and alternative investment funds reaching €262 billion.

Jun 06, 2017

As fund flows surge, our expert panel discusses the drivers for sales and how distribution is changing under regulatory pressure and consumer trends.

May 24, 2017

Homeless_manColumbia Threadneedle Investments has launched a “social bond” fund, said to be the first of its kind in Europe.

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