fixed income

May 23, 2019

multi-index offeringLondon-based Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched two sustainable investment funds aimed at investors seeking to diversify across asset classes whilst incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations.

May 22, 2019

Luxembourg_Stock_ExchangeThe Luxembourg Stock Exchange has admitted the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s (ICBC) Luxembourg branch as a trading member, the first Chinese bank to be so admitted.

May 20, 2019

Trading data Asset manager Amundi has launched a bond fund as part of its “buy and watch” product range of income products.

May 15, 2019

green target income fundFranklin Templeton has launched a fixed maturity green income fund aimed at addressing environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues such as CO2 emissions and water scarcity.

May 14, 2019

Challenges_aheadMany global investors have taken out protection against a fall in equity markets over the next three months.

May 14, 2019

Corn_fieldKames Capital has appointed former Janus Henderson Investors portfolio manager Thomas Hanson as its head of high yield fixed income. Hanson is one of two hires Kames has made for its high yield business.

May 13, 2019

Equity funds outperformMany equity funds saw an “excellent” start to the year, with 38 out of the 39 peer groups studied outperforming – 30 of them in double-digits.

May 10, 2019

BullFund managers sound optimistic about a continuation of the market rally, given improving economic prospects in the US and China. And there’s plenty of cash on the sidelines that missed the rally, says one.

May 08, 2019

Bond_marketA bond portfolio’s exposure to investment factors is what “really counts” in its returns, even if the portfolio is not explicitly labelled a factor strategy, researchers say.

May 07, 2019

Emerging markets less favourableMore investment professionals see emerging market equities as fairly valued, research has found.

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