fixed income

Nov 01, 2010

ETFsNikko Asset Management launched three new exchange-traded funds (ETFs), offering passive exposure to US equity, listed China equity and listed India equity.

Nov 01, 2010

London_night_410F&C Asset Management saw its assets under management (AuM) increase by £12.9bn to £108.2bn during the third quarter of year, on the back of the acquisition of Thames River Capital and positive market movements.

Oct 25, 2010

software_410Aviva Investors has upgraded its system used for trade and post-trade activities such as portfolio analysis and compliance.

Oct 18, 2010

Blue_bay_RBC_410Royal Bank of Canada is to acquire BlueBay Asset Management for around £965m (€1.1bn), subject to regulatory approval.

Oct 11, 2010

Sally-Tennant-1Kleinwort Benson Bank has appointed Sally Tennant, formerly of Swiss private bank Lombard Odier, as chief executive, effective from mid-January 2011.

Oct 07, 2010

EU_Parliament_140The Gips standards are a working example of self-regulation in the capital markets. David Spaulding examines the benefits Gips compliance offers fund managers and looks at the role that data management has to play

Oct 07, 2010

Nimble_dancersOnce bond portfolios were bulky, slow-moving beasts, but low yields and sovereign debt problems have seen fixed income managers and investors overhaul their strategy, finds Nick Fitzpatrick

Oct 07, 2010

Yves_PerrierA year after the creation of the giant European asset manager Amundi, CEO Yves Perrier has a keen eye on costs and plans to recruit a new head of global equities to attract more instituional business, finds Angele Spiteri Paris

Oct 05, 2010

Water_tapEquity funds performed strongly in the third quarter of this year, but investors still withdrew $22.8bn (€16.5bn) from the asset class - preferring bond funds and money market funds, which saw $83bn in net new money over the same period. Equity ETFs also saw significant inflows of $14.9bn.

Sep 07, 2010

Ivan_NicoraTen years ago Euroclear launched its automated funds processing platform, Nicholas Pratt asks Ivan Nicora (pictured) how much has changed and if the industry is nearer to achieving end-to-end automation.