fixed income

May 11, 2018

High_yield_bondsAnticipation for higher US interest rates and a stronger dollar were blamed for large outflows from bond funds in the first week of May.

May 10, 2018

ETF_tradingGlobal exchange-traded product (ETP) inflows in April were fuelled by fixed income which doubled in comparison to the previous month.

May 10, 2018

Convertible bond fundNetherlands-based NN Investment Partners (NN IP) has launched a convertible bond fund.

May 08, 2018

Hedge-fundHedge funds bounced back in April after a two-month performance decline, led by fixed income-based relative value arbitrage and equity hedge strategies.

May 08, 2018

Bond_marketHermes Investment Management has expanded its fixed income team with two hires in London.

May 04, 2018

BNP_ParibasBNP Paribas Asset Management put in a “stable” performance in the first quarter of the year, reflected in a steady rise in its assets under management (AuM).

May 03, 2018

Emerging_marketsManagers of emerging market bond funds can expect a “dramatic rise” in flows over the next year as investors turn favourable on the outlook for these assets.

May 01, 2018

US-China trade warThe US has raised tariffs on Chinese imports and China has responded in kind. However, the mood has improved lately, raising hopes of a deal between the two countries which Schroders believes is president Trump's aim ahead of the mid-term elections in November.

Apr 30, 2018

Stormy_cloudsIn a low-yield environment tinged with political uncertainty, the pressure on investment managers is intense – but A conservative, straightforward and slightly esoteric approach is proving to be a winning strategy, Quilter Cheviot’s Michael Bull tells Romil Patel.

Apr 27, 2018

Emerging market bondsFrench public-sector pension scheme ERAFP has launched a restricted-tender procedure to award a mandate for its emerging market bond portfolio.