fixed income

Feb 28, 2018

Denis_GiraultUnion Bancaire Privée (UBP) has launched a socially responsible fund to invest in emerging market companies that are said to be increasingly conscious of their social and environmental impacts.

Feb 27, 2018

fund inflows increaseJupiter Asset Management saw a large increase in fund inflows last year, reflecting a strong 2017 for the wider European funds industry.

Feb 27, 2018

Italian_parliamentThe first investments into Italian government bond ETFs this year were recorded over recent days and have been linked to Italy’s upcoming general election.

Feb 22, 2018

global corporate bond fund Capital Group, one of the world’s largest asset managers, has launched an investment grade global corporate bond fund as part of its Luxembourg Ucits offering.

Feb 22, 2018

MacaroonsAt a time of continuing low interest rates, some income funds are paying 8%-9% a year against a global equities benchmark of half that amount. Mark Latham examines some of the reasons.

Feb 22, 2018

Miniature_carUS mortgage-backed securities probably make up a large part of your fixed income portfolio, so what happens at the Fed is crucial. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Feb 22, 2018

Layered_coloursRecent closures of so-called ‘CLO 2s’ by Natixis and Axa Investment Managers highlight how securitisation has wound its way back into play in the asset management industry.

Feb 21, 2018

HandshakeMFS Investment Management has appointed Owen Murfin as an institutional portfolio manager as the firm expands its fixed income team.

Feb 20, 2018

Emerging_marketsFranklin Templeton Investments has launched a bond fund to take advantage of opportunities which have “expanded dramatically” in emerging debt markets.

Feb 16, 2018

IstanbulEmerging market equities are set to resume their outperformance, a senior strategist has said.