fixed income

Jul 30, 2015

The Brandenburg GateGerman institutions are increasingly investing in real estate and equities as they seek alternatives to domestic and government bonds.

Jul 29, 2015

Betting chipsCentral bank policies after the financial crisis smoothed foreign exchange swings – but volatility has returned in recent months. David Stevenson looks at various approaches to currency management in this environment.

Jul 29, 2015

Fiona RintoulThe Eurogroup didn’t want to hear economic arguments during the Greek bailout discussions, Yanis Varoufakis told the New Statesman, shortly after resigning as Greece’s minister of finance in July.

Jul 29, 2015

Red traffic lightEuropean stimulus measures created one-way traffic into European ETFs – but higher rates, the Greek debt conundrum and now China are causing friction. Or perhaps it’s just a round of profit-taking, writes David Stevenson.

Jul 29, 2015

Residential careCare homes appeal to people on few, if any, levels. But John Godden of Montreux Capital Management urges investors to look at the demographically driven sector as an alternative to fixed income. 

Jul 29, 2015

Chinese streetWe profile some of the most interesting fund launches in recent weeks and examine the performance of a product already on the market.

Jul 29, 2015

ETF tradingMarkit, a financial data provider, has launched a service designed to further the role of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as a form of collateral in securities lending.

Jul 24, 2015

Kevin ChoyPioneer Investments has appointed Kevin Choy to the newly created role of portfolio manager in the alternative fixed income team.

Jul 23, 2015

Graph downAberdeen Asset Management saw a net outflow of £9.9 billion (€14.1 billion) in the three months to June 30 as investors continued to reduce exposure to Asia and emerging market equities.

Jul 17, 2015

fJohnnie Barnett Allianz GI TESTInvestment manager Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) has announced the appointment of Johnnie Barnett to the newly created role of director of UK institutional business development. 

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