fixed income

Dec 04, 2015

Devan ChauAxa Investment Managers has appointed Devan Chau as senior trader in its trading & securities financing (TSF) team based in Hong Kong.

Nov 30, 2015

Fees calculatingSeven local authority pension funds in the UK have collaborated to invest £6.5 billion (€9.2 billion) in pooled passive funds managed by Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) and negotiated fee reductions of more than half.

Nov 27, 2015

Lloyd HarrisOld Mutual Global Investors (OMGI) has announced the promotion of Lloyd Harris as lead fund manager of its €685m Corporate Bond fund.

Nov 23, 2015

Handshake contractFullgoal Asset Management has appointed Deutsche Bank as custodian and service provider for one of the first Ucits fixed income funds to have a renminbi quota.

Nov 12, 2015

European flagsInvestment manager Invesco has launched two funds investing in eurozone equities and says low interest rates should make equity funds see continued demand.

Nov 11, 2015

BlocksDevelopment of fixed income ETFs has been slower than for equities. David Stevenson looks at how the sector is trying to catch up, with a greater focus on duration and maturities looming.

Nov 11, 2015

CurrenciesThe ETF industry looks set for a record year of inflows, despite market volatility in global equities. David Stevenson looks at which parts of the ETF industry are benefiting most from investor sentiment.

Nov 11, 2015

With the rise of robo-advice and trend towards passive investing, our panel of experts sees a bright future for the ETF market, way beyond its US birthplace. But are we in a mania phase? Is there a liquidity risk? And will ETF products keep up with investors’ demands?

Nov 11, 2015

Bing LiBing Li, from the European asset management unit of the world’s largest bank, is hopeful that European investors will favour its bond funds.

Nov 09, 2015

Editorial Synopsis
December 2015/January 2016

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Fund management industry: Mergers & acquisitions
2015 has seen a host of consolidation among asset managers, particularly in the boutique space. Funds
Europe looks at the drivers for why an investment management business might want to sell itself, and at what motivates acquirers.

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