fixed income

Jul 15, 2019

Electric_car_parking_spaceGermany’s DWS Group has extended its socially responsible investment range with the launch of a corporate bond product that sets exclusion criteria for “controversial” companies.

Jul 15, 2019

Emerging_marketsInvestors placed US$3.3 billion (€2.9 billion) into funds of Ashmore Group, a specialist emerging markets asset manager based in London, in the second quarter of the year.

Jul 11, 2019

MSCI  ESG ratingMSCI, the index provider, has created an environmental, social and governance (ESG) rating system for 32,000 equity and fixed income funds.

Jul 10, 2019

ChinaSovereign investors are increasingly looking to China, with nearly three times as many planning to raise exposure in emerging markets rather than Europe.

Jul 09, 2019

Green_energyAmundi is jointly backing a programme to help smaller and medium-sized businesses access green finance and says the debt investments involved will lead to higher yields for investors.

Jul 09, 2019

Carbon_footprintFrance’s Tobam, a quantitative asset manager, says it is reducing the carbon footprint of its fixed income portfolios by 20% versus the portoflio’s benchmark.

Jun 27, 2019

Christophe_HerpetAXA Investment Managers has appointed Christophe Herpet (pictured) as its global head of fixed income, replacing Gilles Dauphine.

Jun 26, 2019

Global_assetsWorldwide investment fund assets have seen a resurgence in the first quarter of this year, increasing by 9.2% to €48.02 trillion.

Jun 25, 2019

Sale_signH2O Asset Management has sold off non-rated private bonds in a bid to stem substantial outflows following reports regarding liquidity issues in its corporate bond funds.

Jun 25, 2019

High_yield_bondUK-based Artemis has launched a fixed income high yield Ucits bond fund managed by the fixed income team that joined from rival Kames Capital earlier this year.