fixed income

Jun 19, 2015

Rory SullivanEuropean investment manager, Insight Investment, has made two key appointments to support its management of environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues within its investment portfolios.

Jun 18, 2015

US federal reserveFund management firms have reacted to the Federal Reserve’s decision to hold interest rates.

Jun 17, 2015

RenminbiNordea Asset Management has launched a high yield bond fund focusing on Asian securities issued in US dollars and renminbi.

Jun 15, 2015

Tiananmen squareFrench asset management firm Lyxor, is planning to launch a China government bond exchange-traded fund (ETF) in Europe.

Jun 15, 2015

Global bondsHermes Investment Management has expanded its suite of global fixed income offerings with the launch of the Hermes Absolute Return Credit Fund.

Jun 12, 2015

Pioneer Michael DristinePioneer Investments has appointed Michael Dristine as institutional business development officer in a newly created role in the US.

Jun 12, 2015

currenciesRussell Investments has appointed Van Luu in the newly created role of head of currency and fixed income strategy.

Jun 11, 2015

Bank of EnglandIndustry groups have welcomed the creation of a board set up by the Bank of England that aims to drive good conduct in “FICC” – or fixed income, currency and commodity – markets.

Jun 08, 2015

IndicesHedge funds posted gains for the fourth consecutive month in May, bringing year to date (YTD) gains for the HFRI Fund Weighted Composite (FWC) Index to 3.9%, outperforming both the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones indices.

Jun 08, 2015

Mixed chartGlobal flows to exchange-traded funds (ETFs) investing in Europe slowed in May while money going into emerging markets increased.