fixed income

Jun 24, 2019

Homeless_manBoston-headquartered Wellington Management has introduced a Ucits-compliant fund with a view to making a “positive impact on some of the world’s major social and environmental challenges”.

Jun 20, 2019

london-stock-exchangeFund behemoth Vanguard has launched a Ucits exchange-traded fund (ETF) on the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse, specifically designed for investors seeking low-cost, diversified exposure to global bonds.

Jun 19, 2019

Emerging_market_debtGeneva-headquartered Mirabaud Asset Management has added to its fixed income range with the introduction of a fixed maturity emerging markets debt fund with $90 million (€80.4 million) of assets under management.

Jun 18, 2019

Robot_armsMiFID II is said to be squeezing the German funds industry and hindering its global competitiveness – but as Mark Latham finds, an ebullient mood persists in a country where more institutions are investing in funds.

Jun 18, 2019

CAMRADATA’s Multi-Sector Fixed Income report for Q1 2019, which charts the performance of investments and asset managers across the msfi universe, showed a sharp improvement in performance for managers of these funds.

Jun 17, 2019

Global ETF outflowsGlobal exchange-traded fund (ETF) outflows increased to €8.4 billion throughout May, as investors continued to withdraw cash across the board.

Jun 10, 2019

Emerging_marketsBMO Global Asset Management (BMO GAM) has hired Cristiana de Alessia as portfolio manager for the global rates team.

Jun 06, 2019

Tokyo_cityJapanese Nikko Asset Management (Nikko AM) has launched a fund dedicated to investing in total-loss absorbing capacity (TLAC) bonds. Managed by its London-based global fixed income team, the firm claims the fund is one of the first of its nature.

Jun 05, 2019

Paris Climate AgreementHSBC Global Asset Management is to launch an emerging market green bond fund with the aim of enabling investors to make a “real economy” impact whilst aiming to deliver against objectives set by the Paris Climate Agreement, and the UN’s sustainable development goals (SDGs).

May 30, 2019

DepartureThe chief executive of quantitative asset manager Quoniam is stepping down after more than 20 years of service, citing personal reasons.