fixed income

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.

May 29, 2019

sustainable investingFunds manager Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) has unveiled two bond and fixed income funds focused on sustainable investing in emerging markets.

May 23, 2019

multi-index offeringLondon-based Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched two sustainable investment funds aimed at investors seeking to diversify across asset classes whilst incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations.

May 22, 2019

Luxembourg_Stock_ExchangeThe Luxembourg Stock Exchange has admitted the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s (ICBC) Luxembourg branch as a trading member, the first Chinese bank to be so admitted.

May 20, 2019

Trading data Asset manager Amundi has launched a bond fund as part of its “buy and watch” product range of income products.

May 15, 2019

green target income fundFranklin Templeton has launched a fixed maturity green income fund aimed at addressing environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues such as CO2 emissions and water scarcity.

May 14, 2019

Challenges_aheadMany global investors have taken out protection against a fall in equity markets over the next three months.

May 14, 2019

Corn_fieldKames Capital has appointed former Janus Henderson Investors portfolio manager Thomas Hanson as its head of high yield fixed income. Hanson is one of two hires Kames has made for its high yield business.