fixed income

Jan 04, 2018

Sid_NewbySubdued bank lending coupled with demand for yield is seeing private debt emerge as a major alternative asset class. BNP Paribas Securities Services details the infrastructure needed to support it.

Jan 04, 2018

Blockchain, BitcoinThe past few weeks have seen the launch of europe’s first bitcoin mutual fund, along with two fixed income responsible investment products.

Jan 04, 2018

Markus_FuchsGlobal wealth is estimated to have risen to $256 trillion (€215 trillion) in 2016. This translates into a year-on-year increase of 1.4%, roughly matching the pace of population growth worldwide and per-capita wealth has thus essentially remained constant.

Jan 03, 2018

Financial outlookWith the start of a new year, fund management firms have been issuing their market outlooks for equities and bonds.

Dec 14, 2017

Ashish_RayJupiter Asset Management has appointed Ash Ray as head of governance research.

Dec 13, 2017

Germany mapThe German fund industry has doubled in volume since 2008 and now manages assets in excess of €3 trillion, according to the BVI German Funds Association.

Dec 13, 2017

Green_investmentsOver $1.2 billion (€1 billion) has been committed to Amundi’s new green bond fund within weeks of its launch.

Dec 11, 2017

ParisIM Global Partner, the asset management and distribution arm of the Paris-based iM Square investment platform, has launched the first sub-fund of its French-registered Sicav, the iMDolanMcEniry US Corporate fund, and has delegated its management to US credit specialist Dolan McEniry.

Dec 11, 2017

Our New York panel discusses difficulties with international distribution, plus we hear a cautionary tale about factor analysis.

Dec 11, 2017

Jean RabyJean Raby, the new head of Natixis Global Asset Management, tells Mark Latham of his plans to turn the group into a truly pan-European operator.

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