fixed income

Aug 07, 2018

US_vs_ChinaBrexit and increased trade tensions could cause a short-term dip in the issuance of green bonds, the Swedish bank SEB said.

Aug 06, 2018

Sustainable_investingBlackRock has launched four bond funds that incorporate sustainable investing criteria for emerging market companies where the gap between environmental laggards and leaders is said to be large.

Aug 06, 2018

 mortgage-backed securitiesHSBC’s agreement to pay a $765 million (€661 million) to settle a probe into its sale of mortgage-backed securities (MBS) obviously recalls the financial crisis and the fact that many of these assets became “toxic” in the crisis’s run-up.

Aug 02, 2018

Trading screenZurich-based asset manager GAM has halted trading in its unconstrained and absolute return bond funds following a steep rise in redemption requests after one of its London-based fund managers was suspended earlier this week.

Jul 25, 2018

Investor_confidence_downDWS Group senior executives do not expect to meet their fund flow target this year after seeing €4.9 billion of outflows in the second quarter (Q2).

Jul 25, 2018

Tatra_mountainsPoland’s latest attempt to solve its pension problem could see fund managers raising €2 billion a year in contributions. But the system has its critics, says Grzegorz Kaliszuk of Allianz.

Jul 24, 2018

Rising_yieldsPaul Jackson of Invesco explains why he thinks equity indices will rise in tandem with higher bond yields (for now, at least) despite a widely perceived negative correlation between the two.

Jul 23, 2018

income bond fundRoyal London Asset Management (RLAM) is to launch a monthly income bond fund later this year.

Jul 19, 2018

Gareth_DaviesDWS has made three London-based senior hires to newly-created roles in its European institutional client team.

Jul 16, 2018

Return_on_investmentFund managers investing portfolios for UK investors are finding it difficult to produce consistently positive returns over three years, research shows.