fixed income

Oct 16, 2012

PensionersUK pension schemes will be frustrated in their attempts to de-risk by an insufficient supply of index-linked gilts until 2040, says investment consultancy Towers Watson.

Oct 15, 2012

ETPs downWeekly turnover of exchange-traded products (ETPs) in Europe dropped by nearly 20% to €7.6 billion in the course of last week, according to Lyxor.

Oct 04, 2012

Global chartsWorldwide investment fund assets increased in the second quarter (Q2) this year in euro terms despite plunging inflows.

Oct 04, 2012

SharesJanus Capital International has launched a fixed income fund and claimed the bottom-up strategy will complement a market place dominated by macro-based investing.

Sep 28, 2012

SpicesEmerging market bond issuance in local currencies is on the rise. Nicholas Pratt looks at the risks and rewards for international managers and their investors.

Sep 28, 2012

HammondFranklin Templeton Investments has won fans for its steadfast presence in Europe. With an office due to open in Belguim soon, Nick Fitzpatrick speaks to Jamie Hammond, managing director, Europe.

Sep 28, 2012

PuzzleIt is difficult to explain the continued high level of risk premiums in bond markets. Valentijn van Nieuwenhuijzen, of ING Investment Management, tries, and suggests we are still in a credit sweet spot.

Sep 28, 2012

wheelFunds Europe surveys vendors about which asset classes their main execution management systems cover for fund managers, and their development plans.

Sep 27, 2012

AntwerpFranklin Templeton Investments is to open an office in Belgium, a country that it has serviced historically from Luxembourg.

Sep 24, 2012

Gold ETFsCommodity exchange-traded fund (ETF) flows in Europe rose 20% to the week ending September 21, according to Lyxor.