fixed income

Oct 31, 2012

FishermanTwo custodian banks have a lot to thank Allianz Global Investors and Pimco for in the first half of the year, says Nick Fitzpatrick.

Oct 30, 2012

Bond indicesFor the first time in a year equities were more popular than fixed income, according to the September sales data by the Investment Management Association.

Oct 25, 2012

Equities going upiShares has launched an exchange-traded fund that offers physical corporate bond exposure and mitigated interest rate risk in a single fund.

Oct 19, 2012

ParisLa Francaise AM, a Paris-based asset manager, is collaborating with S&P Capital IQ, an analytical company, on a global credit fund.

Oct 18, 2012

Rising-graphThree asset managers of different sizes and specialisms saw their assets under management rise in the third quarter.

Oct 17, 2012

Running trackThe ability of European fund managers to attract new clients and keep old ones is to become harder if they are out of step with demand and unable to invest in change.

Oct 16, 2012

Handshake 3London-based fund management firm Threadneedle has appointed John Peta to lead its emerging market debt team along with Henry Stipp, it was announced today.

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.