fixed income

Feb 18, 2013

Shanghai1Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM) has merged its global and emerging market bond teams partly in response, the firm says, to increased correlations between the assets.

Feb 18, 2013

Angus-WoolhouseAngus Woolhouse has joined Baring Asset Management as global head of distribution, replacing George Harvey, who will retire at the end of April.

Feb 15, 2013

CarA solution to the debt-ceiling crisis could unleash business investment in the United States, but will require tough decisions on tax and entitlement. George Mitton reports.

Feb 15, 2013

Thorn crownNo one is predicting that core sovereign bonds will perform any better in 2013 than at the current low levels. Fiona Rintoul asks it they are still a safe option.

Feb 15, 2013

CurrencyLegal cases against custody banks in the United States over currency trades puts the issue of foreign exchange outsourcing in the spotlight, writes Nicholas Pratt.

Feb 14, 2013

DealAberdeen Asset Management has paid $175 million (€130 million) in cash for Artio Global Investors, a United States-based asset manager with $14 billion under management.

Feb 13, 2013

New York cabUS fixed income fund managers are overweight financials, S&P Capital IQ Fund Research says in its latest sector trend paper, adding that these still yield more than industrials.

Feb 07, 2013

Signing dealPrivate equity group Carlyle has completed its buyout of Los Angeles-based asset manager TCW from Societe Generale for undisclosed terms.

Feb 04, 2013

EurozoneEurozone equity markets showed a return of 4.2% in January with Portugal leading the way.

Portugal returned 11.7% in the year-to-date January 30, according  to the Russell Eurozone Index.

Feb 04, 2013

Wheat field1Market watchers who predict a bubble in high-yield bonds are exaggerating the risks, say analysts at AllianceBernstein – but investors could still lose money unless they are cautious.

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