fixed income

Mar 08, 2013

With the regulatory environment for alternative managers about to change significantly under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), depositary banks discuss if the industry is sufficiently prepared. Chaired by Nick Fitzpatrick.

Mar 08, 2013

BridgeNicholas Pratt looks at the set-up some of Luxembourg's largest funds, including custodians and administrators.

Mar 08, 2013

Moscow1Swiss & Global Asset Management has launched an emerging market investment grade bond fund.

Mar 08, 2013

collective investmentPassive mutual funds grew faster than actively managed funds in every geographic region in 2012 except Australia and New Zealand.

Mar 07, 2013

Dividends growthAssets under management at UK-listed fund manager Schroders rose to their highest ever level as investors shifted out of underweight equity positions and markets increased towards the end of last year.

Mar 07, 2013

Chinese flagChina has relaxed the rules on its RQFII scheme to allow “essentially any foreign financial firm domiciled in Hong Kong” to participate, says a Shanghai-based analyst.

Mar 06, 2013

cupcakeIt is a year since Bill Gross, co-CIO at Pimco, stunned the fund management industry with an exchange-traded fund based on his Total Return Mutual fund. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at how each has performed.

Mar 06, 2013

Risk2In recognition of the AIFMD, Nicholas Pratt reviews the major risk systems available to alternative managers and the ways they can help firms to meet the directive's risk management requirements.

Mar 06, 2013

RiskWith the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive to be implemented this July, the Funds Europe survey of some of the leading providers in third-party risk management services has a focus on alternative investments.

Mar 06, 2013

Arrow up 2US and Gulf business helped Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) gain record inflows in 2012, the asset manager says.

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