fixed income

Oct 31, 2012

Hendrik-du-ToitSouth African roots mean Investec Asset Management may have a competitive advantage when it comes to investing in emerging markets and commodities. Hendrik du Toit tells Stefanie Eschenbacher that his route is about quality and depth, not breadth.

Oct 31, 2012

JunkyardThe US high yield corporate debt market has been one of the few successful asset classes in the crisis era. Nicholas Pratt asks if it has staying power.

Oct 31, 2012

Amundi AM logoAmundi Funds Bond Global Aggregate continues to generate strong returns within its broad global bond and currency universe.

Oct 31, 2012

rolling up sleevesFiona Rintoul looks at retail trends in the UK and finds that the denial period is over and it is time for acceptance and implementation of the Retail Distribution Review.

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.