fixed income

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.

Sep 24, 2012

Henna tatsAxa Investment Managers has launched an emerging market short duration bonds fund.

Sep 20, 2012

Junk mail envelopesPioneer Investments has launched a fund that invests in high-yield corporate bonds – sometimes known as “junk” debt – in emerging markets, giving investors a

Sep 13, 2012

Train tracksLyxor Asset Management, a French investment management firm, said it would launch physical exchange-traded funds (ETFs) before the end of the year, starting with fixed income products.