fixed income

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.

Sep 10, 2012

peru marketSwiss & Global Asset Management has launched a fund that allows investors to gain exposure to corporate bonds in emerging markets, a market worth

Sep 07, 2012

Golden maskCarmignac Geston and Pioneer Investments have launched new share classes to comply with Britain's Retail Distribution Review (RDR).

Sep 04, 2012

Asian asset managers have historically lagged behind Europe and North America in the take-up of operational outsourcing, but the participants in our roundtable say this is changing. They also discuss the cost pressures they face themselves as a result of increased regulation. Chaired by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Sep 04, 2012

Asset managers are expanding into Asia, building a base in Hong Kong, even though markets have been difficult. The participants in our roundtable discuss Hong Kong's potential and some of the latest regulatory changes. Chaired by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Sep 03, 2012

Trader screensUK and US fund managers are better positioned than those in mainland Europe because they have more funds with €1 billion of assets, claims Fitch Ratings.