fixed income

Feb 23, 2011

planetsInvestment managers are explaining how to deal with Solvency II, the tough capital-adequacy rules for insurance companies. Convertibles, emerging market bonds and derivatives could be sought-after assets. By Nick Fitzpatrick

Feb 23, 2011

hand_button_410Fund flows into fixed income have grown markedly in the past two years. Nicholas Pratt examines whether this growth will spark a similar resurgence in trading technology

Feb 23, 2011

shakespeare_roseAbsolute return funds are hard to classify and the grouping of such products should be discouraged or reconsidered, says Angele Spiteri Paris

Feb 23, 2011

The New York Roundtable: we meet with leading US asset service providers in New York at a time when the most sophisticated market in the world is seeing a secular shift from equities to fixed income. 

Feb 14, 2011

dripping_tap_410There are clear signs that the strong flows into fixed income products are to slow after a survey of managers with US $3.7trn.

Jan 17, 2011

barchart_rising_410Assets under management (AuM) at Neptune Investment Management have passed the £7bn (€8.3bn) mark, with assets rising over £2bn in 2010.

Jan 17, 2011

market_index_410Markit, a data provider, has launched a new range of emerging market debt benchmarks and indices in response to increased investor interest in the space.

Jan 05, 2011

railway_pointsPortfolio changes prompted by the market environment have taken place as the number of specialists who execute transitions has shrunk. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at who is in and who is out of transition management and why certain approaches have faltered

Jan 05, 2011

manager_selection_410Institutional investors must ensure their emerging market debt manager is equipped with appropriate local expertise, advises Mathias Neidert, at bfinance

Jan 05, 2011

Brazil_beachBrazil was one of 2010's most notable markets, so Martyn Cuff, of Allianz Global Investors Europe, asks if the Brazilian asset management industry has come of age.

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