investment strategy

Feb 18, 2019

ETFsGlobal assets invested in exchange-traded products (ETPs) reached US$5.16 trillion (€4.4 trillion) by the end of January 2019, according to research and consultancy firm ETFGI.

Feb 18, 2019

Corporate_social_responsibilityNatixis Investment Managers has intensified its focus on responsible investing by naming Harald Walkate as the head of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and environmental and social governance (ESG). It is a newly-created role by the Paris-based asset manager.

Feb 18, 2019

Business loanThe past decade has seen asset managers become alternative sources of debt finance as banks retreated from the market – and now M&G Investments has made a large loan to a joint venture that includes Goldman Sachs.

Feb 14, 2019

responsible investingStocks listed in the US and Europe that are considered controversial from a responsible investing standpoint underperformed their benchmarks in a period of study - but those in Asia outperformed.

Feb 14, 2019

European_CommissionBrussels has approved plans for the pan-European pension product (PEPP) that will scale-up individuals’ savings across Europe into a single pool.

Feb 14, 2019

SwedenBarings Real Estate has made the latest in a series of “firsts” for the firm as it adds new asset to its real estate portfolio.

Feb 13, 2019

Bear_marketFund managers’ asset allocations reveal their bearish thinking stemming from expectations for weaker GDP growth and the widely held view that secular stagnation is taking place.

Feb 12, 2019

Matt_LongFund managers in the City are bracing themselves for a tough 2019, writes Matt Long, a capital markets specialist at Accenture.

Feb 12, 2019

Joe_MoynihanThe Jersey financial services industry has appointed Joe Moynihan to lead its trade body, Jersey Finance.

Feb 11, 2019

renewable energyEnergy price uncertainty and execution costs are challenges for investing in renewable energy – yet they still intend to nearly double their allocations, research suggests.

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