investment strategy

May 16, 2018

Reducing bond durationFranklin Templeton Investments' bond chief has questioned why investors are reducing fixed income duration despite expectations that interest rates will remain low.

May 16, 2018

Ranking_increaseGerman asset managers have dislodged US providers in a ranking of large firms with funds distributed in Germany.

May 16, 2018

European lending fundHermes Investment Management has launched a European direct lending fund saying it will help investors wanting yield and stable returns.

May 16, 2018

Handshake_contractGeneva-based Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) and alternative investor Cheyne Capital Management are collaborating on an “equity arbitrage” product to be launched in a Ucits format.

May 15, 2018

Westminster_Abbey_ChurchThe Church of England’s £8.3 billion (€9.4 billion) investment fund made a “very creditable” but below target return in 2017.

May 15, 2018

BankAsset managers’ allocation to banks is the second highest level on record, a survey found.

May 15, 2018

GermanyGerman retail investors showed a marked preference for balanced funds at the expense of equities in March, figures from the country’s trade body suggest.

May 15, 2018

Michael_John_LytleA former senior executive of Source ETF has launched an asset management company that plans to issue an array of funds for passive bond investors who are “hungry for new products”.

May 15, 2018

Serge_KrancenblumThe buoyant state of growth in alternative investments is reflected once again by Europe’s specialist fund administrators as SGG Group expands in Asia through acquisition.

May 14, 2018

Dollar_pressThe US dollar, traditionally a safe-haven currency in volatile times, has been trading at near multi-year lows.

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