investment strategy

May 02, 2018

Handshake_contractRiver and Mercantile Derivatives, part of River and Mercantile Group PLC, has completed a £1.2 billion (€0.99 billion) structured equity options mandate for Worcestershire County Council Pension Fund.

May 01, 2018

Matthew-RobertsFulcrum Asset Management’s recently created alternative strategies team has launched its first fund and is targeting UK pension schemes with liquid investments.

May 01, 2018

Private_equityDWS (formerly Deutsche Asset Management) has appointed Neel Mehta chief financial officer of its global private equity business.

May 01, 2018

US-China trade warThe US has raised tariffs on Chinese imports and China has responded in kind. However, the mood has improved lately, raising hopes of a deal between the two countries which Schroders believes is president Trump's aim ahead of the mid-term elections in November.

May 01, 2018

wind farmAviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva Plc, has taken a 49% stake in a portfolio of UK onshore wind farms from Fred. Olsen Renewables Limited.

May 01, 2018

Imran AhmadInvestec Asset Management has appointed a former Standard Life Investments (SLI) portfolio manager to its multi-asset team.

Apr 30, 2018

European fund industryThe European funds industry saw assets under management (AuM) rise to a new all-time high of €10.5 trillion in the first quarter of 2018, according to Thompson Reuters Lipper.

Apr 30, 2018

CryptocurrenciesOnce the stuff of science-fiction, cryptocurrencies are now being “mainstreamed” with one in seven Britons considering investing in them, according to a survey.

Apr 30, 2018

Private_signUK private companies’ have shown stronger earnings and revenues, suggesting the initial shock of the Brexit vote has subsided, according to research of European unlisted firms.

Apr 30, 2018

Romi_PatelJersey finds itself at an interesting crossroads. Politically independent from the UK and considered a third country by the EU, the island has enjoyed the autonomy to thrive as an offshore financial centre.

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