investment strategy

Dec 07, 2017

Emerging_marketsBlackRock has launched an emerging markets short duration bond fund, saying that investors were seeking asset classes with a higher return potential but aiming to mitigate interest-rate risk.

Dec 06, 2017

Digital_currency_bitcoinCoutts, the UK’s most exclusive private bank which counts the royal family amongst its clients, has warned that electronic currencies like bitcoin “have nothing but sentiment backing them up” and could be part of a tech bubble that will eventually burst.

Dec 06, 2017

Big_BenThe UK government has moved to strengthen the country’s asset management industry by creating centres of excellence and involving more fintech.

Dec 06, 2017

Life_insuranceInsurance companies expect to increase their asset allocation to passive, active and factor-based strategies, research shows.

Dec 06, 2017

Charlotte-Tyrwhitt-DrakeAmsterdam-based Kempen Capital Management has hired Charlotte Tyrwhitt Drake as business development director.

Dec 05, 2017

rading_dataSwiss asset management firm GAM has rebranded its GAM Star Alternative Fixed Income fund following a restructuring and change in investment policy.

Dec 05, 2017

ESG_investingAsset managers are most likely to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) into their US equity and global equity strategies, research has found.

Dec 05, 2017

BitcoinThe exponential rise in the value of bitcoin to over $11,000 (€9,280) last month has prompted France’s two main financial regulators to issue a warning to savers on the volatility of the cryptocurrency.

Dec 05, 2017

RebrandingDeutsche Asset Management is uniting all of its asset management business lines under one global brand and restructuring as a stand-alone business.

Dec 04, 2017

Rio_de_JaneiroAllfunds Bank, Europe’s largest fund platform, has reached a “milestone” with €350 billion of assets under administration (AuA) and now plans to open two more offices.

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