investment strategy

Jan 04, 2018

Our panel of experts offer their thoughts on the fast-growing field of smart beta investing and whether it is becoming more of a threat than index tracking to the traditional active management of funds.

Jan 04, 2018

Arrows_upAs active fund managers increasingly launch exchange-traded funds, Mark Latham looks at the way ahead for a vehicle that until now has been a byword for low-cost investment.

Jan 04, 2018

Wheat_filed_high_yieldPrivate equity investment is back at a high level as investors chase yield. Catherine Lafferty looks at some of the most successful fund closures of recent months and what these funds are targeting.

Jan 04, 2018

Cyber_securityRecent cyber security breaches should have alerted private equity firms to the threats facing their portfolio companies, says Michael Corcione of Cordium.

Jan 04, 2018

Sid_NewbySubdued bank lending coupled with demand for yield is seeing private debt emerge as a major alternative asset class. BNP Paribas Securities Services details the infrastructure needed to support it.

Jan 04, 2018

Stormy_skyDoubts about esg are on the rise. Catherine Lafferty looks at where the strategy is going wrong and what it might be doing right.

Jan 04, 2018

Since its founding in 2010, Amundi has not only become one of the world's largest asset managers, but also one of the largest responsible investors. Thierry Bogaty explains how and why.

Jan 04, 2018

Mobile_investingAsset management is having a difficult time adjusting to mobile delivery and must hurry, finds Fiona Rintoul.

Jan 04, 2018

With MiFID II about to go live, Nicholas Pratt talks to a number of regtech providers about their pre-MiFID preparations and post-MiFID expectations.

Jan 04, 2018

Jonathan_BairdThe European Union’s focus on investor protection, especially in the retail market, deserves strong support and encouragement.

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