investment strategy

Dec 07, 2018

Mark_LathamTraditionally seen as a safe haven in times of market volatily, multi-asset funds (which mix equities, bonds and other assets) saw their resilience severely tested in the first quarter of this year.

Dec 07, 2018

Caught_in_stormStrong downside protection and reduced volatility are key selling points for multi asset-funds. Fiona Rintoul finds out what happened to key multi-asset portfolios when volatility hit in early 2018.

Dec 07, 2018

Roulette_wheelFiona Rintoul asks whether factor-based multi-asset funds have become a major growth area in asset management to the extent that they present a challenge to incumbent funds.

Dec 07, 2018

Our expert panel discuss recent developments and trends in multi-asset investing and ponder the way forward for this most popular of asset classes.

Dec 07, 2018

Speach_bubblesA Q&A with Mike Brooks, Head of Diversified Multi-Asset at Aberdeen Standard Investments, September 2018.

Dec 07, 2018

StrawsThe surge of money into multi-asset funds and strategies is increasing. Tim Steele looks at which providers have benefited most and what the popularity of specific products says about investors’ preferred outcomes.

Dec 07, 2018

SeesawRanking their funds by the level of dynamic asset allocation they employ, multi-asset fund managers discuss their current positioning and most significant changes in the past year.

Dec 06, 2018

Moody’sAsset managers face weaker demand and lower fees in 2019 according to an outlook report published today by ratings agency Moody’s.

Dec 06, 2018

BondsThe bond team that left BNP Paribas Asset Management to join Neuberger Berman has launched three European fixed income funds and says pessimism about the region’s economy is over-blown.

Dec 06, 2018

Gold_ETFsGlobal gold-backed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) enjoyed a second consecutive month of inflows in November on the back of continuing stock market volatility, geo-political events and the under-performance of other commodities.

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