investment strategy

Mar 05, 2018

Signing_contractFrench value investor Metropole Gestion has selected SimCorp’s Dimension system to automate front and middle office activities.

Mar 02, 2018

RetirementThe pension funds of UK FTSE 350 companies managed to reduce their deficits by £1 billion in February despite market volatility.

Mar 02, 2018

Investment_portfolioA US asset management consulting firm has hired a specialist from KPMG to launch its business in the UK in one of two developments among industry consultants in recent days.

Mar 02, 2018

Property_fundThe pension funds of Leicestershire County Council and Liverpool University have committed a combined £50 million (€56.6 million) to Kames Capital’s second value property fund.

Mar 02, 2018

The governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney has called for the regulation of cryptocurrencies.

Mar 01, 2018

BrexitThe French financial regulator has ordered UK asset managers which manage or market investment funds in France to set out their post-Brexit plans.

Mar 01, 2018

Mergers_and_acquisitionsRecent years have seen a flurry of mega-deals in the asset management world. With capital market reforms known as MiFID II coming into force deal activity is likely to continue.

Feb 28, 2018

Risk optionsEuropean investors’ risk appetite dropped in February, but just remained inside positive territory.

Feb 28, 2018

Bullish_marketSo-called deep cyclical stocks – companies whose revenues rely on underlying economic or macro factors to propel them - are now one of the “standout bargains” for investors, a Kames Capital fund manager says.

Feb 28, 2018

Mandate winNew York-based Stone Harbor Investment Partners says its £1 billion (€1.1 billion) mandate win from a UK local authority shows there is growing demand globally for fixed income investment strategies that are not limited by traditional benchmarks.

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