investment strategy

Jul 16, 2018

Sovereign-wealth-fundsSovereign wealth funds (SWF) are increasing their exposure to listed assets as private market deal activity slows, research shows.

Jul 16, 2018

Return_on_investmentFund managers investing portfolios for UK investors are finding it difficult to produce consistently positive returns over three years, research shows.

Jul 16, 2018

Bonds_newspaperBlueBay Asset Management has launched an alternative credit fund providing access to the firm’s best ideas in long/short bonds.

Jul 16, 2018

Roller_coasterWithout the key ingredient of industry collaboration, fund management back and middle offices will not be operationally efficient. Tim Steele looks at the industry’s record.

Jul 16, 2018

Jonathan_SteinbergFollowing its acquisition of ETF Securities’ European business, WisdomTree founder Jonathan Steinberg talks to Mark Latham about the ETF industry’s future and the firm’s expansion plans.

Jul 16, 2018

Rising_yieldsPaul Jackson of Invesco explains why he thinks equity indices will rise in tandem with higher bond yields (for now, at least) despite a widely perceived negative correlation between the two.

Jul 16, 2018

USA_peopleThe US is still a prize to be won for many European asset managers. Arguably its regulatory cost will be lower than Europe due to its homogeneity. Tim Steele looks at the main barriers to entry.

Jul 16, 2018

Philipp_SchlegelGlobal economic growth could give momentum to commodities and natural resource equities, known as ‘hard assets’, says VanEck managing director Philipp Schlegel.

Jul 16, 2018

Justin_PartingtonNicholas Pratt talks to Justin Partington of specialist administrator SGG about global expansion, private equity standardisation and the threat of disruption.

Jul 16, 2018

Tatra_mountainsPoland’s latest attempt to solve its pension problem could see fund managers raising €2 billion a year in contributions. But the system has its critics, says Grzegorz Kaliszuk of Allianz.

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