investment strategy

Dec 04, 2018

RetirementEurope’s pension plans are moving away from a formulaic investment approach to identify good returns in response to the current period of low returns and higher market volatility.

Dec 03, 2018

Retirement_shortfallThe shift from public markets to private markets by institutional investors could have “profound implications” for retail investors, said the CFA Institute.

Dec 03, 2018

Scam_alertOver 3,000 people a day have sought information about pension scams since the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and The Pensions Regulator (TPR) jointly launched a project in the summer to raise awareness.

Dec 03, 2018

Politics remain in focus as we head towards the end of the year, with various issues that have weighed on investor sentiment remaining unresolved: the US–China trade war, the European Commission’s response to the Italian government’s budget deficit plans, Brexit negotiations and the impact of the US mid-term election results.

Nov 29, 2018

Risk managementMarket volatility is undermining investor confidence and driving them to safer assets, according to a report from Natixis Investment Managers.

Nov 29, 2018

ETFsLegal & General Investment Management has appointed Annacarla Dellepiane as head of ETF capital markets.

Nov 29, 2018

Bertrand_LecourtBermuda-based Fidelity International has launched a sustainable water and waste fund, which will invest in sustainable investment opportunities within the water and waste management sectors.

Nov 29, 2018

Lou_Kiesch-Marc_NoirhommeThe highly fragmented investment markets in the Asia-Pacific region require detailed knowledge of each market’s unique characteristics and framework.

Nov 28, 2018

Emerging markets hedge funds declineEmerging Markets (EM) hedge funds extended their year-to-date losses into October, as global and EM regional equities, currencies and hedge funds all posted sharp declines in the worst losses since 2016.

Nov 28, 2018

RideshareSolactive, a manufacturer of indices that tap into specialised sources of return, has launched an index that captures companies in the ‘sharing economy’.

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