investment strategy

Jan 07, 2019

Telecoms_towerBermuda-based Fidelity International has launched a fund geared towards investing in communication services.

Jan 07, 2019

Mutual_fundsGlobal markets bade farewell to a torrid 2018 which saw the worst year in a decade for many of them following rising US-China trade tensions, interest rate rises and high-profile corporate scandals.

Jan 07, 2019

AcquisitionUS private equity company Vector Capital is to acquire Aspect Software, a provider of workforce optimisation and customer engagement technology.

Jan 02, 2019

Waning confidence among US institutional investors pulled down a global index of investor risk-taking, despite more positive sentiment in Europe and Asia.

Jan 02, 2019

Active exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and similar products now have assets under management (AUM) of nearly US$110 billion after a 3% increase through November, according to latest figures.

Dec 20, 2018

GermanyThe German fund industry is largely unconcerned by the increasing likelihood of a so-called “no deal” Brexit.

Dec 20, 2018

Fund outflows steepenOutflows from long-term Ucits funds were significantly steeper in October.

Dec 19, 2018

Fiona_Rintoul2018 has been a year of political shocks. Russia’s actions in Crimea. The murder of Saudia journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey. The election of a populist government in Italy.

Dec 19, 2018

CupcakeA year on from MiFID II’s implementation, Mark Latham investigates the extent to which the industry is innovating as it implements the directive’s costs and charges disclosure requirements.

Dec 19, 2018

TrappedThe possibility of a firm like Amazon arriving in the funds market is seen by many as an ever-present threat. Nicholas Pratt takes the pulses of some of those who may, or may not, worry about it.

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