investment strategy

Dec 11, 2018

Nick_WhiteSouth African asset manager Nedgroup Investments has expanded its European team with the appointment of a distribution specialist.

Dec 11, 2018

sustainable investingMilan-based Unicredit has unveiled an exchange-traded fund (ETF) which it claims is the first to offer exposure to a diversified range of liquid euro-denominated green bonds from European issuers.

Dec 11, 2018

emerging marketsSwiss firm BlueOrchard Finance has launched an emerging markets investment fund that it says addresses the UN Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs).

Dec 11, 2018

Mark_LewisBNP Paribas Asset Management has appointed Mark Lewis as head of climate change investment research.

Dec 10, 2018

Brexit_signsEuropean stocks could fall by as much as 10% if the UK Parliament rejects the Brexit deal with the European Union, according to MSCI..

Dec 10, 2018

Big BenAppetite for UK assets in recent weeks was more muted than in the “record” third quarter of the year, according to a Brexit monitor.

Dec 10, 2018

Hedge-fundHedge fund returns were dispersed in November as the industry tried to come back from a poor October performance, with leaders returning 5%, and laggards losing more than 6%.

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.

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