investment strategy

Jun 29, 2018

NordeaNordea Life and Pension is seeking to increase operational efficiencies after a deal with SimCorp, an asset management technology provider.

Jun 28, 2018

Peter_de_ProftPeter de Proft, the director general of Europe’s main asset management trade body, will tell the European Commission at a public hearing that retail fund regulations “force” fund management companies to make claims for their products that hinders investors’ understanding of them.

Jun 28, 2018

Tim_WarringtonNorwegian funds house Skagen has appointed Tim Warrington as chief executive with immediate effect.

Jun 27, 2018

Reducing fund feesA war of words between Invesco Perpetual and one of its investment trusts has been resolved following agreement to permanently lower Invesco’s management fees.

Jun 27, 2018

Fund sales riseNet sales of Ucits funds rose to €45 billion in April up from €38 billion in March, according to figures published today by the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama).

Jun 27, 2018

RoadContrary to expectations, mid-sized asset managers are finding success in funds distribution. But as Fiona Rintoul reports in this article in the June edition of Funds Europe, effective distribution remains difficult.

Jun 26, 2018

Real_estate_fundGermany has been identified as Europe’s most underweight real estate investment market by a report from property consultancy Knight Frank.

Jun 26, 2018

London_Stock_ExchangeInvesco has launched a fixed income exchange-traded fund (ETF) giving investors access to the growing pool of higher yielding convertible assets issued by European banks.

Jun 26, 2018

RBC_ITS_event_panelThe past decade has seen massive outflows from actively managed funds to passive vehicles. A high-level dialogue hosted by Funds Europe, in association with RBC Investor & Treasury Services, asked experts for their take on the way ahead.

Jun 25, 2018

Brexit_signsOver a third of the UK’s largest financial services firms have either decided to move parts of their operations to European Union countries ahead of Brexit, or are considering doing so – a study has found.

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