investment strategy

Mar 20, 2019

Global equity trumped global diversified growth as the most searched-for asset class in february, analysis of the camradata live database shows. But Tom Ashford also finds investors looking at Japanese equities with interest.

Mar 20, 2019

Pat_LardnerThere is an old joke about a tourist who, in asking for directions from a local person in the rural countryside, gets the response: “Well, if I was trying to get there I wouldn’t start from here.” In its own peculiar way, it sums up where we find ourselves at this particular moment in time.

Mar 19, 2019

Standard-Life-AberdeenStandard Life Aberdeen has successfully challenged the decision of Lloyds Banking Group to terminate a £100 billion mandate that the asset manager runs for Lloyds’ subsidiary, Scottish Widows.

Mar 19, 2019

SurveyFund managers have been described as “skittish” as global equity allocations fell over the space of a month, despite expectations for higher corporate growth.

Mar 19, 2019

Global_chartsA total of €40.9 billion flowed into global exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in February with strong inflows into US and socially responsible investment (SRI) equity funds.

Mar 18, 2019

Market_correction.Many fixed income investors expect the economic cycle to end in one to two years but without significant correction, research shows.

Mar 18, 2019

European_ParliamentThe increased costs for asset management firms from EU disclosure rules to do with responsible investing will come in part from the need of some firms to upgrade systems and make additional hires, Moody’s has said.

Mar 18, 2019

high-yield fundMan GLG has launched a global unconstrained high-yield Ucits fund which aims to deliver high income and total returns.

Mar 18, 2019

inflowsCandriam attributes positive net inflows in 2018 in part to new clients in Asia – particularly Japan - and Latin America.

Mar 18, 2019

Private_equityPrivate equity fund values in Jersey crossed the £100 billion mark last year, the first time this has happened, the island’s funds industry said.

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