investment strategy

Jan 24, 2019

Graph_downThe hedge fund industry experienced aggregate outflows of US$35.3 billion (€31 billion) during 2018: the second highest the industry has experienced since 2009.

Jan 24, 2019

Frontier Markets AfricaRWC Partners is set to launch an emerging markets fund seeking to offer greater exposure to opportunities in the emerging and frontier market universe that are currently under-represented by current indices and funds.

Jan 23, 2019

Data analyticsA French asset manager is predicting a rise in quant investing over the next 12 months, although transparency concerns about the industry remain.

Jan 23, 2019

EquityA rebound in the net sales of equity funds partially stemmed the ongoing outflows for long-term Ucits funds in November, latest industry figures show.

Jan 23, 2019

Marcus_WeyererFranklin Templeton Investments has hired a specialist in exchange-traded fund (ETF) sales for the German-speaking region.

Jan 22, 2019

Small_businessFund managers investing in UK smaller companies have been more consistently achieving top quartile returns than managers investing in other UK fund sectors, research shows.

Jan 22, 2019

Lightning_strikesValue outperforming other equity factors is one scenario with an at least 30% chance this year, writes Paul Jackson, head of EMEA ETFs research at Invesco.

Jan 22, 2019

LiborNegotiating contracts to replace Libor as a reference benchmark in derivatives could see asset management firms come out of 2021 “more robust than ever” if they get it right, a benchmark expert said.

Jan 22, 2019

UBS_buildingSwiss bank and asset manager UBS has trebled its ESG assets under management (AuM) during 2018 as part of an increased focus on sustainable investing.

Jan 22, 2019

St_Peters_SquareUS asset manager Vanguard has begun expanding into Italy with the launch of a range of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) six months after Simone Rosti was appointed as the firm’s first country head.

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