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Jan 19, 2015

FlatlineA three-year run of improving business optimism among UK investment managers has ended as volumes failed to expand in the final quarter of 2014 and total costs rose rapidly.

Jan 15, 2015

collective investmentJupiter Fund Management recorded total mutual fund inflows of £1.4 billion (€1.8 billion) in 2014, bringing the firm's assets under management (AUM) to nearly £32 billion at the end of the year.

Jan 14, 2015

Hedge fundHedge funds have responded well amid wide market fluctuations at the beginning of 2015, according to a report by French asset management firm Lyxor.

Jan 08, 2015

Solar panelsLondon-headquartered M&G Investments (M&G) has shown that the appetite for renewable energy assets has not abated in 2015.

Jan 08, 2015

ShanghaiAs China opens up its capital markets, investors are waiting for index compiler MSCI to respond by including Chinese A-shares in its Emerging Markets index. But when will that happen? George Mitton reports.

Jan 08, 2015

The stock connectThe initial enthusiasm around the programme that links the stock exchanges of Shanghai and Hong Kong has faded and trading volumes have dropped, partly because Ucits funds are not eligible to trade under it. Stefanie Eschenbacher reports. 

Jan 08, 2015

The Chinese asset managers at our panel are bullish about growth in their home market and are agreed on one thing it is expensive to expand in Europe. Chaired by George Mitton in Hong Kong.

Jan 08, 2015

LightsThe debt problems in China do not worry all equity managers, and even where this is an issue, Nick Fitzpatrick finds reforms are promoting confidence.

Jan 07, 2015

Rotor-bladesFixed income lending will gather pace once prices of high quality assets increase. The pulling of QE was not enough to increase activity, finds Lynn Strongin Dodds. 

Jan 07, 2015

MeadowThe cost of collateral transformation could mean fund managers will prefer collateral optimisation instead, finds Lynn Strongin Dodds.

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