Jul 29, 2015

Residential careCare homes appeal to people on few, if any, levels. But John Godden of Montreux Capital Management urges investors to look at the demographically driven sector as an alternative to fixed income. 

Jul 29, 2015

Chinese streetWe profile some of the most interesting fund launches in recent weeks and examine the performance of a product already on the market.

Jul 29, 2015

ETF tradingMarkit, a financial data provider, has launched a service designed to further the role of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as a form of collateral in securities lending.

Jul 20, 2015

Falling profitsThe hedge fund industry posted an average loss of 0.75% in June – the first month that the industry has suffered negative performance this year.

Jul 10, 2015

David SloperBMO Financial Group has appointed David Sloper as head of product management for its asset management business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (Emea).

Jul 09, 2015

Chinese flagAs the Chinese stock market crash moves into its third week, there are mounting fears of contagion.

Jul 09, 2015

UK budgetYesterday’s UK budget included a planned introduction of carried interest that will apply the full rate of capital gains tax to both the private equity and hedge fund industry.

Jul 03, 2015

PEOPLE 03.07 Gerry Fowler 03.07 LG croppedFund manager Standard Life Investments has appointed Gerry Fowler in the newly created role of investment director, idea generation, within the multi asset investment (MAI) team.

Jul 01, 2015

Renminbi2Euronext has gained its first renminbi-based, money market exchange-traded fund (ETF) as the stock exchange provider moves to establish its Paris market as a centre for transacting the Chinese currency.

Jun 23, 2015

In both the boardroom and portfolio management, women are under-represented. It’s time for leaders of asset management companies to tackle the shortage of women in senior roles.