NEWS

Jan 18, 2017

The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PiP) has appointed Tony Poulter as chair.

Jan 18, 2017

Short duration bond funds may not give investors the protection they seek against rising interest rates, Kames Capital warned investors today.

Jan 18, 2017

JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) has launched a fund that will invest in high yield European corporate bonds but with a duration of no more than five years to maturity.

Jan 18, 2017

The UK funds industry has been digesting prime minister Theresa May’s twelve-point summary of her government’s objectives for the Brexit negotiations, which suggest Britain will leave the EU’s single market.

Jan 18, 2017

Financial advisers are expected to invest more in “smoothed” multi-asset funds over the next two years as a response to market uncertainty.

Jan 17, 2017

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has launched an active income fund in partnership with Partners Group.

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Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: ‘It is what it is’

Dec 22, 2016

Jeff Conway, regional chief executive for State Street, talks to David Stevenson about regulation and how the firm will handle the challenge of tech disruption.

MASHREQ CAPITAL INTERVIEW: A new direction

Dec 22, 2016

The new chief executive of Mashreq Capital talks to George Mitton about fund launches, management style and why he is the right person for the job.

Roundtables

SEC LENDING ROUNDTABLE: Both a borrower and a lender be

Jan 11, 2017

Industry heavyweights, including agent lenders, discuss issues affecting the securities lending sector such as regulation and the types of collateral being used.

EMERGING MARKETS ROUNDTABLE: The re-emergence

Jan 03, 2017

2016 was the year emerging markets returned to the spotlight, as they regained ground since the 2012 sell-off. Funds Europe asked our panel if this appetite will persist in 2017.