NEWS

Aug 23, 2010

headlinesAs summer limps to a rainy close, here in northern climes at any rate, what does the rest of the year hold for the markets? The tone of much of the recent commentary is cautionary.

Aug 17, 2010

Globe_AsiaMergers and acquisitions in Asian asset management are due to increase over the next 18 months, including new joint ventures in China and potential consolidation in India.

Aug 17, 2010

drain_outflowDutch investment funds saw outflows of nearly €20bn in the second quarter of the year as a result of asset depreciation and institutional investors adjusting their portfolios.

Aug 17, 2010

Crescent_guernsey_argyllThree Islamic investment teams from Malaysia, south-east Asia and Kuwait have been brought under a single fund structure and their offering is now available through a Guernsey-based, protected cell company called the World Shariah Funds, launched by Argyll Investment Services.

Aug 16, 2010

globe_salesmanAs fund managers continued to talk about the attraction of the emerging world, one in ten working adults in the UK said they are considering investing in these markets over the next year, with men being three times more likely to make an allocation.

Aug 16, 2010

aberdeen_chinaregThe China Securities Regulatory Commission has awarded Aberdeen Asset Management a QFII license to invest in domestic Chinese securities with a view to increase its Asian fixed income reach but has no immediate plans to launch new funds.

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