NEWS

Jan 30, 2012

Pension planThe Pension Protection Fund (PPF) in the UK aims to appoint a panel of specialist bond managers as it seeks to broaden its fixed income investing strategy.

Jan 30, 2012

Chinese_lanternsMirae Asset Global Investments is launching seven exchange-traded funds (ETFs) targeting sectors and trends in the Asian market. The vehicles are part of the Mirae Tiger ETF Series, which is intended to give passive investors a range of tools for accessing Asia.

Jan 30, 2012

Arrow_up_2Assets under management by T Rowe Price rose 8% in the final quarter of 2011 to finish the year on $489.5 billion (€370 billion). The company attributed the gain to net cash inflows of $1.1 billion plus market appreciation and income of $34.9 billion.

Jan 27, 2012

Real estate2Non-listed real estate investors are fleeing to the perceived safety of the German retail market in response to challenging market conditions, according to a survey from the European Association for Investors in Non-listed Real Estate vehicles (Inrev).

Jan 26, 2012

EUUK alternative funds such as private equity and real estate vehicles are still unsure of precisely which will be covered by the Alternative Investment Fund Managers (Aifm) directive, despite a discussion paper from the Financial Services Authority (FSA).

Jan 26, 2012

Capital_protectionSkandia International has launched a fund aiming to offer full capital protection while capturing positive performance from the FTSE 100 Index.

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