NEWS

Apr 30, 2012

Emerging markets1Asian investors withdrew $4.1 billion (€3 billion) from funds investing in Brazil, Russia, India and China (Bric) in the seven months ending in January, according to Cerulli Associates. The outflows came from both equity and bond funds and were particularly heavy in Japan.

Apr 30, 2012

Mixed-chartMarket movements and currency appreciation in the six months ending 31 March drove a 9% rise in assets under management at Aberdeen Asset Management, even though the company suffered net outflows from its products during this time.

Apr 27, 2012

Salary-payThe consultation by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills on executive pay offers a “golden opportunity” to increase the powers of shareholders, says Fidelity Worldwide Investment.

Apr 27, 2012

PresentationUK fund managers Aberdeeen Asset Management, Kames Capital and Skandia Investment Group are to host a roadshow together in May and June that will focus on the management of investment risk.

Apr 26, 2012

Pension nest egg 410Only a fifth of pension schemes use funding triggers, even though these tools could result in better funding levels 70% of the time, according to research by consultancy Aon Hewitt.

Apr 26, 2012

Hong-KongAsset managers view Hong Kong as the best Asian market for distributing Ucits funds followed by Taiwan and Singapore.

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