NEWS

Feb 22, 2012

Graph_downLong-term Ucits funds saw “a sharp decline in demand” last year, according to the European Fund and Asset Management Association.

Feb 22, 2012

Canary-WharfA property fund is aiming to emulate another of its investment strategies in UK property that saw a dividend yield in excess 6.4% per annum.

Feb 21, 2012

Jaguar assembly plantThe pension scheme of UK car maker Jaguar has handed pension consultant Towers Watson a fiduciary management responsibility which includes investment manager selection and asset allocation.

Feb 21, 2012

Pension old woman 410The cost for UK pension schemes of hedging liabilities is greater than ever because demand for government bonds, or gilts, is being kept high by quantitative easing as well as regulations that push institutional investors to buy such bonds, asset managers have warned.

Feb 20, 2012

Equities_going_upMany hedge fund strategies made positive returns in January yet only one managed to beat the S&P 500, researchers found.

Feb 20, 2012

Hand-shake-femalePimco has strengthened its European investment solutions team, including a focus on liability-driven investment (LDI), with new hires in its London offices.

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