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    Institutions to increase EM exposure, study finds

    Eighty per cent of official institutions, such as sovereign wealth funds, expect to increase their exposure to emerging market securities as they seek

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  • Wheat field

    European high-yield issuance forecast to rise

    The European high-yield bond market, which represents a fifth of the €1.3 trillion global market, is set to grow with record issuance predicted this year.

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  • European flags

    Fund groups welcome rules on long-term funds

    Investor organisations say EU proposals on European long-term investment funds (ELTIFs) should boost liquidity for small and mid-cap stocks and lower the cost of capital.

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    Neuberger Berman launches another EM bond fund

    Neuberger Berman has added to its emerging market Ucits fund range with another fixed income product.

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  • Signing deal

    Clearstream buys Citco's Irish hedge fund business

    Clearstream has closed a long-awaited deal to acquire the hedge fund custody business, based in Cork, Ireland, of administration firm Citco Global Securities Services.

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