equities

Jan 16, 2018

VolatilityFund managers are more overweight in equities compared to government bonds than at any time since August 2014, sparking a prediction for increased volatility at the end of the first quarter.

Jan 16, 2018

ETFsThe ETF world set a series of records in 2017 for inflows into US equities, emerging markets and other themes, according to latest data.

Jan 09, 2018

Cost cuttingRevised capital market rules known as MiFID II have prompted European fund managers to slash research budgets by $300 million (€250 million), according to a consultancy firm.

Jan 09, 2018

London-based Crux Asset Management (Crux) has hired Richard Penny as fund manager.

Jan 05, 2018

Closed signA number of mega fund closures made 2017 a record-breaking year for the private capital industry, even though total fund closures declined from 2016.

Jan 04, 2018

equities slumpSeven out of ten institutional investors expect a global equity market correction of more than 10% within 18 months, according to research.

Jan 04, 2018

Fiona_RintoulA recent survey from the insurer Axa shows that many Germans believe the stock market is no better than a casino.

Jan 04, 2018

Our panel of experts offer their thoughts on the fast-growing field of smart beta investing and whether it is becoming more of a threat than index tracking to the traditional active management of funds.

Jan 04, 2018

Arrows_upAs active fund managers increasingly launch exchange-traded funds, Mark Latham looks at the way ahead for a vehicle that until now has been a byword for low-cost investment.

Jan 04, 2018

Wheat_filed_high_yieldPrivate equity investment is back at a high level as investors chase yield. Catherine Lafferty looks at some of the most successful fund closures of recent months and what these funds are targeting.

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