Jan 24, 2019

Graph_downThe hedge fund industry experienced aggregate outflows of US$35.3 billion (€31 billion) during 2018: the second highest the industry has experienced since 2009.

Jan 22, 2019

UBS_buildingSwiss bank and asset manager UBS has trebled its ESG assets under management (AuM) during 2018 as part of an increased focus on sustainable investing.

Jan 21, 2019

European_CommissionAsset managers including Amundi, Lyxor and RBC Global Asset Management are to seek permission to distribute European-based funds into the UK in the event of Hard Brexit.

Jan 21, 2019

Global hedge fund capital fallsA combination of record redemptions, poor performance and surges in market volatility produced a large decline global hedge fund capital in the final quarter of 2018.

Jan 15, 2019

SurveyConcerns over slowing economic growth could drive a shift by hedge fund investors towards global macro-managed futures strategies and fixed income and away from equity strategies in the year ahead, according to a survey.

Jan 03, 2019

OutsourcingGermany’s Universal-Investment group, a fund service provider, has implemented SimCorp’s front-office system - called Dimension - to gain operational efficiencies.

Dec 13, 2018

Hedge fund liquidations riseHedge fund liquidations exceeded launches in the third quarter of 2018 as incentive fees for new launches fell.

Dec 10, 2018

Hedge-fundHedge fund returns were dispersed in November as the industry tried to come back from a poor October performance, with leaders returning 5%, and laggards losing more than 6%.

Dec 07, 2018

SeesawRanking their funds by the level of dynamic asset allocation they employ, multi-asset fund managers discuss their current positioning and most significant changes in the past year.

Dec 04, 2018

RetirementEurope’s pension plans are moving away from a formulaic investment approach to identify good returns in response to the current period of low returns and higher market volatility.