Feb 12, 2020

Hotel_roomThis year’s MIPIM real estate conference in Cannes promises to be important for the UK, Alex Rolandi hears. Plus, investors comment on other European city investments.

Feb 12, 2020

Shuen_ChanThe real assets arm of Legal & General Investment Management has appointed Shuen Chan to the new role of head of ESG.

Feb 11, 2020

ETF_promotingJP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) has rolled out its first fixed income exchange-traded fund (ETF) that taps into investment factors such as momentum.

Feb 06, 2020

Global_assetsStrong fundraising and returns have seen assets in global private equity funds rise $595 billion in 2019, pushing total industry assets to over US$4.1 trillion (€3.7 trillion).

Feb 06, 2020

Fitch_RatingsThe suspension of two Irish open-ended property funds could have further implications on the industry, credit analysts Fitch Ratings has warned.

Feb 06, 2020

Hedge_mazeInstitutional investors are increasingly calling on their hedge fund managers to incorporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria, a study has found.

Feb 06, 2020

Greg_KokJersey-headquartered fund manager JTC has hired chartered accountant Greg Kok as head of its management company (‘ManCo’) services. It is a newly-created role.

Feb 03, 2020

Merger1Federated Investors and Hermes Investment Management have combined their names to become Federated Hermes.

Jan 28, 2020

Private_equity_signGeneva-headquartered Unigestion has launched a secondary private equity fund focusing on portfolios of high-quality companies at “attractive” valuations.

Jan 23, 2020

OfficeReal estate specialist Savills Investment Management (Savills IM) has bought a fully-let grade A office building in Munich as vacancy rates in the city continue to fall.