Jan 22, 2020

Retirement_fundPension fund assets are expected to reach over $61 trillion (€55tn) over the next five years, according to a report by the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (Alfi).

Jan 20, 2020

UK social housingBMO Global Asset Management’s real estate arm has launched a UK social housing fund with Home Group, one of the UK’s largest housing associations providing affordable homes.

Jan 20, 2020

Conforama_retail_warehouse_MadridAsset management firm Barings has bought a prime retail warehouse in Madrid for unnamed institutional investors.

Jan 16, 2020

mulberry bagGeneva-based Mirabaud Asset Management has launched a second private equity fund which will invest in the luxury consumer goods sector.

Jan 15, 2020

HandshakeGAM has appointed Giovanni D’Alesio as head of research for its alternative investment solutions business. He replaces Kier Boley who is leaving the firm at the end of the first quarter this year.

Jan 13, 2020

European AIFsNearly 40% of assets under management in the EU funds industry is made up of alternative investment funds (AIFs), latest figures show.

Jan 09, 2020

Hedge funds strong returnsHedge funds last year delivered their strongest returns since 2009.

Jan 08, 2020

Hedge-fundsTop hedge fund trends this year will include higher assets, a reduction in returns, and a greater focus on US investors by UK managers, according to Agecroft Partners.

Dec 18, 2019

Electric_car_chargingLiquid alternatives have suffered from performance and perception problems, severely lagging the hedge funds they were based on – but, Elizabeth Pfeuti hears, the market environment could start to favour them.

Dec 17, 2019

Niels_BodenheimDutch fund manager NN Investment Partners (NN IP) has appointed Niels Bodenheim as head of alternative credit.