equities

May 12, 2022

UK investors withdrew £2.5 billion from equity funds in April, following redemptions of £5 billion in the first quarter.

May 11, 2022

Nick_FitzpatrickDo you remember how Value at Risk (VaR) – the risk-management metric – came in for much criticism after the financial crisis of 2008? It was once compared to an airbag that works all the time except when you have a car accident.

May 11, 2022

Reporting_filesThe industry accepts the need for more rigour in ESG fund reporting, but the work will be pointless if investors don’t understand the end result. Nicholas Pratt reports.

May 11, 2022

ESGESG events that have captured attention in the past year, and the evolution of attitudes to ESG-based returns, are two topics our expert panellists discuss.

May 11, 2022

GrowthGlobal Diversified Growth funds were heavily searched by UK institutions last year and remain a top-three asset class in searches, Mithursha Kesavan finds.

May 10, 2022

Momentum Global Investment Management (MGIM) has launched the Momentum GF Global Sustainable Equity Fund.

May 05, 2022

/sites/default/files/images/stories/fe/News_images/Buy-Sell.jpgInvestors withdrew £836 million from equity funds in April, just beating the previous high set in January this year, as investors sought safe havens for their capital.

May 03, 2022

/Arrow_downThe war in Ukraine combined with wider economic crises led to a record poor performance of funds worldwide in Q1, particularly in Europe, according to research from BMO Global Asset Management.

Apr 28, 2022

Oil_pumps_commoditiesDividend payouts in the UK were £14.2 billion in the first quarter, a 24.9% year-on-year fall on a headline basis, but with lower one-off special dividends and the departure of mining giant BHP from the UK stock market taken into account, the adjusted underlying total jumped 12.2% to £13.3 billion.

Apr 26, 2022

ESG_investments_risingEquity ESG was the asset class that recorded the strongest inflows in the first quarter of 2022, at £8.6 billion, as investors pulled £10.8 billion out of non-ESG equities, new research showed.

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