Dec 05, 2019

Houses_of_Parliament_LondonEquity funds enjoyed their strongest inflows of the year in November, following months of pessimism and risk-averse sentiment.

Dec 02, 2019

Retirement_shortfallPension plans expect to enter the next recession with their finances weaker than ever thanks to years of economic stimulus, a report has found.

Nov 28, 2019

Private_equity_searchThe number of private equity funds in Luxembourg with more than €1 billion in assets has doubled since last year.

Nov 27, 2019

Emerging_marketsNatixis Investment Management (Natixis IM) has launched an emerging markets equity fund from US-based affiliate WCM Investment Management (WCM).

Nov 27, 2019

sustainable focus fundBMO Global Asset Management has renamed its European equity fund in a bid to highlight its renewed sustainable focus.

Nov 26, 2019

Long-term_bondsInvestors sold short-term euro bonds and flocked to equities and other risky assets throughout October, as long-term funds saw inflows of €37.1 billion, according to Morningstar data.

Nov 25, 2019

SurveyThree-quarters of 200 chief investment officers at insurance companies say they are struggling to make returns and are increasingly looking towards alternative investments.

Nov 25, 2019

ETFs_infowsDemand for fixed income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) has more than doubled since last year – yet still only occupies a fraction of the market share for the category.

Nov 21, 2019

Active_vs_PassiveUK active funds continued to suffer from de-risking in October, whilst index funds enjoyed positive flows.

Nov 18, 2019

ETF_blocksTwo of the most interesting observations from Lyxor data about Europe’s ETF flows in October were to do with UK equities and environmental, social and governance (ESG) products.