Jun 10, 2020

Asia-Pacific_globeBMO Global Asset Management has launched an Asian equity strategy to its suite of responsible and sustainable funds.

Jun 08, 2020

coronavirus_safe_havenMarket mayhem in March sparked by the coronavirus pandemic led to a “pandemonium” in traditional safe havens, according to a report by Cerulli Associates.

Jun 08, 2020

Patrice Bergé-VincentAs the European Union faces its worst economic shock since World War II, Patrice Bergé-Vincent, managing director of ICI Global, argues that capital markets could be key to its recovery.

Jun 04, 2020

equities_coronavirus_stock_marketsEquity funds enjoyed “exceptionally high” inflows during the first week of May, but confidence dropped off as the month progressed, according to the latest report from fund transaction network Calastone.

May 27, 2020

april_inflowsInvestors bought back into European mutual funds in April, following heavy redemptions in March during the Covid-19 market chaos.

May 20, 2020

BiplaneETFs recently marked their 20th birthday in Europe amid uncertainty and volatility. The Covid-19 crisis has hit indices hard but opportunities in these index-based investments still exist, say experts.

May 20, 2020

ShanghaiStrong interest in the emerging market equity during 2019 receded in Q1 2020, perhaps reflecting the shocking change in global events, writes Sean Thompson. But international exposure is still prominent in portfolios.

May 20, 2020

coronavirus_markets_crisis_recessionThe good-news stories and optimism of three months ago have been consigned to the bin as the virus, lockdowns and economic bailouts take centre stage, says Paul Doyle, head of Europe ex-UK equities at Columbia Threadneedle Investments.

May 19, 2020

capitalism_post_coronavirusThe Covid-19 crisis could accelerate acts of social responsibility by companies – such as pharmaceutical firms distributing vaccines at cost price - analysts at fund manager Fidelity International believe.

May 18, 2020

global_dividends_coronavirusGlobal dividends are set to fall by at least 15% this year as the Covid-19 pandemic takes its toll on company profits, according to a report by fund manager Janus Henderson Investors.