Nov 13, 2019

Recession_signAsset managers are investing larger sums in risk assets as recession concerns “vanish” and they expect the global economy to strengthen.

Nov 13, 2019

Assets in the German funds industry grew 12.7% to a new record of €3.329 trillion in the nine months to end September, according to new data from the German funds association BVI.

Nov 13, 2019

Massimo_GrecoJP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) has launched an emerging markets sustainable equity fund, which the firm claims is one of the industry’s first sustainable emerging markets equity funds.

Nov 12, 2019

ETPs global riseExchange-traded products and funds (ETPs/ETFs) listed globally gathered net inflows of US$50.82 billion (€46.15 billion) in October to bring total assets in the vehicles to a new record of US$5.98 trillion.

Nov 11, 2019

Calendar_eventThe FundForum Global ESG & Impact conference touches down in Amsterdam on Tuesday focusing on all things environmental, social and governance.

Nov 07, 2019

Equity fund redemptionsMoney flowed out of equity funds at a record level throughout the third quarter this year, according to data from the UK industry trade body the Investment Association (IA).

Nov 06, 2019

Brexit_clockA slight easing of Brexit uncertainty affected UK fund flows throughout October with fixed income funds seeing their first redemptions since January as investors headed towards equities.

Nov 06, 2019

Wind_turbinesThe real assets arm of UBS Asset Management has acquired a stake in a portfolio of three wind farms in Texas from private equity firm Ares Management Infrastructure and Power for an undisclosed sum.

Nov 06, 2019

Emerging_marketsGoldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) has launched a Ucits emerging markets equity exchange-traded fund (ETF).

Nov 05, 2019

Bonds_newspaperDespite increasing popularity, fixed income significantly lags equities in the responsible investing field. Funds labelled by analytics firm Morningstar as “sustainable” accounted for $1.8 trillion (€1.6 trillion) of assets as of mid-2019 – but fixed income strategies made up only one fifth of these.