fixed income

Apr 30, 2012

Mixed-chartMarket movements and currency appreciation in the six months ending 31 March drove a 9% rise in assets under management at Aberdeen Asset Management, even though the company suffered net outflows from its products during this time.

Apr 27, 2012

PresentationUK fund managers Aberdeeen Asset Management, Kames Capital and Skandia Investment Group are to host a roadshow together in May and June that will focus on the management of investment risk.

Apr 23, 2012

walletSchroders is launching a fund of funds investing in its own range of “maximiser” and fixed income funds.

Apr 18, 2012

multi_asset2Schroders has launched an income fund that invests in various asset classes, regions and sectors.

Apr 17, 2012

China's economy is a paradox, say the participants of our investment roundtable. They discuss the mismatch of economic growth and stock market performance, investment opportunities and product trends. Chaired by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Apr 04, 2012

Coffee_shop_menuThe Pankow district of Berlin is always a good place to spot informative graffiti, but my most recent sighting on Wolankstraße takes the biscuit. Freiheit ist Terror! it read. It is a peculiarly German turn of phrase that verges on the untranslatable. Suffice to say that Freiheit means freedom.

Apr 04, 2012

Euro_signThe European bond investor's world has completely changed thanks to the crisis, finds Fiona Rintoul. But there still are pockets of value and safety.

Apr 04, 2012

ETF_tradingExchange-traded products (ETPs) had their best start to a year on record with $67.2 billion (€50 billion) in net new assets during the first three months of 2012, according to Blackrock's ETP landscape report. Inflows were 50% higher than in the previous quarter and 57% higher than in the first quarter of 2011.

Apr 02, 2012

ClassificationS&P Capital IQ said it had re-classified several hundred asset allocation funds because “other peer-group providers had failed to take full account of exposure to non-equity risk assets”.

Apr 02, 2012

14.10_HandshakeJP Morgan Asset Management has won a mandate to manage an active global bond portfolio for Leicestershire County Council, a UK local authority.