fixed income

Dec 14, 2011

ChinaForget Europe and North America, our latest survey of fund launches reveals a remarkable turn-around for the likes of China and Brazil, writes George Mitton.

Dec 14, 2011

ArestedRecent legal action has highlighted the importance of due diligence in running and administering hedge funds. Nicholas Pratt examines the likely impact on current practice.

Dec 14, 2011

Statue of libertyScottish Widows Investment Partnership has launched a European High Yield Bond fund as it plans to grow its fixed income business.

Dec 12, 2011

Brazil-newLatin America is strongly associated with debt default, yet fixed income investors have flocked to government bonds there in recent years, particularly Brazil. Nick Fitzpatrick speaks to fund managers about the background to this move and asks if the money will stick.

Dec 12, 2011

ChileChilean mutual fund providers have been increasing their assets from the voluntary pension fund sector in the country. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at growth and investor appetite.

Dec 02, 2011

multi asset2Investec Asset Management is to launch an emerging market multi-asset strategy aiming to combine specialist debt and equity components into a single fund.

Nov 21, 2011

France_under_microscopeEurope’s fixed income managers are increasingly going underweight France, according to a sector review by Standard and Poors (S&P), in addition to Italy and Spain.

Nov 17, 2011

Wheat field1T Rowe Price has launched a European high yield bond strategy, the second addition to the its fixed income offerings for investors in Europe, the Middle East and Asia this year.

Nov 16, 2011

Bond_indicesState Street Global Advisors (SSGA) is launching two fixed income funds based on an alternative-weighted index designed to measure company strength.

Nov 15, 2011

Vanguard_AM_logoUS fund manager Vanguard Asset Management has continued the expansion of its London office with two appointments to its investment teams.