fixed income

Jul 09, 2019

Green_energyAmundi is jointly backing a programme to help smaller and medium-sized businesses access green finance and says the debt investments involved will lead to higher yields for investors.

Jul 09, 2019

Carbon_footprintFrance’s Tobam, a quantitative asset manager, says it is reducing the carbon footprint of its fixed income portfolios by 20% versus the portoflio’s benchmark.

Jun 27, 2019

Christophe_HerpetAXA Investment Managers has appointed Christophe Herpet (pictured) as its global head of fixed income, replacing Gilles Dauphine.

Jun 26, 2019

Global_assetsWorldwide investment fund assets have seen a resurgence in the first quarter of this year, increasing by 9.2% to €48.02 trillion.

Jun 25, 2019

Sale_signH2O Asset Management has sold off non-rated private bonds in a bid to stem substantial outflows following reports regarding liquidity issues in its corporate bond funds.

Jun 25, 2019

High_yield_bondUK-based Artemis has launched a fixed income high yield Ucits bond fund managed by the fixed income team that joined from rival Kames Capital earlier this year.

Jun 24, 2019

Homeless_manBoston-headquartered Wellington Management has introduced a Ucits-compliant fund with a view to making a “positive impact on some of the world’s major social and environmental challenges”.

Jun 20, 2019

london-stock-exchangeFund behemoth Vanguard has launched a Ucits exchange-traded fund (ETF) on the London Stock Exchange and Deutsche Börse, specifically designed for investors seeking low-cost, diversified exposure to global bonds.

Jun 19, 2019

Emerging_market_debtGeneva-headquartered Mirabaud Asset Management has added to its fixed income range with the introduction of a fixed maturity emerging markets debt fund with $90 million (€80.4 million) of assets under management.

Jun 18, 2019

Robot_armsMiFID II is said to be squeezing the German funds industry and hindering its global competitiveness – but as Mark Latham finds, an ebullient mood persists in a country where more institutions are investing in funds.