fixed income

Dec 16, 2019

BondsEuropean bond funds continued to rally throughout the third quarter this year, whilst equity outflows slowed, according to a report by the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama).

Dec 12, 2019

ETFInterest in fixed income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) is growing. The average percentage of investors’ portfolios invested in bond ETFs is expected to rise from 7% to 12% within three years, a recent study by Tabula Investment Management found.

Dec 02, 2019

ESGGovernment bonds make up much of the fixed income universe, but this is a problem for bondholders as environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors for countries are less developed than for corporates.

Nov 28, 2019

HSBC_towerHSBC Global Asset Management (HSBC GAM) has set up a fixed income fund aimed at investing in a portfolio of high yielding Asian bonds.

Nov 28, 2019

Green_bondsRobeco has launched a fund that will invest in a mix of credits and government bonds whilst integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into the investment process.

Nov 27, 2019

European Central BankBond funds were the best-selling asset type for October in Europe, despite new quantitative easing measures implemented by the European Central Bank.

Nov 26, 2019

Long-term_bondsInvestors sold short-term euro bonds and flocked to equities and other risky assets throughout October, as long-term funds saw inflows of €37.1 billion, according to Morningstar data.

Nov 25, 2019

ETFs_infowsDemand for fixed income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) has more than doubled since last year – yet still only occupies a fraction of the market share for the category.

Nov 15, 2019

Nick-FitzpatrickInsurers in France are starting to acknowledge how hard it is to support certain popular retail savings products because the low yields from bonds that underpin them make it difficult to provide decent returns.

Nov 15, 2019

ToolsWhile demand for fixed income ETFs has more than doubled since 2018, the product still occupies only a fraction of the market share for the category. Alex Rolandi examines the reasons.

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