investment strategy

Jan 04, 2018

Markus_FuchsGlobal wealth is estimated to have risen to $256 trillion (€215 trillion) in 2016. This translates into a year-on-year increase of 1.4%, roughly matching the pace of population growth worldwide and per-capita wealth has thus essentially remained constant.

Jan 03, 2018

Financial outlookWith the start of a new year, fund management firms have been issuing their market outlooks for equities and bonds.

Dec 21, 2017

AcquisitionSGG Group, a fund administrator, has acquired a Jersey-based fund services group to deepen its coverage of specialist client segments and geographies.

Dec 19, 2017

Research_keyboardEurizon, one of Italy’s largest asset managers, is to absorb the costs of securities research under the capital markets revisions known as MiFID II.

Dec 19, 2017

Arrow_upGlobal inflows into exchange-traded funds (ETFs) amounted to €52.5 billion in November of which €9.6 billion came from Europe, according to figures from French fund giant Amundi.

Dec 19, 2017

HandshakeLondon-based fund distributor BennBridge has created two senior roles to the investment team of Pembroke, a global emerging-market long/short equity strategy, to work alongside chief investment officer, Sanjiv Bhatia.

Dec 18, 2017

Global_emerging_marketsNearly 100% of managers achieved positive returns in the emerging market equity universe in the third quarter of this year, powered by dollar weakness, rising commodity prices and Chinese economic momentum, research has found.

Dec 18, 2017

ETFsEuropean exchange-traded funds (ETFs) enjoyed net inflows of €9.5 billion in November, well above the rolling 12-month average of €7.4 billion a month.

Dec 18, 2017

Wind turbinesAquila Capital is to finance a Swedish wind farm project that will eventually power 223,800 homes.