investment strategy

Mar 30, 2020

Paris_COP21Lyxor ETF has launched ETFs focused on the Paris Agreement carbon emission reduction targets of 2015. The firm says the ETFs are the “first of their kind in Europe”.

Mar 30, 2020

Dollar_downThroughout the coronavirus crisis, Funds Europe presents some of the best market commentary from fund professionals. Today, Beat Thoma, CIO at Fisch Asset Management says markets have priced in a two- to three-month shutdown.

Mar 30, 2020

Thematic ETFsThe ‘mortality’ rate for thematic ETFs is high – around 80% of such strategies launched before 2012 have since closed.

Mar 26, 2020

Global_assetsAssets in regulated open-ended fund assets worldwide increased 3.1% to €52.7 trillion in the fourth quarter of 2019, according to figures published by the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama).

Mar 26, 2020

currency_banknotesCurrency-hedged exchange-traded funds and products attracted net inflows throughout February, according to the latest figures from ETFGI.

Mar 26, 2020

coronavirus_credit_marketsCredit markets are not immune to the ongoing volatility in global stock markets sparked by the rapid spread of the coronavirus.

Mar 25, 2020

Mutual_fundsLong-term mutual funds in Europe in February saw net inflows of €22.6 billion, with bond funds – which saw net inflows of €30.4 billion – the best-selling individual asset type.

Mar 25, 2020

Screen_graphThroughout the coronavirus crisis, Funds Europe presents some of the best market commentary from fund professionals. Today, Pimco portfolio managers Nicola Mai (who is also head of sovereign credit research in Europe), Konstantin Veit and Peder Beck-Friis, talk about the possibility of a quick rebound.

Mar 24, 2020

Active_passive_roadsignsAmidst ongoing volatility sparked by the Covid-19 outbreak, a report has claimed that active equity managers have “significantly” outperformed broad markets during downturns over the last 25 years.

Mar 24, 2020

Buy-SellThe Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) says it is monitoring short selling but has spoken about the regulator’s decision not to ban it.

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