investment strategy

Oct 22, 2020

uk_investment_fundsThe popularity of a BlackRock passive Japanese equity fund distorted fund flow data in September, making demand for equity funds appear stronger than it was.

Oct 20, 2020

ESG_investingMany institutional investors plan to stop buying non-ESG investment products by 2022, in a sign of a “paradigm shift” in the funds industry.

Oct 20, 2020

renewable_investmentUK pension funds are planning to increase allocations to renewables over the next five years, according to a report.

Oct 20, 2020

amazon_belfastThe real estate arm of Switzerland’s UBS Asset Management has bought an Amazon logistics hub in Belfast that is set to become the online retailer’s only distribution centre in Northern Ireland.

Oct 19, 2020

ESG, bond ETFs, ETFs, investment factors, smart betaTwo major themes in asset management - factor-based investing and ESG - are causing more institutional and wholesale investors to make asset allocations using ETFs.

Oct 16, 2020

PeopleIn her first interview since becoming LGIM chief executive last year, Michelle Scrimgeour talks to Mark Latham about the company’s growth plans, diversity, corporate governance and the coronavirus pandemic.

Oct 16, 2020

New_YorkWhat are active ETFs and why are they suddenly so popular? Nicholas Pratt has the details.

Oct 16, 2020

MountainsQuarterly search activity remains as intense as ever. Sean Thompson looks at the most-sought managers in various asset classes over Q3.

Oct 16, 2020

Janine_GuillotSustainability, or “non-financial”, risks and opportunities are increasingly top of mind for asset managers in Europe.

Oct 15, 2020

Guangzhou_sunriseThe China A-shares market has been booming and foreign investors have been piling in, writes Fiona Rintoul. The question on everyone’s lips is: can it last or are we looking at another 2015?

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