investment strategy

Jun 22, 2020

ETFs_crisis_investmentEuropean bond ETFs enjoyed positive flows in May as markets bounced back, but equities suffered redemptions, according to the latest figures from Refinitiv. Although the Covid-19 crisis has hit indices hard, opportunities in these index-based investments still exist but, as always, there are risks, according to industry experts.

Jun 22, 2020

active_passiveInflows into UK active funds in May surpassed their passive counterparts for the first time since January 2018, according to Morningstar.

Jun 22, 2020

investor_confidenceMany institutional investors are confident that asset managers will navigate the current crisis - but market volatility sparked by Covid-19 has damaged the ability of many to meet their short-term objectives, research by State Street Corporation suggests.

Jun 18, 2020

Fiona_RintoulThese are crazy times. Faced with a blizzard of challenges, investment managers are seeking new solutions and new ways to dice up the market for clients. One such is the Pictet-Family fund, launched at the beginning of June.

Jun 18, 2020

It seemed like a great idea at the time, but three years after the merger that created Standard Life Aberdeen, and as a global depression looms, what are chief executive Keith Skeoch's thoughts now? By Mark Latham.

Jun 18, 2020

PresentGerman investors, including retail, have been cognisant of long-termism and shown little sign of panic in their investment behaviour, finds Fiona Rintoul.

Jun 18, 2020

Irish_flagFunds Europe and Irish Funds hosted a webinar panel to discuss how Ireland’s funds industry has responded to the Covid-19 crisis, the obligations on fund boards, and the aftermath.

Jun 18, 2020

China_buildingsSince its economic rise, premiumisation has emerged as a key trend in China, but what are the opportunities and limitations? Romil Patel reports from Hong Kong and the mainland.

Jun 18, 2020

Covid-19Diversified growth funds saw poor performance and considerable outflows to add to a string of redemptions going back months, writes Sean Thompson.

Jun 18, 2020

Salman_BaigUnigestion’s Salman Baig, multi-asset investment manager, looks at the current macro-view and argues that fears over Covid-19 remain overstated.

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