Jan 12, 2012

Businessman_hurdleEuropean insurers that use third-party fund managers have several challenges to face in order to meet the deadline for Solvency II regulations of 1 January 2014.

Jan 11, 2012

Floating ratesAlcentra is planning to launch a closed-ended investment company investing in the secured loans and high yield debt of European or North American corporates.

Jan 11, 2012

Wheat field1AllianceBernstein has launched a portfolio designed to deliver high-yield like returns but with a lower risk profile because it invests in shorter duration bonds.

Jan 10, 2012

Statue_of_liberty_USStandard Life Investments (SLI) has teamed up with John Hancock Mutual Funds to make its GARS [Global Absolute Return Strategies] Fund available to the United States retail market.

Jan 10, 2012

CalculatingPSigma Investment Management is offering its discretionary investment management service, Managed Portfolio Service, with lower fees as the retail distribution review is approaching.

Jan 09, 2012

Canary Wharf3Businesses are cheering the results of a survey by PwC and the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) that claims trade volumes for UK financial services companies grew at their fastest pace since 2007 in the final quarter of last year.