NEWS

Jan 16, 2012

Euro_sinkingIndustry experts say there is more to come following the downgrade of France and eight other eurozone countries hit by Standard & Poor’s downgrade at the end of last week.

Jan 16, 2012

Downing-streetGovernment bonds are considered most overvalued relative to fair value on a one-year time horizon, according to a number of UK-based investment professionals.

Jan 13, 2012

LaunchAviva Investors and Tiberius Asset Management have launched an actively managed, long-only commodities Ucits fund.

Jan 13, 2012

Finland-mapIt's the most sparsely populated country in the European Union – home of the composer Jean Silbelius and the man who designed the Linux operating system – but now Finland has another claim to fame: it had the best investment returns in Europe so far this year, according to an index from Russell Investments.

Jan 12, 2012

Bond_indicesProminent asset managers have unveiled several new bond strategies this week – coincidentally the same week that the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama) said bond funds were the most popular asset class worldwide.

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.

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