Sep 17, 2015

Digital ageAberdeen Asset Management’s recent purchase of Parmenion Capital Partners to boost its digital ambitions comes some nine months after Aberdeen hired Rob Hudson to a newly created role focusing on distribution to direct retail customers.

Sep 16, 2015

AquisitionAberdeen Asset Management is expanding its closed-end fund business with the acquisition of Advance Emerging Capital (AEC), a London-based specialist investment manager, for an undisclosed sum.

Sep 16, 2015

Data managementRBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS) is harnessing big data to provide information on international Ucits fund distribution.

Sep 16, 2015

Naïm Abou JaoudéRecord asset flows that Candriam, the asset manager formerly owned by Franco-Belgian bank Dexia, reported at the beginning of the month, should help support the firm’s ambition to expand its European distribution push.

Sep 16, 2015

Dominos2Is the China stock market rout more a sign of a ‘black vulture’ event rather than a ‘red swan’ one?

Sep 14, 2015

Mixed chartUcits fund sales declined by over €100 billion in the second quarter (Q2) of 2015, while sales of alternative investment funds (AIFs) increased.