Having grown in popularity during a long bull market, most multi-asset strategies have yet to be fully tested. Baillie Gifford investment manager James Squires argues that could be about to change, and that it will be the well-diversified, flexible approaches that will be most valuable to investors.
Once a niche strategy, factor investing has transformed portfolios since the financial crisis, says Bruno Taillardat of Amundi.
“Do you know the only thing that gives me pleasure? It’s to see my dividends coming in.”
The Philippines remains a country in transition. Three words perhaps sum it up best. Build, Build, Build – the name of President Rodrigo Duterte’s flagship infrastructure programme.
Funds Europe talks to Calastone’s chief revenue officer, Ed Lopez, about the coming of a digital dawn for money market funds.
Fund administrator Intertrust has introduced transformational processes that are designed to help the firm’s clients do the same. Amongst the technology, the human touch is a central feature.
I have always maintained a strong passion for governance. This has been heavily influenced by my work in the pensions industry for over 25 years, including over five years as a trustee for Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution pension schemes.
A year ago we identified the disruptive and economic forces we thought would shape the decade ahead for investors. These were our “inescapable truths”. But do they still hold true? Schroders’ Chief Economist and Strategist, Keith Wade, and Global Head of Investment, Charles Prideaux investigate.
A closer look at what enables moats to weather financial storms.
Maitland’s carefully designed ecosystem for alternative assets has proven its power with an optimal solution found for an Asian manager launching a private debt fund in Europe.