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Adam Lewis

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Adam has been a freelance journalist and content editor since 2015. A journalist and editor with over 15 years experience, until 2015 he worked as editor of Fund Strategy for three years, and worked on the same title as deputy editor there seven years. Prior to this he was reporter at Investment Week.

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PA ANALYSIS: Wealth managers swap cash for bonds as caution persists

PA ANALYSIS: Wealth managers swap cash for bonds...

Having hit a high of 9% in June, wealth managers cut their weighting in cash to 6.99% in the past three months in the Trustee MPI low-risk mandates.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
Janus Henderson nabs Columbia Threadneedle fixed income head

Janus Henderson nabs Columbia Threadneedle fixed...

Janus Henderson has re-jigged its bond team with the hire of Columbia Threadneedle’s Jim Cielinski as global head of fixed income.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Were investors right to sell in May?

PA ANALYSIS: Were investors right to sell in May?...

The result of the weekend’s St Leger horse race was the worst result of the season for the bookmarker William Hill, after the favourite 3/1 bet Capri took victory.

Published : 21, Sep 2017
S&W adds to outsourcing team with Barings hire

S&W adds to outsourcing team with Barings hire...

Smith & Williamson has strengthened its outsourced investment services team with the hire of Matthew Finch from Barings.

Published : 20, Sep 2017
Axa IM adds China bond fund to short duration stable

Axa IM adds China bond fund to short duration...

Axa Investment Managers has launched a China short duration bond fund, which aims to give investors exposure to the 56trn renminbi (€7trn) bond market.

Published : 14, Sep 2017
Global managers' EM overweight hits 47%

Global managers' EM overweight hits 47%

Global fund managers upped their emerging markets overweight to a net 47% in September, while increasing their underweight to the US, according to the latest Bank of America (BofA) Merrill Lynch survey.

Published : 12, Sep 2017
UK equity outflows continue as investors look globally

UK equity outflows continue as investors look...

Investors continued to shun UK equities in July, instead preferring to invest globally and in corporate bonds, according to the latest Investment Association statistics.

Published : 12, Sep 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Hidden flaws of a UK home bias

PA ANALYSIS: Hidden flaws of a UK home bias

UK retail investors have often been accused of investing too much in the domestic market, and research published today suggests that by doing so they have missed out on significant gains elsewhere.

Published : 11, Sep 2017
Why a slowing economy is good news for the FTSE 100

Why a slowing economy is good news for the FTSE...

In an environment in which the UK economy is set to underperform the rest of the world in the medium to long term, Sanlam argues UK investors should once again turn their attention to large caps.

Published : 7, Sep 2017
Why GEM trusts are a double-digit discount opportunity

Why GEM trusts are a double-digit discount opportunity...

Despite significantly outperforming developed markets for the past two years, discounts in the emerging market investment trust sector remain in double-digit territory, according to broker Stifel.

Published : 6, Sep 2017
Baillie Gifford cuts AMCs across onshore and offshore fund ranges

Baillie Gifford cuts AMCs across onshore and offshore...

Baillie Gifford has reduced annual management charges across its range of UK Oeics and Irish Ucits funds, with effect from 1 October 2017.

Published : 5, Sep 2017
UPDATE: Peter Hargreaves to seed Blue Whale Growth fund

UPDATE: Peter Hargreaves to seed Blue Whale Growth...

Co-founder of Hargreaves Lansdown Peter Hargreaves is set to invest £25m of his money into a new fund managed by former colleague Stephen Yiu.

Published : 5, Sep 2017
Fulcrum hires multi-asset strategist from Aviva Investors AIMS team

Fulcrum hires multi-asset strategist from Aviva...

Fulcrum Asset Management has added to its multi-asset team with the hire of Marc Semaan from Aviva Investors’ AIMS team.

Published : 4, Sep 2017
August’s good, bad and the ugly fund performers

August’s good, bad and the ugly fund performers...

Gold, Japanese and emerging markets funds enjoyed a strong August, while absolute return funds had a month to forget, as did Neil Woodford.

Published : 1, Sep 2017

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