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Hermes' Greenberg banking on EM 'normality' trade

Hermes' Greenberg banking on EM 'normality' trade...

Top-performing emerging market fund manager Gary Greenberg is banking on a “return to normality” in developing markets.

Published : 24, Apr 2017
Hermes hires Cairn Capital CIO as fixed income head

Hermes hires Cairn Capital CIO as fixed income...

Andrew Jackson has traded in his CIO role at Cairn Capital to become the head of fixed income at Hermes Investment Management.

Published : 24, Apr 2017
M&A: the 'new normal' in UK asset management

M&A: the 'new normal' in UK asset management

The merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen is a sign of the times in asset manager consolidation, but who will be the winners and losers from the trend?

Published : 21, Apr 2017
Amundi and IFC launch $2bn EM green bond fund

Amundi and IFC launch $2bn EM green bond fund

Amundi has joined forces with the International Finance Corporation to launch the world’s largest green bond fund dedicated to emerging markets.

Published : 21, Apr 2017
Buxton bullish on 'mid-cycle' rally; uneasy over sterling 'safety valve'

Buxton bullish on 'mid-cycle' rally; uneasy over...

Old Mutual Global Investors CEO Richard Buxton is less worried about politics in Europe, the US or the UK than he is about sterling being the UK's only safety valve post-monetary policy.

Published : 21, Apr 2017
Brewin Dolphin beefs up Cambridge office with trio of hires

Brewin Dolphin beefs up Cambridge office with...

Brewin Dolphin has added three financial planners to its Cambridge team.

Published : 20, Apr 2017
'Future starts here' for UK fund favourite Unilever as Sky falls

'Future starts here' for UK fund favourite Unilever...

Unilever turned out decent sales growth in the first quarter, while fellow takeover target Sky delivered lower profits.

Published : 20, Apr 2017
Eurozone inflation hits three-month low as euro sees more losses

Eurozone inflation hits three-month low as euro...

The March eurozone inflation figure decelerated to its lowest rate in three months as the euro lost further ground against the pound on Wednesday (19 April).

Published : 19, Apr 2017
Hermes finds correlation between ESG and credit spreads

Hermes finds correlation between ESG and credit...

New research from Hermes Investment Management shows a correlation between companies with high ESG scores and low credit default swap spreads.

Published : 19, Apr 2017
Commodity ETFs the winners in Q1

Commodity ETFs the winners in Q1

European investors are ramping up their exposure to the commodities sector in 2017 and increasingly turning to ETFs, said ETF provider Source.

Published : 18, Apr 2017
SG: Weak sterling aids UK deficit, but beware sour Brexit

SG: Weak sterling aids UK deficit, but beware...

Weaker sterling has helped reduce the UK account deficit beyond expectations, but Société Générale’s chief UK economist Brian Hilliard suspects sour Brexit negotiations will prevent it from falling too far.

Published : 18, Apr 2017
PA ANALYSIS: How to invest ahead of the French election

PA ANALYSIS: How to invest ahead of the French...

The first round of the French election is a few days away. So what are investors doing to protect against another potential shock victory and near-term volatility?

Published : 13, Apr 2017
Nomura's Hodges: 'risk rally' still has legs

Nomura's Hodges: 'risk rally' still has legs

Nomura Asset Management's Dickie Hodges isn’t calling an end for the risk rally just yet, despite the recent government bond rally after president Trump's policy blunders.

Published : 13, Apr 2017
IEA: Global oil demand will shrivel further in 2017

IEA: Global oil demand will shrivel further in...

The International Energy Agency has forecast that global demand growth will weaken for a second consecutive year, as non-OPEC output continues to climb, putting the pressure on oil prices.

Published : 13, Apr 2017

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