The investment company sector has changed considerably over the past ten years, as back in October 2006 we were still enjoying the dying days of the credit boom.
Consensus suggests it is a struggle to find value in equities, but despite political uncertainty in the UK, US and Europe, there are still plenty of opportunities globally
For the once-mighty hedge-fund industry, these are not the best of times – to put it mildly. Outflows are gathering pace as investors, wearying of high fees, poor performance and bad publicity, vote with their feet.
As Portfolio Adviser celebrates its 10th anniversary, we reflect back to inform our view on what challenges the investment industry will encounter in the decade to come.
The theme of central bank repression of rates has been the dominant theme in markets for years, but Guy Monson, CIO at Sarasin & Partners believes this could be beginning to change.
As governments look to move from a monetary to a fiscal policy, an end to global austerity could be a boon for infrastructure funds, but ignore investment trusts trading at premium
After a busier than usual summer, Brooks Macdonald has its eyes firmly on the macro picture, while also balancing the right currency calls.
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A self-confessed equities man, David Loudon is relishing his new role as chief executive officer at Quilter Cheviot, and has great expectations for wealth managers as the consolidation wave crests.
Kathryn Langridge talks about helming Manulife’s push to become the go-to retail asset manager for emerging market investing in Europe
As storm clouds gather over the continent, boutique investment house European Wealth will not be swayed by short-term noise but makes sure every last one of its assets is working as hard as possible.
Fresh from an acquisition spree in the UK, St James’s Place is taking its pioneering business model east in its next phase of growth
The past 30 years have been a great time to be a bond investor, and while the future might prove tougher, Fidelity’s Ian Spreadbury and Sajiv Vaid feel up to the task
Friends since university, Nordea’s Copenhagen-based managers bring a tried-and-tested absolute return approach to the UK market with their globally diversified Stable Return Fund.
Global resources fund manager Benoit Gervais is adamant the commodities sector is about to be reignited but advises caution while recovery is nascent.
Signia Wealth saw some big changes at the top 18 months ago. Here the team breaks its silence to outline the significant headway made in reshaping the business after a difficult 2015
It is the range of European national elections set to take place in 2017 that could potentially give investors the real headaches.
Legg Mason’s Bill Hench talks about his love of the small cap universe, investing in individuals and how the US is set to lift the global economy
The current F&C Multi-Manager Solutions team was conceived in 1996, the year that first gave us the Spice Girls, Dolly the sheep and the Tamagotchi electronic pet.
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Robin Stoakley is stepping down as head of UK intermediary...