Polar Capital names new CEO

Polar Capital names new CEO

Polar Capital Holdings has appointed Gavin Rochussen to its board to succeed Tim Woolley as chief executive.

Published : 19, Jan 2017
PIMCO launches ESG bond fund and platform

PIMCO launches ESG bond fund and platform

PIMCO has launched an environmental, social and governance (ESG) investment platform alongside a new ESG bond fund.

Published : 19, Jan 2017
BNYM IM brings US income fund to UK

BNYM IM brings US income fund to UK

Bank of New York Mellon Investment Management has announced the launch of a new US equity income fund for the UK market.

Published : 19, Jan 2017
Woodford’s flagship fund hit by Capita struggles

Woodford’s flagship fund hit by Capita struggles...

Woodford Investment Management has pointed the finger at outsourcing company Capita in a note to investors.

Published : 18, Jan 2017
Neuberger Berman launches ‘opportunistic’ bond fund

Neuberger Berman launches ‘opportunistic’ bond...

Neuberger Berman has launched the Global Opportunistic Bond Fund.

Published : 18, Jan 2017
LGIM rolls out new mid-caps tracker

LGIM rolls out new mid-caps tracker

Legal and General Investment Management has announced the launch of a new index fund which tracks UK mid-caps. 

Published : 18, Jan 2017
May reveals Brexit plan as inflation jumps and Carney hints at rate rise   

May reveals Brexit plan as inflation jumps and...

Inflation in the United Kingdom economy climbed to 1.6% on an annualised basis in December, up significantly from 1.2% in November.

Published : 17, Jan 2017
SLI MyFolio backs US equities on reflationary trade

SLI MyFolio backs US equities on reflationary...

Standard Life Investments’ has upped exposure to US equities in its MyFolio multi-manager range, adding two funds with fresh takes on the growth/value debate.

Published : 17, Jan 2017
IMF upgrades UK growth forecast despite looming Brexit process

IMF upgrades UK growth forecast despite looming...

The International Monetary Fund has upgraded its growth forecast for the United Kingdom to 1.5% in 2017 from the 1.1% it was previously forecasting, despite the imminent start of Brexit talks.

Published : 16, Jan 2017
Brewin takeover to result in axing of Duncan Lawrie research team

Brewin takeover to result in axing of Duncan Lawrie...

The Duncan Lawrie Asset Management research team is set to be made redundant as a result of the acquisition of the business by Brewin Dolphin, it is understood.

Published : 16, Jan 2017
Q4 ETF flows lend support to 'great rotation argument

Q4 ETF flows lend support to 'great rotation argument...

Despite a strong reversal in the final quarter of the year, fixed income still ended 2016 as the top money-gathering ETF asset class.

Published : 16, Jan 2017
Brewin Dolphin hires Barclays Wealth man

Brewin Dolphin hires Barclays Wealth man

Godfrey Cromwell, a former Barclays Wealth banker, has jumped ship to join Brewin Dolphin.

Published : 13, Jan 2017
Nutmeg makes move into passive portfolios

Nutmeg makes move into passive portfolios

Online wealth manager Nutmeg will launch ‘fixed allocation’ portfolios alongside its managed portfolios, it revealed on Friday.

Published : 13, Jan 2017
Rathbones on the acquisition trail

Rathbones on the acquisition trail

Rathbone Brothers said today it intends to make acquisitions this year as it pursues growth of its business.

Published : 12, Jan 2017
UK charge comparison regime ‘not fit for purpose’

UK charge comparison regime ‘not fit for purpose’...

Key financial illustrations (KFIs) that are intended to help people compare pension and investment product charges in the UK are not fit for purpose and are “the worst possible example of information overload”, says AJ Bell marketing director Billy Mackay.

Published : 12, Jan 2017
M&G launches pair of ‘managed volatility’ funds

M&G launches pair of ‘managed volatility’ funds...

M&G Investments has launched two managed volatility funds targeting absolute returns.

Published : 12, Jan 2017
Man GLG launches pan-European equity Ucits fund

Man GLG launches pan-European equity Ucits fund...

Discretionary fund manager Man GLG, part of investment management giant Man Group, has launched a pan-European Ucits fund for investors across Europe which will offer exposure to the region’s strongest companies.

Published : 11, Jan 2017
TwentyFour fund manager to leave London for New York

TwentyFour fund manager to leave London for New...

TwentyFour Asset Management’s Pierre Beniguel is leaving the firm's London business to play a role in its recently launched push in the US market.

Published : 11, Jan 2017
Management changes on Baillie Gifford Japan equity funds

Management changes on Baillie Gifford Japan equity...

Baillie Gifford has promoted internally to bolster the management on its Japanese equity funds.

Published : 11, Jan 2017

Canaccord Genuity's seven stocks to watch in 2017...

Simon McGarry, senior equity analyst, Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management, identifies seven companies which could perform well in 2017, despite volatile equity markets.

Published : 11, Jan 2017
Brewin takeover to result in axing of Duncan Lawrie research team
Brewin takeover to result...

The Duncan Lawrie Asset Management research team is...

Bulls vs Bears: Which side to take on UK stocks?
Bulls vs Bears: Which...

With the FTSE at an all time high but Brexit uncertainties...

Brewin Dolphin hires Barclays Wealth man
Brewin Dolphin hires...

Godfrey Cromwell, a former Barclays Wealth banker,...

May reveals Brexit plan as inflation jumps and Carney hints at rate rise   
May reveals Brexit plan...

Inflation in the United Kingdom economy climbed to...

PA ANALYSIS: Don’t forsake liquid alts just yet
PA ANALYSIS: Don’t forsake...

Finding well-priced defensive assets has been a key...

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