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
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
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
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
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
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
Smith and Williamson sharpens family office focus with new hire

Smith and Williamson sharpens family office focus...

Smith & Williamson has hired Rupert Phelps to spearhead the growth of its family office business.

Published : 10, Jan 2017
GAM goes global with third Systematic Ucits fund

GAM goes global with third Systematic Ucits fund...

GAM has launched an onshore version of its CCP Core Macro fund, targeting strong systematic macro returns with annualised volatility of 10%.

Published : 10, Jan 2017
10 years of iPhone – how much have Apple investors made?

10 years of iPhone – how much have Apple investors...

The iPhone is 10-years old today, helping Apple’s share price increase tremendously since the smartphone was unveiled on 9 January 2007.

Published : 9, Jan 2017
BMO GAM adds EM ETF to range

BMO GAM adds EM ETF to range

BMO Global Asset Management has added an emerging markets ETF to its offering, expanding its so-called ‘income leaders’ fund range.

Published : 9, Jan 2017
Fund trends: Emerging market debt

Fund trends: Emerging market debt

It’s still relatively early days for the IA Global Emerging Market Bond sector, and funds could be facing their biggest test yet, says the editor of FE Trustnet.

Published : 6, Jan 2017
Average fund fees squeezed 13bps since launch of RDR – Nucleus

Average fund fees squeezed 13bps since launch...

New data from Nucleus reveals that the average ongoing charges figure (OCF) for a cross-section of funds has plummeted from 78.6 basis points to 65.3bps (-13.3bps) since the introduction of the Retail Distribution Review (RDR) in 2013.

Published : 6, Jan 2017
Indian equities, US mid-caps among December's top sellers

Indian equities, US mid-caps among December's...

Indian equities and US-mid caps made an appearance in the top five biggest selling funds in December alongside some of the usual suspects, according to the Share Centre.

Published : 6, 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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