More than half of passive UK gilt funds have been awarded FE’s top accolade for their index-tracking ability, compared with just 18% of global equity funds.
UK high street bank Lloyds, which owns Scottish Widows, may be about to announce a major push into pension and investment products as part of a three-year growth plan.
Allianz Global Investors has announced its Global Equity Insights fund will be available to UK retail investors, a sign of its commitment to the UK market.
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Investors need to stop viewing 'Rubik's Cube' multi-asset funds as a one stop solution to deal with all their needs, BMO’s Gary Potter has said.
Neptune Investment Management has confirmed plans to close its £0.5m US Mid Cap Fund and that its manager Patrick Close has left the firm.
The number of funds consistently offering top-quartile returns has fallen again according to new research from BMO Global Asset Management.
The Henderson UK Equity Income and Growth fund has rejoined the Investment Association’s (IA) UK Equity Income category after nearly four years in the All Companies sector.
Australian boutique Antipodes Partners has launched a global equity fund to the UK market ahead of plans to expand its London office later this year.
Miton feels under no pressure to add an EU-domiciled range of funds to its roster despite the Brexit vote, according to its chief executive David Barron.
A report by Bestinvest has named and shamed Aberdeen Asset Management and St James’s Place for running some of the worst-performing equity 'dog' funds.
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Livingbridge has launched a new equity income fund, its second vehicle set up for lead fund manager Ken Wotton.
Brewin Dolphin has reported a record total income for the three months to the end of June, driven by what it termed “strong organic fund inflows”.
Woodford’s Equity Income fund has nabbed a coveted five-star badge in its first rating by FE in the agency’s latest rebalance.
The UK was the worst performing single country index in June while Canada was the best, according to data by MSCI.
London-based investment boutique Smith & Williamson has launched a new Ucits-compliant global thematic fund which will invest in stocks set to gain from developments in Artificial Intelligence.
Aviva’s decision to sell Friends Provident International (FPI) to RL360° for £340m is “a game changer” for the life insurance industry, David Kneeshaw, chief executive of RL360°, has said.
The Channel Islands stockbroking and investment management company Ravenscoft has announced Stephen Lansdown as chairman and launched two funds for UK retail investors.