equities

Mar 24, 2017

Wall_streetUS investors have increased their investment in non-domestic equity funds in the past week as US stocks were rattled by “Trump fears”.

Mar 22, 2017

European_parliamentConfidence among European and global fund managers is increasing, with many seeing European equities as undervalued as the macro landscape improves.

Mar 20, 2017

ETF_tradingDemand for fixed income ETFs in February showed that European investors were still in need of stability, said Lyxor Asset Management.

Mar 13, 2017

Confidence surveyConfidence among the managers of the world’s largest companies has reached its highest level since 2014, turning from negative last year to positive in 2017, research suggests.

Mar 13, 2017

US equitiesEmerging market funds continued to see inflows last week, but investors pulled back from high yield due to the expected rise in US interest rates.

Mar 10, 2017

Screen_graphPrivate equity investors have indicated that they were satisfied with the asset class’s performance last year and will commit more capital to it this year.

Mar 08, 2017

Profits upLegal & General Investment Management (LGIM) profits were up 3% to £366 million (€422.7 million) last year, despite seeing lower fund inflows.

Mar 06, 2017

Gina MillerGina Miller, the vocal supporter of passive investment, has called on UK financial and competition authorities to investigate whether there is price collusion within the active fund management industry.

Mar 03, 2017

UK equitiesThe UK was the greatest contributor to the 2.89% total return from European equities in February, as measured by the S&P Europe 350 Index.

Feb 27, 2017

European unionEuropean equities have attracted greater interest from asset managers in recent weeks with at least two firms overweighting the region.

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Sponsored Profiles

SPONSORED FEATURE: Investing for income

May 17, 2017

Portfolio Manager Thomas Kruse examines the findings from Pioneer Investments’ survey on income investing and outlines ways of achieving a target income.

SPONSORED ARTICLE: A radical solution to KYC concerns

May 17, 2017

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SPONSORED FEATURE: AIFMD - What does Brexit mean?

Apr 18, 2017

An open discussion between funds industry experts and initiated by SGG Luxembourg took place in London to examine  the implications of Brexit for UK fund managers marketing to the EU.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Luxembourg fund reporting – CRS vs FATCA

Apr 18, 2017

Luxembourg funds need clear procedures for CRS compliance, writes Andrew Knight, Partner at M Partners, a member of the Maitland network of law firms.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Finding managers that can (and do)

Apr 18, 2017

Fabrice Kremer, a fund selector at Banque de Luxembourg Investments, has berated fundamental managers for failing to beat indices, but he remains committed to active funds. He speaks to Nick...

JERSEY INTERVIEW: ‘A steady sort of place’

Mar 21, 2017

The chief executive of Jersey Finance is keen to portray the island as a stable, trustworthy jurisdiction. He talks to George Mitton.

Roundtables

MARKETING & BRANDING ROUNDTABLE: It’s about aspiration

May 17, 2017

With such an intangible product, it can be hard for asset managers to communicate what they do. Having personality and connecting with customer aspirations may be the key, our branding roundtable hears.

ROUNDTABLE: The issue is perception

Mar 21, 2017

Our panel discuss tax transparency, the elegance of private placement and why Jersey could do more to promote itself. Chaired by Tom Cowsill in Saint Helier.