funds of funds

Oct 15, 2007

A pan-European fund supermarket should be easier to set up than eBay’s global shopping centre. But platforms still lack the depth of coverage, finds Fiona Rintoul

Oct 15, 2007

A pan-European fund supermarket should be easier to set up than eBay’s global shopping centre. But platforms still lack the depth of coverage, finds Fiona Rintoul

Sep 03, 2007

Fund selectors are playing an increasingly important role in the market. Their criteria varies enormously, from determining a manager’s ‘passion’, to focusing on past performance. By Fiona Rintoul

Sep 03, 2007

Fund selectors are playing an increasingly important role in the market. Their criteria varies enormously, from determining a manager’s ‘passion’, to focusing on past performance. By Fiona Rintoul

Sep 03, 2007

Investors buy guaranteed products through fear of a market downturn. But against a recent bull market, returns from non-guaranteed equity products have been far higher. Does this mean guaranteed funds offer little value? By Angelique Ruzicka

Sep 03, 2007

Investors buy guaranteed products through fear of a market downturn. But against a recent bull market, returns from non-guaranteed equity products have been far higher. Does this mean guaranteed funds offer little value? By Angelique Ruzicka

Aug 06, 2007

Ucits 3 has given traditional managers the opportunity to launch alternative funds. But, as Nick Fitzpatrick finds, alternative managers are using the rules to launch mainstream businesses that compete for the same client base

Aug 06, 2007

Ucits 3 has given traditional managers the opportunity to launch alternative funds. But, as Nick Fitzpatrick finds, alternative managers are using the rules to launch mainstream businesses that compete for the same client base

Jul 23, 2007

Multi-managers are enabling funds to build more tailored alternatives portfolios, writes Sarah Coles. 'Multi-manager offers a meaninful way to get into a range of alternatives'

Jul 23, 2007

Multi-managers are enabling funds to build more tailored alternatives portfolios, writes Sarah Coles. 'Multi-manager offers a meaninful way to get into a range of alternatives'

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Sponsored Profiles

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Jun 14, 2017

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Jun 14, 2017

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Jun 06, 2017

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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 & Panels

TRENDING: Smart beta indices continue onward march

Jun 14, 2017

We asked five investment experts how smart beta indices have performed against cap-weighted indices over the past year and what the investment outlook suggests about the prospect for different investment factors.

SMART MONEY: Following the smart money

Jun 14, 2017

We asked six investment professionals about the emphasis they are placing on smart beta and active ETFs and how platforms are adopting these products.