First absolute return vehicle for the firm
Electric vehicles (EVs) are on the cusp of a wave of adoption in China following the government's new electric vehicle volume target as it attempts to battle air pollution, writes HyungJin Lee, manager of Baring Eastern trustn.
Cut Japan holdings
Assets surpasssed £1.5bn
Combining institutional affiliates
Positive development for the frontier market
Baring Asset Management has appointed former Sarasin & Partners' head of equity income Darryl Lucas as global equity income manager, ahead of a product launch in this area.
With the US entering a new rate cycle and global growth still weak, industry experts at Investment Week's recent Funds To Watch event reveal how they think markets will perform in the coming 12 months, and where the key opportunities and risks lie.
Looking beyond the current volatility, investors should be thinking where will the world be in three, five and ten years' time? Which markets will see the most significant changes and developments, and therefore the most growth?
Joins from Roubini Global Economics
The ASEAN region is a relatively unloved one at the moment due to a host of factors, including an investor preference for North Asia and weak domestic earnings.
Launches Risk Team with former banker
All data is from FE Trustnet to 7 October 2015, unless stated.
Spent 19 years at Schroders
Mining manager praised move
Investors were given yet another reason to steer clear of Brazil after political turmoil and high debt levels saw ratings agency Standard & Poor's downgrade the country's status from investment grade to 'junk' this month.
QE and inflation have skewed curve
Despite recent Chinese stock market volatility, the long-term growth outlook for Asia remains very positive, and compared to its emerging market peers the region does not come at a premium.
Barings has hired two senior additions to its multi-asset team as its develops a new long/short fund.
How managers are exploiting 'mismatch between perception and reality'
Ten funds producing red hot returns in 2015
Heartwood Investment Management has hired Marian Black from Baring Asset Management to head up its investment marketing.
Pictet Asset Management is aiming to "create noise" with its first onshore product for UK investors, a lower cost multi-asset fund for Percival Stanion and team.
New guard make their mark