25 March 2015
Earlier this month, the FCA issued its final guidance on the use of social media by financial firms, but the revised rules do not seem to have made the situation much clearer.
20 March 2015
FE’s Joshua Ausden scours the marketplace for the best hidden gem funds for your portfolios.
20 March 2015
BlackRock's Catherine Raw, co-manager of the group's World Mining trust, is to exit the business next month.
13 March 2015
Latin American equities have been out of favour with investors for some time, but things could be about to change, writes BlackRock's Will Landers.
12 March 2015
As new rules regarding pensions freedom come into force next month, Simon White, head of investment trusts at BlackRock, explains how closed-ended funds could be an alternative and attractive fit for retirement portfolios.
10 March 2015
BlackRock has cut fees on its FTSE 100 ETF to just 0.07% as the price war among passive product providers continues.
03 March 2015
UK small caps have been a great place to be for long-term investors, and their recent weak patch may have presented a buying opportunity. FE’s Josh Ausden looks at the options available for those willing to take a fresh look at the sector using investment trusts.
27 February 2015
Financial services has witnessed a number of famous apologies over the years linked to fraud, rogue trading, and even train fare dodging. Investment Week remembers the most notable, and the ones which never were.
16 February 2015
BlackRock is launching a new range of three target-date funds ahead of pension freedom reforms coming into effect on 6 April.
12 February 2015
With interest in Asian equity funds having dwindled in recent months as concerns over emerging markets escalate, Premier Asset Management's Simon Evan-Cook outlines the portfolios he still backs in the region.
11 February 2015
BlackRock has hired Deborah Winshel as managing director and global head of impact investing as it launches a dedicated platform for investors with social and environmental criteria.
09 February 2015
The falling oil price is having myriad impact on a range of assets, and mortgage-backed securities could be the main beneficiaries this year, explains BlackRock's Michael Fredericks.
06 February 2015
BlackRock pipped Woodford Investment Management to be the top-selling fund group of 2014, in large part due to the popularity of its index funds, according to the latest Pridham Report.
06 February 2015
Investment Quorum has unveiled a series of funds it is backing to navigate currency wars and unpredictable central bank action in 2015, said the group's CIO Peter Lowman.
05 February 2015
BlackRock's Justin Christofel has been increasing his exposure to bond ETFs in order to minimise fixed income liquidity risk in the £1.2bn Global Multi-Asset Income fund.
The writing is on the wall for the fund factsheet (and it’s about time), writes Jeremy Mugridge. Here he explains how smarter communication will boost advice engagement.
Frontier market investors are weighing up the best ways to benefit from the opening up of the Iranian market, as a deal is reached to end 36 years of global sanctions against the country.
In our podcast for July, Anna Fedorova speaks to Square Mile's Richard Romer-Lee about the growing challenge the Investment Association faces with regards to existing and new sector classifications.
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