Near-term volatility expected
Better than expected US data boosts sentiment
As global equity markets struggle to recover after a turbulent few days, we take a closer look at the major issues still troubling investors.
Investors rush for the exit amid China fears
New fund will be run by head of global equities and his team
Economic data from US and UK not strong enough
The ageing population is causing a major and unavoidable shift in demographics
For most US equity investors, it is all eyes on the Federal Reserve until we see the first lift-off in interest rates. We have got beyond the patch of weak economic data earlier this year and are returning to stronger growth, as signalled by healthy labour...
Schroders saw its assets under management grow by 14% in first half of the year to £309bn, despite strength in the sterling reducing AUM by £10.2bn in the second quarter.
The Targeted Absolute Return retook its place as the UK's best-selling sector in June as investors sought reassurance in choppier markets.
M&G Recovery fund manager Tom Dobell has said improved stock selection is helping his £4.5bn portfolio regain its poise this year following a period of significant underperformance.
Natixis Global Asset Management is seeking to broaden its UK OEIC range with the launch of UK equity and bond products.
Managers reveal their best contrarian trades
Franklin Templeton UK Mid Cap fund manager Paul Spencer has sold some of the portfolio's longest-held positions after taking advantage of the post-election UK equity rally.
Research firm FundCalibre has launched a new ‘elite provider’ rating, with 17 funds gaining the title.
David Urch, lead manager of the TB Garraway UK Equity Market fund, says investors should not be so complacent when it comes to global crises and the potential impact they can have on UK companies.
Strong performance from financials bumped up UK payouts to a second quarter record of £29.2bn this year, according to the latest Capita Dividend Monitor.
Why it's real (and can play havoc with portfolios)
Fidelity's Alex Wright is backing Barclays to begin its turnaround in earnest following last week's dismissal of chief executive Antony Jenkins.
Lazard Asset Management is set to build on the success of its Global Listed Infrastructure Equity fund through the launch of a concentrated global equity portfolio.
With Japan's corporate governance improvements now underway, Nicholas Weindling, portfolio manager of the JPMorgan Japanese investment trust, looks at how the region can finally begin to close the gap with Europe and the US and improve its tourism industries
Madhav Bhatkuly, manager of the GAM Star India Equity fund, explores whether India's aims to slash red tape and install new trading laws across districts will be enough to ensure business productivity remains on track.
Fixed income funds saw their first net outflows since January 2014 last month, according to the Investment Association’s (IA) latest figures.
Standard Life Investments' UK equity manager Ed Legget is to leave the firm, Investment Week can reveal.