27 November 2013
Martin Davis, newly appointed chief executive of Kames Capital, has identified multi-asset as one of the key areas of focus for product development in the coming year.
27 November 2013
Kames Capital plans to launch its first ever Property Authorised Investment Fund (PAIF) for retail investors in the first quarter of the coming year.
25 November 2013
High yield investors moving up the risk spectrum in order to secure higher returns are not being adequately compensated, says Stephen Baines, fund manager in Kames Capital’s high yield fixed income team.
21 November 2013
Strategic bond managers are taking short-term positions in emerging market debt after the summer sell-off brought valuations back down to attractive levels.
18 November 2013
Fund managers tell Investment Week the assets they are choosing to invest in today's economic environment
15 November 2013
Leading bond managers including Jim Leaviss at M&G are moving away from high yield debt on concerns over rising leverage in the US and high valuations.
07 November 2013
Will Fletcher-Roberts, business development manager at Kames Capital, is leaving the company to take on another role in the industry.
04 November 2013
Myanmar has long been considered a human-rights pariah. But Ryan Smith, head of corporate governance and SRI at Kames Capital, says things are changing as reforms open the country to investors.
31 October 2013
Scott Jamieson's Kames Inflation Linked fund is set to change its benchmark and investment objective, and will move from the IMA Mixed Investment 0%-35% Shares sector to the Specialist sector.
30 October 2013
David Roberts has hiked exposure to emerging market debt in the £663m Kames Strategic Bond fund on the back of improving valuations.
21 October 2013
Kames Capital has launched a closed-ended version of its Active Value Property fund for Helen Batten.
16 October 2013
Political uncertainty in the US has caused the dollar to weaken, forcing many investors to reverse their long positions in the currency to a more neutral stance.
24 September 2013
Kames Capital has appointed Martin Davis, former chief executive of Cofunds, as CEO of the business.
17 September 2013
High yield analysts and managers have warned some of the largest funds in the sector are being hit by a liquidity crisis.
Being an income investor today can mean buying the most expensive corner of the market, but Jacob de Tusch-Lec, manager of the Artemis Global Income fund, says China is an interesting exception.
Stefan Herz, portfolio advisor to the Charlemagne Magna Eastern European fund, says the best ‘value traps’ in Russia can be found by breaking down opportunities into three ‘tiers’.
Bertrand Cliquet, fund manager of the Lazard Global Listed Infrastructure Equity fund, explains his fund’s strategy and where he believes there is value in the sector.
Europe investors were right to shun value plays in recent years, but lower price premiums are now emerging as a key metric of stock performance, argues Neptune's Rob Burnett.
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