20 April 2015
Investec Asset Management has hired Jeff Boswell and Garland Hansmann to join its global multi-asset team.
17 April 2015
Wealth managers have been reducing allocation to equities in favour of convertible bonds as a hedge against volatility, following a strong run higher for equity markets.
16 April 2015
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12 April 2015
Asset managers have faced a number of challenges since Chancellor George Osborne's shock announcement in the 2014 Budget of a radical shake-up of the pensions system.
11 April 2015
Investors must protect themselves as no region is immune from negative fallouts from geopolitical tensions and economic uncertainty, explain Jason Vaillancourt and Robert Schoen, co-heads of global asset allocation at Putnam Investments, and co-managers of the CF Canlife Total Return fund.
09 April 2015
Aberdeen Asset Management has launched four multi-asset funds for long-term investors following the introduction of pension freedoms this month.
08 April 2015
An investor survey conducted by Legg Mason has revealed only 15% of UK investors are looking to buy a multi-asset fund upon retirement.
07 April 2015
Barings global head of distribution Angus Woolhouse tells Laura Dew how the firm handled the fallout from the exit of three multi-asset managers, and outlines its plans for the rest of the year.
31 March 2015
Apollo Multi Asset Management has been forced to freeze redemptions on one of its funds, after becoming caught up in an investigation by the Mauritian regulator into an alleged Ponzi scheme.
30 March 2015
Coram Asset Management co-founder James Sullivan has said he would consider holding 100% cash in his funds if such a move was right for market conditions.
26 March 2015
The M&G Episode Income fund has seen a substantial shift in asset allocation over the past 12 months, boosting returns to drive it up the sector rankings.
12 March 2015
Aviva Investors' Nick Samouilhan explains why central bank easing has led the multi-asset team to make a number of currency changes to the portfolios.
09 March 2015
The Investment Association's plans to reorganise the Unclassified sector may lead to advisers reaching "dubious conclusions" on funds, according to Old Mutual Global Investors' John Ventre.
Delegates heard presentations from five fund managers explaining some of the key calls that have benefitted performance at our Market Focus 2015: Absolute Return last month.
Mona Shah examines the diverging fortunes of emerging market countries as the strong dollar and an expected rise in US interest rates take their toll.
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