03 July 2015
Matt Hudson, manager of the £694m Schroder UK Alpha Income fund, has increased his weighting to banks, despite industry concerns about the threat to dividends from the record level of regulatory fines imposed recently.
02 July 2015
Schroders has called on the Investment Association to rethink its approach to UK Equity Income funds as Nick Kirrage and Kevin Murphy's Income fund is removed from the sector.
30 June 2015
Schroders has strengthened its multi-asset team with the hire of Ashley Lester from MSCI as global head of research.
25 June 2015
UK wealth management firms would see more benefit from an interest rate rise than any other companies in the financial sector, according to research from Liberum Capital.
15 June 2015
Contrarian Investor David Stevenson examines the potential headwinds facing UK-listed REITs after several years of strong performance.
12 June 2015
Three members of Schroders' IFA sales team are to leave the group, Investment Week understands, following on from the departure of the team head last year.
11 June 2015
Schroders has expanded its range with the launch of an emerging markets multi-asset income fund.
04 June 2015
Schroders has hired five new members to its fixed income global multi-sector team headed by Bob Jolly.
01 June 2015
Sanditon has launched a new UK fund for Julie Dean, nine months after she left Schroders to join the firm.
26 May 2015
Natalie Kenway takes a closer look at fund capacity challenges in the small-cap sector, and at what point buyers think a portfolio should be capped.
13 May 2015
Architas senior multi-asset manager Stephanie Carbonneil is to exit the firm to join Schroders' intermediary business development team.
11 May 2015
The Pridham Report is a longstanding and reliable barometer of industry trends. This list of the top fund groups by gross and net retail fund sales is generally dominated, unsurprisingly, by the biggest players in the UK marketplace, although recently the balance of power had begun to shift.
11 May 2015
Schroders’ head of Asia ex Japan equities Robin Parbrook has told investors not to expect stellar returns from Asian equities as several headwinds threaten the asset class.
01 May 2015
Lloyds Banking Group has boosted the FTSE 100 this morning but politically-sensitive sectors have begun to feel the bite of election season.
30 April 2015
Schroders has reported a strong first quarter, with profits rising as the group reported strong net inflows into its funds.
A trio of managers reveal the main strategies which have boosted fund performance this year and how they are insulating portfolios from macro-economic risks.
Jeremy Bedford, partner at Fulcrum Asset Management, discusses the growing trend of wealth managers protecting against a repeat of the market volatility that hurt their clients in the financial crisis.
Dhananjay Phadnis, manager of the Fidelity Emerging Asia fund, examines how emerging markets have weathered recent storms and identifies future challenges for these countries.
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