28 October 2013
Christopher Aldous, chief executive of Evercore Pan-Asset, explains how ETPs and ETFs offer the chance to invest in alternative assets cheaply and simply.
25 October 2013
UBS has upgraded Aberdeen Asset Management from neutral to buy after the group confirmed it is in talks to buy Scottish Widows Investment Partnership (SWIP).
15 October 2013
Rob Gambi has been appointed chief investment officer of Henderson, starting in 2014.
11 October 2013
UBS Global Asset Management has promoted John Dugenske to the position of global head of fixed income to replace exiting manager Rob Gambi.
30 September 2013
Managers explain their positioning in the commodities space following a tumultuous time for the sector over the past 18-24 months.
19 September 2013
James Spence of Cerno Capital discusses the recent Japan equity rally and the cult of the star manager.
16 September 2013
UBS Global Asset Management has reduced the charges across its exchange traded funds (ETFs) range, as pricing pressures on ETFs escalate.
09 August 2013
UBS Global Asset Management is closing its European Equity fund in September due to poor performance and dwindling assets.
05 August 2013
Franklin Templeton has hired former Insight and Armstrong manager Toby Hayes to manage a new multi-asset range, Investment Week can reveal.
23 July 2013
Global markets have had a volatile relationship with the central banks this summer, as the US Federal Reserve began hinting at tapering its asset purchasing programme.
22 July 2013
A number of big name fund managers have been flagged by Bestinvest’s latest infamous list of "dog funds", which names and shames the worst performing funds available to UK investors.
17 July 2013
UBS head of fixed income capability Simon Foster is considering moving assets in to mortgage backed securities (MBS) as fears over the potential end of quantitative easing (QE) weigh heavy on investors.
10 July 2013
UBS has become the largest global wealth manager after its assets under management soared in 2012, according to a survey from UK-based research firm Scorpio Partnership.
17 June 2013
Much has been written about the US ‘shale boom’ but less has been said about its wider implications for investors. Poppy Allonby, portfolio manager of the BlackRock New Energy Investment Trust, explains how the energy boom is rebooting and recharging the economy.
17 June 2013
With US markets soaring to record highs, many investors have questioned whether the best of the returns have already been made in this market. Annabelle Williams takes a closer look at how investors are positioning their portfolios after the market rally.
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.
China’s global reach could widen if the MSCI China Emerging Markets index is opened up to domestic stocks and the IMF decides to include the renminbi in its special drawing rights currency basket this year. Nitesh Shah, associate director, research, at ETF Securities, analyses what the two events could mean for investors.
Fidelity's Leigh Himsworth is investing in wealth management companies as a key theme within his UK Opportunities fund, in the hope M&A and pension reforms will boost the sector.
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