Fund managers have been taking a more defensive stance and increasing their cash weightings, with some even pushing towards 20%, as they point to stretched valuations in some parts of the market, while fears grow about the impact of central bank tightening on the fragile global recovery.
Global government bond yields have jumped in the past couple of weeks as central banks have signalled less accommodative monetary policy ahead. However, while the focus has been on prospects for a sequel...
Schroders has unveiled a six-strong suite of thematic funds called the Global Transformation Range, designed to provide active exposure to long-term themes set to transform out planet and daily lives.
Two decades after inception, the eurozone countries’ arranged marriage-type of union looks shaky at best, and now it is even more challenged by ongoing, global disruptive forces.
Launches global macro fund
Fouth impact fund