Fund ratings providers have responded to criticism from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in its Asset Management Market Study, saying they play a beneficial role in assisting investors, while passive funds are firmly on their agenda.
In the interim report for its Asset Management Market Study, the FCA found third-party ratings providers' business models could result in investors and advisers not being able to access information that...
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In recent weeks, investors have fixated on the inversion of several sovereign yield curves, most notably the US Treasury curve.
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