In the latest of a new series of interviews with some of the industry's key Investment Influencers, Investment Week talks to Morningstar's Dan Kemp.
Worked at Columbia Threadneedle and GAM
To report to CEO Shibata
Profitability will return
Products added to smart beta offering
Why partnerships are key to GSAM’s ambitions
Fund buyers have called for more transparency on passive fund costs not contained within the ongoing charges figure (OCF) - even as a price war cuts headline fees to record low levels.
An industry's obsession with short-termism
An emerging opportunity in EMEA?
Jupiter's Maarten Slendebroek
ETF provider Invesco PowerShares has appointed Bryon Lake as head of EMEA for the business.
Some of the UK's largest fund houses are shifting focus to concentrate on ongoing charges after Invesco Perpetual became the first group to ditch annual management charges (AMCs) altogether.
THE BIG QUESTION
THE BIG QUESTION
BlackRock has appointed Rachel Lord from Citigroup as new head of iShares in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to replace Joe Linhares as he returns to the US.
Fixed income boutique MacKay Shields has hired Matthew Nagele, previously at Janus Capital Group, as head of distribution for UK and EMEA.
BlackRock's ETF platform iShares has appointed Tom Fekete from Barclays Wealth as head of product development in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Justin Wells, manager of the UBS Emerging Markets Equity Income fund, reveals where he is finding the best income opportunities across emerging markets.
The number of new funds being launched into the European market has dropped by half from the peak in 2008 as asset managers struggle through a tough business environment.
It is a scary world out there isn't it?