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Since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008, the developed world has roughly injected an astonishing $12trn trying to stimulate growth.
F&C is handing over the management of its Global Emerging Markets fund to sister company LGM Investments, following the integration of their emerging markets teams last year.
F&C has confirmed its sales and distribution businesses are to rebrand as BMO Global Asset Management, as the fund house becomes more closely integrated with its parent firm.
Delegates heard from four fund managers at Investment Week's Property Breakfast Briefing last month discussing portfolio positioning and tailwinds for the sector.
Alliance Trust may find inertia its most powerful weapon in the attempt to fight off Elliott Advisors' proposals for change at the company.
Peter Lees has resigned from F&C, two months after handing over his UK equity fund to other managers.
F&C becomes BMO’s ‘European centrepiece’
Former Thames River investment director Mike Warren has returned to the asset management industry with a non-executive director position at fund boutique Alquity.
F&C's shareholders have approved the takeover of the company by the Bank of Montreal following a vote held today.
Activist investor Elliott Associates has built its stake in F&C Asset Management to 20%, ahead of a £700m deal to sell the firm to a Canadian bank.
F&C Asset Management has warned it faces ‘signicant headwinds in the short term' following the loss of its strategic partnerships, as it urged shareholders to approve a £700m takeover deal.
F&C Investments' head of UK retail John Yule is to exit the business next month.
F&C Asset Management has reported pre-tax profits of £37.3m for the half year ending 30 June 2013, citing buoyant equity markets and cost-cutting measures introduced by activist shareholder Edward Bramson.
Underlying pre-tax profit at F&C rose 11% to £52.4m in 2012 as the group's 18 month restructuring programme drew to a close.
F&C chairman Edward Bramson has won the backing of investors including George Soros for a new buyout fund that will target a mid-cap UK company.
F&C Asset Management has launched the F&C Real Estate Equity Long/Short fund for managers Raymond Lahaut and Marcus Phayre-Mudge.
Fund managers are boosting exposure to UK-listed asset management firms in their portfolios, seeing them as well-placed to act as a "tremendous play" on the next equity bull run.