US investment fund giant
Fidelity International, formerly Fidelity Worldwide Investment, is a global investment management services company delivering mutual funds, pension management and fund platforms to private and institutional investors. The company offers its own funds and, through its platforms in a number of countries, other managers' funds.
Fidelity provides a range of active asset management solutions as well as large fund platforms offering access to Fidelity and other managers' funds and services for personal investors. Fidelity provides solutions to the ISA, SIPP and Defined Contribution Pensions markets, both for domestic schemes, multinational employers and their staff.
Fidelity International was originally established in 1969 under the name Fidelity International Limited. Since then, it has continued to operate as a private company owned by some of its employees and the Johnson family. It has three main office locations in the UK: London, Surrey and Kent.
Analysts remain cautiously optimistic
Industry Voice: The story so far for 2019 has been the dramatic recovery in risk assets, with the S&P 500 producing a year's worth of returns in four weeks. But does this mean the party is back on after a period of overselling in the late stages of 2018?...
Industry Voice: The out-of-favour status and ongoing cautiousness towards the UK equity market has created no shortage of contrarian value opportunities. However, with economic and political risks evident, Fidelity Special Situations Fund portfolio manager...
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INDUSTRY VOICE: Fidelity Global Special Situations fund manager Jeremy Podger explains how his three-category asset allocation process is used to generate complementary sources of alpha potential while simultaneously providing a balanced overall style...
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Matthew Jennings, Investment Director at Fidelity, analyses the factors behind the recent outperformance of value over growth in the UK - despite value lagging globally
PARTNER INSIGHT: Leigh Himsworth, portfolio manager of the Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund, assesses whether it is a mistake to read too much into the high street's recent weakness.
PARTNER INSIGHT: Alex Wright, portfolio manager of the Fidelity Special Situations Fund and Fidelity Special Values PLC, explains how he has had to adapt to changing market conditions in order to stay ahead of the market.
PARTNER INSIGHT: Portfolio manager Alex Wright discusses some of the challenges associated with investing against the tide of opinion, while revealing how it can provide a very favourable risk-return profile when executed successfully
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INDUSTRY VOICE: 'Animal spirits' is the term John Maynard Keynes used in his 1936 book 'The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money' to describe the instincts and emotions that ostensibly influence and guide human behaviour, for example: consumer...