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.
Revisiting the top manager departures and arrivals
Lack of trust in the industry by females
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...
Canaccord upgrades recommendation to 'buy'
Industry Voice: Alex Wright, portfolio manager of the Fidelity Special Situations Fund and Fidelity Special Values PLC, analyses how as a contrarian investor, he has had to adapt to changing market conditions in order to stay ahead of the market. He also...
619 funds breached KIIDs rules
This year's event takes place on 5 July
Industry Voice: Bill McQuaker, Portfolio Manager of the Fidelity Multi Asset Open range explains why the recent US/China trade war could be a bigger issue than many people in developed markets might think. He takes a look at the two sides of the story;...
Woodford Equity Income most viewed
INDUSTRY VOICE: Over the last quarter, traditionally 'defensive' assets have not protected portfolios as much as would normally be expected. In his latest 'Open Outcry', Bill McQuaker discusses why we've seen an atypical response from these assets, and...
INDUSTRY VOICE: The financial crisis hit the Irish property market hard. House prices fell over 50% from peak to trough, housebuilding stalled, as did mortgage lending. In short, it was a disaster.
The latest Pridham Report, detailing retail flows figures for UK-domiciled funds during Q1 2018, showed the usual mix of larger names at the top of the sales tables, including BlackRock and Fidelity, but movements further down the top ten were more eye-catching....
FundCalibre asked managers about warning signals
Analyst stock selection
PARTNER INSIGHT: Fidelity Global Special Situations Fund manager Jeremy Podger looks at the impact of technology stocks on global equities in recent times. He explains why it's not necessarily straightforward to assess if the sector is overvalued and...
Rise in value prompted move
March sales figures revealed
Effective from 1 August
Strategic partnership between firms
Fidelity's Jeremy Podger reviews the areas that have led global equities in recent times. He assesses whether these trends are showing signs of fading and looks back at past "mega-trends" for an insight into what could happen next.
Over the past quarter, the consensus view of many has been to challenge the role and attractiveness of fixed income as an asset class.
Washington-Moscow relations fraught
New entrants also announced