Six managers give their views
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Performance fees scrapped in MiFID II simplification
Among an array of macro uncertainties, such as trade wars, protectionism, Brexit and political uncertainty, one of the principal reasons for spikes in equity market volatility this year has been liquidity. Central banks have provided unprecedented levels...
Market neutral fund
Successful entries prompt weighting increase
Mid-cap liquidity suffers most
Came into force in January
Is the best behind us?
European indices approaching historic peak levels
Subject to shareholder approval
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Managing director and portfolio manager of Legg Mason's $840m ClearBridge US Large Cap Growth fund Peter Bourbeau has warned the biggest US stocks could suffer significant fallout if President Donald Trump fails to pass significant tax reforms, which...
Outflows of €1.3bn
Friendlier regulatory environment expected
Quarterly reshuffle of blue-chip index
At the end of October, the Tokyo Stock Exchange and Nikkei announced they are to launch a new index - the JPX-Nikkei Mid and Small Cap Index - in early 2017.
Japan was one of the most popular areas with UK investors in 2015, with some £1.2bn of flows into the IA Japan sector and more than £400m going into the IA Japanese Smaller Companies sector, as investors tried to hone in on those domestic companies benefitting...
Returns "difficult to find"
Kepler Partners' analysis of more than 280 funds reveals why even the most concentrated of small- and micro-cap focused trusts have superior risk/return characteristics.
Prior roles at LGIM and SLI
Julie Dean, fund manager at Sanditon Asset Management, takes a closer look at the performance of the banking sector in 2016.
James Henderson and Laura Foll, managers of the Lowland investment company, have named Glencore, Rolls-Royce and Shell as attractive investment opportunities, despite short-term troubles at these firms.