Has the gap between investment trusts and Oeics closed since RDR, asks Shaun Cumming.
Many financial advisers avoid using DFMs because they are worried that they will lose some of their best clients to these outsourced investment experts.
Despite plenty of specualtion, the Federal Open Market Committee left interest rates unchanged last month. So are we likely to see a trend for interest rate rises anytime soon?
Veteran hedge fund manager David Saunders, from Franklin Templeton, talks to Laura Suter about bringing hedge funds to the masses in the UK market.
China has sneezed. It was nasty and it was messy because China has become a more sophisticated and investible market, and investors have learned more about its global importance.
Some bond funds have achieved a size where varying the portfolio mix could prove difficult if the outlook becomes more testing.
More often when referring to retail investments the term risk is used in isolation when in fact volatility would be more appropriate.
Square Mile Research
Despite the alarm caused by the speed of the China market correction, the magnitude of the fall is well within historical norms.
BlackRock’s Christofel is keen to stand out from the large crowd when it comes to the new pension freedom rules.
Maybe there should be a prize for the tiny number of emerging markets funds that have managed to keep their heads above water and not actually lose money for the investors.
FS Investment Committee
The structural reforms proposed by Abe have been harder to realise, as Japan suffers from China market fallouts.
GLG has pushed into the UK retail space in recent years, and is on the hunt to launch more strategies.