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Threadneedle UK Social Bond fund cuts duration risk
Columbia Threadneedle has cut the duration of its UK Social Bond fund from as it attempts to minimise potential future drawdown.
Data science and active managers: a match made in heaven?
Making good investment decisions is dependent on having quality information, which is increasingly becoming subject to creating powerful algorithms.
Columbia Threadneedle launches European social bond fund
Columbia Threadneedle has launched a European version of its UK and US Social Bond funds.
UBS launches alternative beta ETF
The new ETF offers investors exposure to large, mid and small-cap US equities.
Beaufort hires Brewin director for HNW service
The firm has hired Peter Cousins to advise high net worth private clients.
AXA IM launches global short duration bond fund
AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) has launched the AXA Global Short Duration Bond fund.
Columbia Threadneedle monitors credit fund after asset surge
The firm may introduce new measures to stem flows into its popular €1.6 billion Credit Opportunities fund.
Sighs of relief: five managers on Macron's landslide win
Asset allocators exhale as liberal centrist Macron roundly beats his far right rival Marine Le Pen
Graham Cluley: protect your organisation from hackers
The computer security expert says hackers will find a way in, but risk can be dramatically reduced.
JM Finn's discretionary AUM approach £6bn milestone
JM Finn has reported a 5.6% increase in pre-tax profits for 2016 as discretionary assets under management (AUM) rose 13% to £5.99 billion.
IBT's Craig on the Trump impact for biotech
Ailsa Craig of the International Biotechnology trust highlights the M&A activity seen in the biotechnology sector this year.
Why suitability remains the largest inherent risk
Although the advice provided in the majority of the 1,142 cases sampled by the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) suitability review, published last week, was found to be appropriate, for around 7% it was not.
It’s time to stop robo-advice mislabelling
It is time that we question robo-advice. Not the concept, but the name.
Revealed: the most popular funds held by multi-managers
Research from Harrington Cooper shows the most popular funds held by 32 balanced multi-manager portfolios.