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Hasenstab on the big yen-dollar arbitrage opportunity

by Chris Sloley on Apr 24, 2014 at 14:49

The manager of the £31 billion Templeton Global Bond fund unveils how he is positioning for rising rates.

Do fund managers suffer the Moyes effect?

by Daniel Grote on Apr 23, 2014 at 15:24

Following in the footsteps of a great manager can be a tough task, as David Moyes' experience at Manchester United shows.

Citywire Scotland: the Turnberry countdown begins

on Apr 16, 2014 at 15:39

We can confirm a star-studded line up for our annual event in Turnberry running on 19-20 June. 

Franklin drops Templeton name from fund range

by Robert St George on Apr 16, 2014 at 13:00

Sir John Templeton’s name has been stripped from 15 funds managed by Franklin Templeton.

Chatfeild-Roberts buys property for first time in more than 10 years

by Dylan Lobo on Apr 15, 2014 at 15:10

The search for income has drawn Jupiter chief investment officer John Chatfeild-Roberts to the asset class after a lengthy absence.

Who won & lost in a dramatic year for UK All Companies funds

by Robert St George on Apr 11, 2014 at 14:35

Citywire Discovery reveals the winners and losers after a year of big change in the UK All Companies sector, which saw one of its stars, Richard Buxton, change jobs.

Kames' $50bn bond boss: my yield curve taper trades

by David Campbell on Apr 10, 2014 at 13:52

Kames head of fixed income David Roberts has upped conviction in the core trade he believes will benefit as the US Federal Reserve tightens rates

Odey Wealth makes top fund Ucits compliant

by Robert St George on Apr 10, 2014 at 10:23

Odey Wealth has switched its £266 million CF Odey Portfolio fund to a Ucits structure.

Performance review: why Arbuthnot's Osman is still overweight Japan

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 08, 2014 at 15:23

Eren Osman, senior investment manager at private bank Arbuthnot Latham, is keeping faith in Japan’s ‘Abenomics’ reform policies.

Old Mutual plans to back Woodford boutique with WealthSelect funds

by David Campbell on Apr 08, 2014 at 08:48

Old Mutual hopes to award Neil Woodford with a chunk of its WealthSelect portfolio

Twitter and Tencent enter bear territory as tech sell-off accelerates

by David Campbell on Apr 08, 2014 at 07:50

Internet behemoths Twitter and Tencent plunged into bear market territory yesterday as nerves about tech stock valuations dragged down the major indexes

Lazard rebrands A-rated manager’s UK income fund

by Robert St George on Apr 07, 2014 at 12:32

Lazard Asset Management has changed the name of its UK Equity Income fund to the Multi-Cap UK Income fund.

Absolute return: an insight into the top investors' minds

by Robert St George on Apr 03, 2014 at 11:43

Data from Citywire Discovery suggest that investors in the Mixed Assets - Absolute Return sector prefer known entities to top performers.

Witan Pacific gives up gearing for AIFMD compliance

by Robert St George on Apr 03, 2014 at 07:20

The £174 million Witan Pacific investment trust has given up its borrowing facility due to the terms of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD).

Have buy lists killed trust discount plays?

by Robert St George on Apr 02, 2014 at 13:07

Buy lists risk preventing wealth managers from acting opportunistically on trust discounts.

Carmignac’s Xavier Hovasse: How upcoming elections could shape emerging markets

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 02, 2014 at 07:00

Elections in India, Colombia and Brazil this year could change the way investors look at emerging markets, says Xavier Hovasse of Carmignac.

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