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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.

GAM unveils ‘tactical’ multi-asset fund

by Robert St George on Apr 24, 2014 at 14:33

GAM has launched a fund that will invest across all asset classes to exploit mis-pricing opportunities.

SJP adds new strategy to Artisan fund

by Robert St George on Apr 24, 2014 at 07:46

St James’s Place has named a new manager with a new strategy to the £3.5 billion mandate run for it by Artisan Partners.

SJP soft-closes Asante and Wood funds

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 15:28

St James’s Place has shut its portfolios run by First State’s Jonathan Asante and JO Hambro’s John Wood to new money.

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.

Performance review: UBS Wealth duo bet on a weaker euro

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 23, 2014 at 14:11

UBS Wealth duo on backing European equities, a key beneficiary of a weaker euro

Schroders streamlines fund range

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:29

Schroders has shut two funds stuck in out-of-favour asset classes.

Lombard Odier’s Corrigan: back BBB/BB bonds

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:20

Kevin Corrigan, head of credit management in Lombard Odier’s fixed income and currencies group, argues that the BBB/BB space is the most attractive in the bond world.

Martin Currie eyes US growth as losses narrow to £1.6 million

by Eleanor Lawrie on Apr 23, 2014 at 07:50

The asset manager has shrugged off the potential impact of a Scottish referendum as it moves into recovery mode.

L&G fixed income star Dickie Hodges quits

by Eleanor Lawrie on Apr 22, 2014 at 13:51

Hodges, who ran the flagship Dynamic Bond Trust, had been at L&G since the acquisition of Gartmore in 2007.

Franklin Templeton multi-asset CIO exits after 18 years

by Robert St George on Apr 22, 2014 at 11:39

Brent Smith, chief investment officer in the multi-asset strategies group at Franklin Templeton, has left the firm after 18 years.

MRB: fortune is still rewarding the brave on equity

by Peter Perkins on Apr 18, 2014 at 00:01

Investors need to keep a close eye on China, but avoid overestimating the probability of an adverse outcome

Sarasin renames AgriSar fund and lowers fees

by Robert St George on Apr 17, 2014 at 12:46

Sarasin has rebranded its AgriSar fund as the Food and Agriculture Opportunities fund.

M&G’s Rhodes sells BlackRock for Aberdeen income opportunity

by Dylan Lobo on Apr 17, 2014 at 10:42

Citywire + rated Stuart Rhodes is concerned about US valuations and has started to see some compelling opportunities in emerging markets after the sell off.

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. 

Henderson hires ex-Thames River partner as EM debt head

by Chris Sloley on Apr 16, 2014 at 13:10

Mark Drew joins forces with Citywire A-rated Stephen Thariyan at Henderson.

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.

Mapping UK dividends: where the hotspots lie

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 16, 2014 at 07:00

With the first quarter out of the way, financial information firm Markit has updated its views on 18 UK sectors for the £75 billion income payout it believes the FTSE 350 will yield in 2014.   

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.

Trust Insider: can German property trusts be rehabilitated?

by James Carthew on Apr 15, 2014 at 00:01

Summit Germany was among the casualties of the sector in 2009: does its return to AIM make an interesting entry point?

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