Funds & Fund Managers
Alt Ucits bond funds: a fixed income safe haven?
Have investors been wise to flock into Alt Ucits bond strategies?
JPM hires Citywire rated multi-manager from Barclays Wealth
Milica Fomicov has left her position as a portfolio manager in the multi-manager team at Barclays Wealth & Investment to join JP Morgan Private Bank.
Are CoCos now a no-no?
Should investors follow the FCA's lead and avoid CoCo bonds?
BlackRock hard-closes another star European fund
BlackRock has closed its European Opportunities Extension fund to new money, having taken similar action with several other European mandates over the past year.
BlackRock to hard-close AAA-rated star’s £1.2 billion fund
BlackRock has revealed its plans to close Michael Phelps highly performing European credit fund to new money.
Invesco Perpetual takes liquidity to 17% on bond fears says Read
‘We are not out here to beat a drum and say that this is a market that you have to be buying.’
Hermes launches multi strategy credit fund for A-rated Lundie
The firm said the fund would target an annualised return of 7% by combining high conviction long-only investments with a range of defensive market neutral trades.
Navigating EMD managers: what separates the best from the rest?
Data from Citywire Discovery reveals two hard currency star performers in the emerging market debt universe.
Kames’ Milburn blasts firms over wave of ‘insulting’ bond issuances
The fixed income veteran says some European firms are ‘abusing’ bond markets by using questionable debt structures.
Bond star Dickie Hodges' assistant quits L&G
Ben Bugg, who was a fund manager's assistant, is departing for Lloyds.