Funds & Fund Managers
First State reopens China growth fund after four years
Citywire A-rated Martin Lau’s Greater China Growth Fund reopens following a four-year soft-closure.
The three Japan managers that need to be on your radar
In a market famed for many a false dawn, we reveal the best managers based on risk adjusted performance and the ability to control drawdowns.
The forgotten economies of Asia
Despite the effects of slowing Chinese growth fund managers are pointing to attractive opportunities in the continent.
Which three EM funds pulled in most money in 2015?
Following a volatile 12 months, Citywire Investment Research uncovers the three main funds which investors were piling into.
Woodford, Gait and Lyon among HL multi-manager fund’s first buys
CF Woodford Equity Income, Stewart Investors Asia Pacific Leaders and Troy Trojan are just some of the big-name funds featuring in Hargreaves Lansdown’s new multi-manager portfolio.
Sanlam study: Unicorn leads as Schroder Income Maximiser blacklisted
The Unicorn UK Income fund is top of Sanlam's latest study, while Schroder Income Maximiser slips into the Black List.
Bankers notches up 49 years of divi hikes after 'special' year
Global investment trust keeps pace with 'dividend heroes' thanks in part to special payouts from UK companies.
Schroders Global Property Income Maximiser plans to slash yield target
The firm has written to investors outlining its plans to abandon its covered calls strategy on its Global Property Income Maximiser fund, resulting in a fall in the yield target.
Excited but cool: Jason Pidcock gets set for Jupiter challenge
In his first interview since his move from Newton, the Asian income manager unveils his plans for the new fund.
BlackRock intensifies multi-asset focus in major structural overhaul
Plans include merging the support network behind BlackRock’s active equity funds range into one cohesive unit and increasing the firm’s global fixed income presence.