Funds & Fund Managers
Pearson leaps and Merlin dives as FTSE slips
Education group Pearson thrills investors with positive update after tough two years but Merlin Entertainments plunges as security fears deter visitors.
Woodford ups stake in Provident Financial
Star fund manager Neil Woodford doubled down on Provident Financial last night as the company starts to rally.
Investors treating Gars unfairly, says Rob Burdett
The underperforming £23 billion Standard Life Investments Global Absolute Returns Strategy (Gars) fund is being ‘penalised’ by investors who do not understand it, says fund picker Rob Burdett.
Janus Henderson makes changes to funds as part of integration
The firm said funds will be renamed to align with integration and investment objectives amended to reflect philosophy.
CIO Tapes - part 3: 'passive funds are anti-capitalist'
Citywire recently gathered three of the UK's leading fund investment heads to discuss their hopes, fears and the issues that their jobs throw at them daily.
GAM veteran Andrew Green to retire from funds
One of the UK's longest serving fund managers will take a back seat from the start of next year.