Funds & Fund Managers
Aviva: Mark Barnett not yet proved himself as heir to Woodford
The life company is concerned that Mark Barnett does not have the same calibre of team that Neil Woodford had.
Size matters: are the income titans index huggers?
With billions of pounds under management, the biggest funds can present challenges to managers. One concern is the effect on their performance when they get too big.
James Henderson buys Tesco after profit warning
Henderson Income ace James Henderson has snapped up Tesco shares, saying the supermarket's recovery may not take as long as people think.
The fund groups offering bumper yields
The UK’s listed fund groups are returning their cash piles to shareholders - a trend that has not gone unnoticed by savvy income-seekers.
Neptune's Geffen fires corporate adviser & vows to stay independent
Neptune chief executive has vowed to keep the business independent and has sacked the firm’s corporate adviser to reflect this commitment.
Invesco's Barnett warns on lure of yield traps
However, Barnett 'heartened' by dividend pay out ratio of FTSE All-Share Index.
Lees to be taken off 'disappointing' F&C UK Alpha fund
Manager being replaced by Citywire + rated Michael Ulrich and Tom Wilson.
Why Woodford and Co are backing uni spin-outs
A growing number of fund managers are tapping into the talent at the UK’s leading universities by investing in early-stage companies spun out of these academic institutions.
Are listed wealth firms now a buy?
Following the sector's recent derating and share price weakness, fund managers and analysts argue the worst is over.
The Wright Stuff: the AAA-rated Fidelity star's five winners
Fidelity's Alex Wright picks out five winners that stand against the consensus view.