Funds & Fund Managers
4 shares the pros are buying and selling
A roundup of trades by professional investors. This time we look at Next Fifteen Communications, Harvey Nash, Ebiquity and Bloomsbury Publishing.
M&G plans to replace Smith in American fund overhaul
M&G plans to overhaul the fund into an equity income strategy, subject to shareholder approval.
Obama’s overseas cash tax could drive multinational M&A
The proposal to tax the foreign earnings of US based companies has been met with criticism though most think it is unlikely.
Taxicab Tenner: Allianz Global Investors' AA-rated Simon Gergel
Our much anticpated new series is here! We hand a black cab driver a tenner and grill the manager of the 125-year Merchants trust until the meter runs out.
Ardevora wins £100m mandate from Commonwealth Bank
Ardevora Asset Management has won a A$200 million (£100 million) global equity mandate from Australia's Commonwealth Bank (CBA).
Odey 'devastating' warning: how fearful are others?
Crispin Odey warned that a 'devastating' bear market is looming so we looked at how other fund managers are protecting their portfolios.
Sanlam Income study: Cholwill takes top spot as Aberdeen languishes
AAA-rated Martin Cholwill's fund is in top spot in Sanlam Private Investments' bi-annual study as Aberdeen finds itself in the doldrums following its Swip buy.
Property fund sales topped pre-crash peak in 2014
Investors pumped a record £3.8 billion into property funds last year, taking sales 5% higher than their previous pre-crisis peak of 2006.
Patient Woodford launches investment trust for ‘compelling’ opportunity
Early-stage companies struggling to find capital to implement their ideas lie at the heart of the trust's philosophy.
Charteris launches fund to protect from bond reversal
Charteris has launched the FP Charteris Fixed Income fund to protect against and actively profit from a falling bond market.