Funds & Fund Managers
7IM to rename and drop charges on fund
The 7IM is set to rename its 7IM Unconstrained fund to the 7IM Real Return fund and drop its charges.
Loser tech stocks and how to spot them
The technology market is a crowded one with the number of high profile successes dwarfed by the failures.
AA-rated Flood on gov't bonds: 'the maths doesn't add up'
He also addresses why his Newton Multi-Asset Income fund has such a high cash weighting and why he sees renewables as such a good opportunity.
Why Henderson Alternative thinks biotech is still cheap
Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust manger Ian Barrass talks about restructuring an underperforming portfolio
Ruffer: we do not regret missing easy gains
The £3.2 billion Ruffer Total Return fund has had a benign first half after a strong 2016 but its management team are not fretting.
Profile: Rathbones' fund boss on spotting emerging talent
A great fund manager is really easy to spot, says Mike Webb, chief executive of Rathbones Unit Trust Management
BlackRock European equity manager Vincent Devlin to step down
Devlin will relinquish all management roles within BlackRock's European equity team and will be replaced by Stefan Gries.
Investec AM's Brazier warns of second EU referendum
Investec Asset Management trio Mundy, Stopford and Brazier discuss portfolio positioning following the election.
Coombs: 'blunt tool' passive beta no use for risks ahead
David Coombs has come out firmly against passive investment calling it a ‘blunt tool’ and ‘riskier than active.’
Newton lines up new launches after ‘challenging year’
Despite a ‘challenging year’ in which it experienced £1.2 billion of net outflows, Newton Investment Management is gearing up for ‘new product and services’ launches in 2017.