Funds & Fund Managers
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.
Stephen Lansdown: ‘Come back? I’m not sure I’ve ever been away’
‘Come back? I’m not sure I’ve ever been away to be honest,’ says Stephen Lansdown on his return to the limelight as the non-executive chairman of Ravenscroft.
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.
CIO Tapes - part 2: tech won't produce alpha
The second video in our exclusive series tackles Big Data, deep dives and algorithmic innovations.
Jupiter Merlin sells £300m Woodford stake
The sale marks the end of the 20-year relationship between Merlin head John Chatfeild-Roberts and Neil Woodford and comes after a torrid run for the fund manager.
CIO Tapes: do investors have it as good as it gets?
Citywire gathered three of the UK's leading fund investment heads to discuss what they fear and what makes them cheer about the year ahead
Fidelity's Clark cuts stake in embattled Provident
Income manager Michael Clark says scrapping of dividend forced him to cut position, as his funds endure patch of poor performance.
7IM launches multi-asset passive fund range
The Ucits funds will invest in a wide range of asset classes and will have an OCF of 29bps.
Fulcrum adds Aviva's Aims strategist to investment team
Aviva Investors' multi-asset strategist Marc Semaan has joined Fulcrum Asset Management in a similar role.
LGIM name new lead manager of real income fund
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has added to its active equity team with the appointment of Nigel Masding as lead manager of its Real Income Builder fund.