CIO Tapes 2: two warnings and a lot of optimism
Our group of leading asset management CIOs see a lot of opportunities – and overseas investors are buying UK too.
Fixed income tops IA retail sales for fifth month
The fixed income sector has topped the Investment Association’s (IA) retails sales chart for the fifth consecutive month.
BlackRock launches EM short duration bond fund
BlackRock has continued its spree of fund launches with the addition of an emerging markets short duration bond fund.
Overnight Markets: Wall Street falls amid broad-based weakness
The S&P 500 fell for a third straight session, trimming the index's rally this year to 17%.
Calastone to migrate mutual funds onto blockchain
The mutual funds market remains a sector challenged by operational inefficiencies, it says.
Sector focus: The man machine
Robot technology is becoming part of everyday life, from driverless cars to robotic surgery. But rapid breakthroughs have led to rapid share price growth, so can there be more upside?
US equities: Why sky-high metrics are not the whole story
Despite a toppy S&P 500 and punchy price-to-earnings multiples, US economic indicators do not point to a market downturn
Wealth boutique sets sights on three acquisitions
Progeny Group is on the hunt for acquisitions and hopes to make its first purchase in the New Year.
BlackRock launches macro opportunities fund
BlackRock has launched an absolute return global macro opportunities fund.
UK agrees €100 billion Brexit bill
Britain is reported to have agreed total liabilities related to its departure from the European Union of up to €100 billion