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A look at the mechanics of fixed income funds

A look at the mechanics of fixed income funds

Capital Group's fixed income portfolio managers as well as analysts make investment decisions for the portfolio under the watch of the principal investment officer, according to Jeremy Cunningham, investment director.

Published : 25, Sep 2017
Report: India partnerships the path to AUM

Report: India partnerships the path to AUM

Eight of the top 10 largest fund managers in India are joint venture firms, according to a report from Boston-based research firm Cerulli Associates.

Published : 25, Sep 2017
Is widely-held Samsung a risk for EM funds?

Is widely-held Samsung a risk for EM funds?

About 61% of all emerging market funds are holding positions in Samsung, according to an Evestment report. Any company misstep could have a widespread impact.

Published : 25, Sep 2017
HEAD-TO-HEAD: Manulife vs Templeton

HEAD-TO-HEAD: Manulife vs Templeton

FSA compares two Asia small cap equity funds: the Manulife GF Asian Small Cap Equity Fund and the Templeton Asian Smaller Companies Fund.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
In case you missed it...

In case you missed it...

StanChart PB poaches from Bank of Singapore for Greater China role; DNCA Investments extends bond portfolio management capabilities; Bank of China named as China's "most trustworthy bank"; Man Group commits to ESG investment practices; State Street launches benchmarking tool for firms; the Monetary Authority of Singapore establishes a cyber security advisory panel; and more...

Published : 22, Sep 2017
The FSA Spy market buzz - 22 September 2017

The FSA Spy market buzz - 22 September 2017

Pinebridge hires; Point72 adds; Merger speculation; ETF warnings; Vontobel gets a new look; hunting new bond funds; Aberdeen thinks about tech; Spy’s roving photographers strike again and much more.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
Tech and financials dominate EM strategies

Tech and financials dominate EM strategies

Technology and financial companies represent eight of the top 10 holdings for most emerging market equity fund managers, according to an Evestment report.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
Content Clever 2017 - Singapore & Hong Kong

Content Clever 2017 - Singapore & Hong Kong

We present photo highlights of Last Word's Content Clever breakfast meetings, which were held on September 19 and 20 in Hong Kong and Singapore, respectively.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
How Jupiter weighs short-selling risks and costs

How Jupiter weighs short-selling risks and costs...

The manager of the Jupiter Global Absolute Return fund, a long-short strategy, explains why the fund tends to make money when markets weaken.

Published : 22, Sep 2017
Which China funds had the largest net flows?

Which China funds had the largest net flows?

Aberdeen, Eastspring and Janus-Henderson were the most successful in attracting new assets to Greater China equity funds so far in 2017, according to fund flow data from Morningstar.

Published : 21, Sep 2017

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