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The economy of 2013 is closer to mid-market prosecco than the premier cru of pre-2007 but is nonetheless full of bubbles – and will still come with a hangover, Ruffer has warned
Baring Asset Management has hired Citywire A-rated Duncan Goodwin to run its Global Resources fund, Wealth Manager can exclusively reveal.
The fund, to be managed by Mark Barker, will have a value tilt, which the group believes will differentiate from existing offerings in the market place.
The team have reduced their equity overweight to take refuge in cash
(Update) The Neil Woodford company sell-off continues as Wealth Manager learns Invesco Perpetual sold a sizeable stake in Capita on 5 December.
Ben Rogoff, manager of the £597 million Polar Capital Technology Trust, has expressed confidence in Apple as it turns from being a technology firm into a luxury brand.
Mark Lynam is probably not a name familiar to many retail fund buyers but the VT ICF Absolute Return fund he co-manages with Jeremy Suffield has delivered almost three times the sector average return over three years.
Bestinvest senior fund researcher Mark Lane has left to take up a post with Standard Life Investments.
The JP Morgan Indian Investment Trust has made a number of concessions to shareholders as an activist investor has built a large stake in the fund.
John Chatfeild-Roberts' multi-manager team will run a range of multi-asset funds for Emirates NBD Asset Management after the firm entered a strategic alliance with Jupiter Asset Management.
RBC Wealth Management has taken a brave move into emerging market debt on the back of what it views as attractive valuations following the taper sell-off earlier this year.
The credit specialist launches tactical strategy designed to counter changing economic cycles and rising rates.
Investec Asset Management has launched two specialist bond funds targeting local currency bond opportunities in Asia and the emerging markets.
M&G has appointed Claudia Calich as manager of the M&G Emerging Markets Bond fund, with Mike Riddell stepping back to focus on other products.
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