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Do fund managers suffer the Moyes effect?

by Daniel Grote on Apr 23, 2014 at 15:24

Following in the footsteps of a great manager can be a tough task, as David Moyes' experience at Manchester United shows.

Performance review: UBS Wealth duo bet on a weaker euro

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 23, 2014 at 14:11

UBS Wealth duo on backing European equities, a key beneficiary of a weaker euro

Lombard Odier’s Corrigan: back BBB/BB bonds

by Robert St George on Apr 23, 2014 at 10:20

Kevin Corrigan, head of credit management in Lombard Odier’s fixed income and currencies group, argues that the BBB/BB space is the most attractive in the bond world.

L&G fixed income star Dickie Hodges quits

by Eleanor Lawrie on Apr 22, 2014 at 13:51

Hodges, who ran the flagship Dynamic Bond Trust, had been at L&G since the acquisition of Gartmore in 2007.

Franklin Templeton multi-asset CIO exits after 18 years

by Robert St George on Apr 22, 2014 at 11:39

Brent Smith, chief investment officer in the multi-asset strategies group at Franklin Templeton, has left the firm after 18 years.

MRB: fortune is still rewarding the brave on equity

by Peter Perkins on Apr 18, 2014 at 00:01

Investors need to keep a close eye on China, but avoid overestimating the probability of an adverse outcome

Citywire Scotland: the Turnberry countdown begins

on Apr 16, 2014 at 15:39

We can confirm a star-studded line up for our annual event in Turnberry running on 19-20 June. 

Henderson hires ex-Thames River partner as EM debt head

by Chris Sloley on Apr 16, 2014 at 13:10

Mark Drew joins forces with Citywire A-rated Stephen Thariyan at Henderson.

Franklin drops Templeton name from fund range

by Robert St George on Apr 16, 2014 at 13:00

Sir John Templeton’s name has been stripped from 15 funds managed by Franklin Templeton.

Chatfeild-Roberts buys property for first time in more than 10 years

by Dylan Lobo on Apr 15, 2014 at 15:10

The search for income has drawn Jupiter chief investment officer John Chatfeild-Roberts to the asset class after a lengthy absence.

Consumer price inflation continues to slide

by David Campbell on Apr 15, 2014 at 09:42

Consumer price inflation (CPI) continued its nine month slide in March falling from 1.7% to 1.6% over the month

Performance review: SGPB Hambros’ Haynes recycles US profit into Europe

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 15, 2014 at 09:41

SocGen's Peter Haynes on taking profits on US positions and moving into Europe.

Stewart Cowley: the extraction of wisdom

by Stewart Cowley on Apr 14, 2014 at 14:30

As Old Mutual's bond guru recovers from a wisdom tooth operation, he anticipates a whole new taste sensation from markets after Mario Draghi finally 'gets it'.  

Who won & lost in a dramatic year for UK All Companies funds

by Robert St George on Apr 11, 2014 at 14:35

Citywire Discovery reveals the winners and losers after a year of big change in the UK All Companies sector, which saw one of its stars, Richard Buxton, change jobs.

Jupiter assets swell by £0.5 billion in Q1

by Robert St George on Apr 11, 2014 at 09:36

More than half a billion pounds flowed into Jupiter Fund Management during the first three months of the year.

Tidjane Thiam: I was wrong about the ‘magician’ Woolnough

by Dylan Lobo on Apr 11, 2014 at 07:35

The Prudential chief made a guest appearance at M&G's annual investment conference in France and admitted he underestimated just how popular this asset management arm would be on the continent.

Kames' $50bn bond boss: my yield curve taper trades

by David Campbell on Apr 10, 2014 at 13:52

Kames head of fixed income David Roberts has upped conviction in the core trade he believes will benefit as the US Federal Reserve tightens rates

Performance review: why Arbuthnot's Osman is still overweight Japan

by Elsa Buchanan on Apr 08, 2014 at 15:23

Eren Osman, senior investment manager at private bank Arbuthnot Latham, is keeping faith in Japan’s ‘Abenomics’ reform policies.

Old Mutual plans to back Woodford boutique with WealthSelect funds

by David Campbell on Apr 08, 2014 at 08:48

Old Mutual hopes to award Neil Woodford with a chunk of its WealthSelect portfolio

Richard Woolnough's £17.5m deal outstrips Pru chief's

by Dylan Lobo on Apr 03, 2014 at 14:54

The M&G bond fund manager was the mystery recipient of a £17.5 million pay reward, according to Sky News.

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