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HSBC asset allocation head: fixed income rules!

by Robert St George on Jul 21, 2014 at 09:01

Fredrik Nerbrand, global head of asset allocation at HSBC, explains why he is backing safe-haven government bonds.

UK inflation rises to 1.9% in June

by Danielle Levy on Jul 15, 2014 at 09:44

UK inflation accelerated to 1.9% in June, exceeding the expectations of many economists.

The funds smaller than £75m Suarez - but with more bite

by Robert St George on Jul 14, 2014 at 15:08

Citywire reveals the funds run by AAA-rated managers that contain less than what Barcelona paid for Luis Suarez.

Gars in their eyes: the challengers coming after the SLI giant

by Eleanor Lawrie on Jul 10, 2014 at 07:15

The launch of Aviva’s Gars-like rival has been eagerly awaited since Euan Munro, the architect of Gars, joined the firm back in January

Red flags: what warning signs send you running from a fund?

by Robert St George on Jul 09, 2014 at 13:54

What are the danger signals that deter discretionary managers from buying in to a fund?

Beware: the impending ‘debt trap’ is upon us

by Danielle Levy on Jul 04, 2014 at 13:22

The debt trap scenario presents investors with two key questions. What do policy makers do now? Second, what does this mean from an asset allocation perspective?

Stewart Cowley: letter to Mark Carney

by Stewart Cowley on Jul 04, 2014 at 10:25

Old Mutual's bond guru has some advice for Carney one year after he took the helm at the Bank of England.

Schroders hard-closes Cat Bond & shuts US equity fund

by Robert St George on Jul 03, 2014 at 10:48

Schroders has acted to staunch flows into its catastrophe-bond fund less than a year after its launch.

Fixed income veteran retires from Invesco

by Robert St George on Jul 02, 2014 at 08:26

David Taylor has retired from Invesco after 18 years as a manager in the group’s fixed income team.

Performance review: How Coutts’ Higgins is preparing for 10% US correction

by Elsa Buchanan on Jul 01, 2014 at 14:28

Coutts’ CIO Alan Higgins said tightening by the US Federal Reserve next year could result in a 10% correction in US equities, which investors should view as a buying opportunity.

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