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Kames Capital has named Claire McGuckin as co-manager of its High Yield Global Bond fund alongside Phil Milburn.
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After partying hard for the last few weeks, investors woke up to a splitting Japanese hangover this morning, but asset allocators still see plenty of potential in the nation's stockmarket.
Tom Richards, head of private investment management (offshore) at Thomas Miller Investment (TMI), explains why he is overweight equities and reducing the duration of his fixed income exposure.
Nick Peters has been appointed lead manager of six multi-manager Sicavs as Rita Grewal and Richard Skelt take up new posts with Fidelity.
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In what is likely to be one of the most significant manager moves of the year, Richard Buxton’s exit from Schroders led a string of high profile departures across the City. But what's the secret to success when a star manager departs? We analysed thousands of switches to find out.
Citywire A-rated Somerville says Japan needs structural reforms to be successfully implemented before its sharp recovery becomes truly sustainable.
Improving economic data and strong fundamentals in resource efficency and environmental markets helped the firm deliver a £1.5 million profit in the last six months.
Kames Strategic Bond fund manager Phil Milburn has taken profits on his emerging market debt short, but is on a watching brief to put the trade back on.
Citywire A-rated Bryn Jones escaped last week’s bond sell-off having identified financial problems at Co-operative bank before its downgrade to 'junk'.
The best-performing global generalist fund over the past year in net asset value (NAV) terms has been Edinburgh Partners Global Opportunities
Hargreaves Lansdown's Lee Gardhouse has landed just shy of £1 million after selling 100,000 shares in the firm.
PIMCO bond star increases weightings across host of asset classes, including upping his already significant position in treasuries.
Investors Capital Trust outperformed in 2012 thanks mainly to its exposure to firms operating in the US market.
The team at Ruffer Investment Company struggle to make sense of the recent sell off in gold but has no intention of selling its exposure to the precious metal.
Warren Buffett has dismissed Bill Gross' 'new normal' theory, telling the audience at Berkshire Hathaway's annual general meeting it 'doesn't make any difference' to him what the veteran bond investor thinks.
M&G Investments' head of retail fixed fixed interest outlines five reasons why new Bank of England governor may find things a little trickier than he anticipated.
The focus may be on unsustainably low sovereign debt yields, but Invesco Perpetual’s co-head of fixed interest Paul Causer has warned that high yield is overvalued and investors in ‘cocos’ are at significant risk of losing capital.
Investec Emerging Markets LC Debt co-manager Werner Gey van Pittius says the monetary easing policy sparked by the Bank of Japan (BoJ) and the Cyprus debt crisis have made it hard to assess the relative value of emerging market (EM) currencies in the past few months.
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