Managers retain faith in EMs despite selector pessimism
Some fund managers maintain robust optimism about emerging markets over the long term despite slump in selector buying intentions
Selectors retain faith in absolute return despite losses
Appetite for absolute return strategies still high despite underperformance but Gam fiasco may test investors’ patience
Which countries have the most pessimistic fund selectors?
We look at outlook of European fund selectors. Which countries have the bleakest outlook and which assets are they shunning?
‘What are the fundamental needs of the end investor?’
Christian Pellis, global head of third-party distributors at Amundi, discusses the changing relationship between fund buyers and managers, and the idea that just ‘selling funds’ may not have much of a future.