He will retain his role as head of the Middle East Market for its private banking arm
Bank makes a sensational series of claims about ESG funds after conducting its own research
As the bank outlines its net zero ambition
Does Chinese onshore debt represent a better alternative than scores of other EMD options and what are the risks?
Process will run over next 20 months in 5% increments and is expected to eventually include 386 Chinese securities
The inclusion of Chinese bonds in the Bloomberg Barclays Aggregate Index is an incremental step in China opening up its economy that has been welcomed by investors, but their introduction to popular emerging market indices could be more disruptive.
Not the excessive fees they charge, but the rapid AuM-growth of hedge funds after the financial crisis is to blame for their disappointing performance. Unfavourable macro conditions also play their part.
The spike in net inflows coincides with renewed appetite among fund selectors for the asset class.The share of fund buyers telling us they will increase allocation to high yield bonds in the next 12 months almost doubled from 12% in December to 23% in late March. There seem to be several reasons for the uptick in interest. […]
Two surveys show a buoyant market for hedge funds, with industry assets at a five-year high
Commodities have had a tough time in the past two years. However, in tandem with a recovery in other global markets, natural resources funds could be due a revival. By Esther Armstrong