In a signal that ‘investors are seeking additional investable opportunities’
Both will now be available in 25 European and Asian fund markets
Local government funding agencies have dominated regional public sector issuance
Insight Investment unveils in-house sovereign ratings but data needs tweaking on environmental and social factors
Frontier equities have posted mediocre returns and selectors are reducing their allocations – but a few retain faith
Nordic region set to receive a boost in investments after private equity group’s latest flagship fund raises 23% more than its target.
Japanese equity funds have lost their appeal to Nordic fund selectors because of concerns about the depreciating yen.
US dollar denominated money market funds topped the charts in terms of inflows for January this year, while UK sterling funds saw the biggest outflows from this sector, according to the latest Thomson Reuters Lipper data.
In this video, Schroders’ Jonathan Hayward explains the benefits to investors of insurance-linked securities, also known as catastrophe bonds.
VARP is the latest hot EM acronym. GAM’s Tim Love explains why the combination of Vietnam, Argentina, Romania and Pakistan is such a compelling investment case right now.