The French insurer AXA is considering to sell its asset management arm, a report has suggested.
ANALYSIS: Brexit one year on
It has now been a year since the UK electorate made, as a British fund manager put it recently, “a huge strategic error of the like the country hasn’t experienced in maybe a century” by voting for Brexit.
Institutional investors manage risk with alternatives and smart beta
Institutional investors are changing their attitudes to managing risk in their portfolios, according to a survey from Natixis Global Asset Management. Risk budgeting has become commonplace, and allocations to alternatives and smart beta are being beefed up.
Gold as a Trump hedge – is that a good idea?
As the Trump rally is showing signs of faltering, would it make sense to hedge your bets and go for gold?
Multi-strategy funds – not the best alternative
Multi-strategy funds have a far higher correlation to global equities than long/short equity funds, and especially market-neutral funds, according to research conducted by Natixis Global Asset Management.
cerulli forecasts smart beta surge
European exchange traded fund providers are bullish on the demand outlook for “smart beta”, and are likely to increase the pace of product launches in this area, according to Cerulli Associates