Report

Discretionary programmes growing 50 per cent faster than non-discretionary, says Cerulli

Discretionary managed account programmes are growing 50 per cent faster than non-discretionary programmes, according to Cerulli Associates. »


Running

Arbuthnot trio tackle London Triathlon for charity

Staff from private bank Arbuthnot Latham are hoping to raise GBP20,000 for children’s literacy charity Beanstalk by competing in this year’s London Triathlon. »


EU flag

Pictet Asset Management launches European equity market neutral fund

Pictet Asset Management (Pictet AM) has expanded its Total Return fund range with the launch of PTR-Agora, an equity market neutral fund with a long/short investment approach. »


Accounts

Schroders H1 results ‘satisfactory’

Against a background of quieter markets and some slowdown in investor demand following the strong performance of 2013, Schroders produced what the company regards as satisfactory results in H1 2014. »


Joined hands

Aequitas Capital launches RIA membership network

Alternative asset management company Aequitas Capital has launched Aequitas Capital Partners (ACP) to support growth-oriented registered investment advisers (RIAs) with intellectual, financial and human capital to fuel succession planning and firm mergers or acquisitions. »


Mutual funds

Stewart Capital Mid Cap Fund added to Charles Schwab's Mutual Fund OneSource Select List

The Stewart Capital Mid Cap Fund (SCMFX) has been added Charles Schwab's Mutual Fund OneSource Select List for the third quarter of 2014. »


Three fingers

American Century Investments launches three fixed income funds

American Century Investments has launched three new portfolios: American Century Emerging Markets Debt, American Century Strategic Income and American Century Short Duration Strategic Income. »


Union Jack Pound

Heartwood surpasses GBP2billion AuM

Heartwood Investment Management has seen a record increase in net new funds generated over the past six months and has surpassed the GBP2 billion assets under management and administration milestone. »


ASEAN region

Barings sees new ASEAN investment opportunities

Political and structural reforms in Indonesia and the Philippines are creating new investment opportunities in the ASEAN region, according to Baring Asset Management, the international investment firm. »


Handshake

Moore Stephens appoints legal advisor

Moore Stephens Jersey has appointed Leanne Tunney as an in-house legal advisor. »


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