The Scottish Investment Trust recently reported its results to 31 October 2018 with the regular dividend increased by 6 per cent to 21.2p as well as it being the 35th consecutive year of a regular dividend increase.
Scottish Widows has selected BlackRock to manage GBP30 billion of assets in index strategies, following the review by Scottish Widows and Lloyds Banking Group’s Wealth business of their asset management arrangements.
New research from the global association of regulated funds, the Investment Company Institute, compiled by Dr Rochelle L Antoniewicz, senior director, industry and financial analysis, reveals new insights into the worldwide ETF industry.
Speaking at the recent Inside ETFs conference in London, Fran Rodilosso, head of fixed income ETF Portfolio Management, VanEck, was part of a panel discussing fixed income and the challenges ahead, including rising rates, liquidity and more.
A new suite of China sector ETFs from Global X were among the most notable ETF launches this week, along with emerging markets-focused funds from JPMAM and BlackRock. Elsewhere, Ossiam debuted an ESG machine-learning ETF, while UniCredit launched a European green bond fund…