Fidelity expands commission-free ETF platform to more than 500 funds

Wed, 13/02/2019 - 08:35

Fidelity Investments has expanded its commission-free exchange traded fund (ETF) platform for individual investors and advisors to include more than 500 funds.   »

Kuber Ventures adds three new funds to its tax-efficient investment platform

Tue, 12/02/2019 - 10:02

Kuber Ventures, an alternative investment platform specialising in EIS and SEIS, has added three new funds available to individual investors and advisers building diversified tax efficient portfolios on behalf of their clients. »

Global ETF launches for week beginning 04.02.19

Sun, 10/02/2019 - 11:42

Notable launches this week saw Danish investors given access to a domestic ETF investment opportunity with the launch of the the Xact OMXC25 ETF, the first exchange traded fund on Nasdaq Copenhagen. Elsewhere, AdvisorShares and ARK Investment Management launched tech-focused funds, while DWS debuted two thematic Xtrackers ETFs and Pimco launched a Global Short Maturity fund for Canadian investors… »

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Boutique investment firm Assured Capital Partners re-opens most successful fund

Thu, 07/02/2019 - 18:52

Boutique Investment Firm Assured Capital Partners has re-opened its most successful fund to date to a limited number of new investors in an expanded offering. Only accredited investors may participate. »

Bryon Lake, JP Morgan Asset Management

JPMAM’s late arrival to the ETF ball brings success

Thu, 07/02/2019 - 10:33

JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) was a latecomer to the ETF scene, with the USD 1.7 trillion (as of September 30, 2018) firm’s reluctance to enter the fray puzzling for many. JPMAM’s first ETFs came in 2014 in the US, while 2017 saw a push into Europe. »

Jerry Szilagyi, Catalyst Funds

Catalyst Funds launches Catalyst Enhanced Income Strategy Fund

Wed, 06/02/2019 - 09:38

Catalyst Funds, an alternative-focussed mutual fund company, has launched the Catalyst Enhanced Income Strategy Fund (EIXIX), which employs an income-focused strategy that invests in a variety of non-traditional income asset classes. »

Eoin Fahy, KBIGI

KBIGI launches fossil fuel-free versions of Global, Eurozone and Emerging Markets equity funds

Wed, 06/02/2019 - 09:16

KBI Global Investors (KBIGI) has extended its range of Responsible Investing strategies, with the launch of fossil fuel-free versions of its Global, Eurozone and Emerging Markets equity funds.  »

Thede Rust, Nordea

Nordea expands ESG bond range with Emerging ‘Stars’ strategy

Tue, 05/02/2019 - 09:09

Nordea Asset Management (NAM) has expanded its ESG fixed income offering with the launch of the Nordea 1 – Emerging Stars Bond Fund. »

Investors should be wary of leveraged loan ETFs as rainy days return, warns Kames Capital

Mon, 04/02/2019 - 20:12

Investors should be wary about the outlook for leveraged loan ETFs as financial conditions begin to tighten, with the risk of a spike in outflows within the asset class, says Kames Capital’s Mark Benbow. »

PortfolioMetrix launches seven new funds on Prescient platform

Mon, 04/02/2019 - 08:44

PortfolioMetrix Asset Management has selected Prescient Fund Services (Ireland) Limited as the UCITS Management Company and Fund Administrator for seven new funds. »


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