Edward Glyn, Calastone

Rising global risks cause investor flight to safety, but UK equity funds buck the trend

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 10:37

A bad month for share prices made relatively little impact on investors in May, according to the latest Fund Flow Index (FFI) from global funds transaction network Calastone, but mainly because buyers have been on strike now for months.  »

Bernard Delbecque, EFAMA

EFAMA reports strong rebound in UCITS and AIF net assets sales in Q1

Wed, 05/06/2019 - 10:39

The European Fund and Asset Management Association’s (EFAMA) Quarterly Statistical Release for the first quarter of 2019 reports a strong increase in net assets of UCITS and AIFs, driven by the rebound of financial markets. »

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Stonehage Fleming’s flagship fund passes USD1bn mark

Mon, 20/05/2019 - 10:22

Assets under Management (AUM) for the Stonehage Fleming Global Best Ideas Equity Fund have passed the USD1 billion mark. »

CAIS reports record YTD growth

Wed, 08/05/2019 - 10:58

CAIS, a financial technology platform connecting financial advisors with alternative investments, has reported an increase in adviser adoption rates and total transactions of over 100 per cent year to date, with fund volume increasing by over 200 per cent.  »

Caroline Connellan, Brooks Macdonald

Brooks Macdonald reports 7.9 per cent increase in discretionary FUM in Q1

Fri, 26/04/2019 - 08:56

Brooks Macdonald Group’s Discretionary Funds under Management (FUM) for the third quarter ended 31 March 2019 totalled GBP12.8 billion, an increase of 7.9 per cent over the quarter (31 December 2018: GBP11.9 billion).   »

Frenkel Topping Group reports strong growth in investment portfolio

Tue, 16/04/2019 - 11:05

Frenkel Topping Group has reported strong growth in its socially responsible investment portfolio, testament to the millennial appetite for socially responsible investing (SRI) and bucking the current global trend towards economic downturn. »

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Nomura US High Yield Bond Fund marks 10th anniversary

Wed, 10/04/2019 - 10:49

Nomura Asset Management has marked the tenth anniversary of the Nomura US High Yield Bond Fund, which has returned 201.3 per cent since launch, outperforming its benchmark, the BofAML US High Yield Constrained Index, by 11.8 per cent.  »

Shearwater Aero Capital sees strong growth in 2018

Tue, 09/04/2019 - 13:40

Shearwater Aero Capital, a global corporate aviation finance specialist, enjoyed strong growth in 2018, with the year representing around 60 per cent of its business to date since its launch in 2014. »

Nigel le Quesne, Jersey Finance

JTC reports positive growth in annual results

Fri, 05/04/2019 - 10:32

JTC has reported positive growth in 2018 and a particularly strong improvement in its profit margin in its first set of full year results as a public company. »


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