Funds & Fund Managers
Cover star investing: 'We need to educate clients about passive and active'
Having left a network last year, Essendon Financial Planning now offers clients a wider range of investments
Multi-asset: Weighing up absolute return funds
Their low correlation with other asset classes makes absolute return funds attractive to managers, but the additional fees and complexity involved can prove off-putting for some investors.
Wingar: ‘You should be concerned with providers who don’t charge enough'
Future Asset Management’s Graham Wingar gets active in the air and in his investment approach.
Are high-yield bonds junk?
Multi-asset managers are divided on the merits of sub-investment grade credit.
MPS lowdown: Hawksmoor’s Conway doubles down on defence
The manager of the Balanced Model Portfolio weighs in on the value of property, performance and panning for gold.
Jupiter to launch UK-based abs return fund for Chatfeild-Roberts
Jupiter Asset Management is gearing up to launch a UK version of its absolute return fund of funds.
MPS lowdown: Why Close Brothers is giving Gars a chance
The co-head of Close Brothers’ managed portfolios says he favours fund managers with a vested interest in their organisation’s success, while looking to growth in the tech sector.
The downside risks multi-asset managers are looking out for
Managers outline the negative scenarios they have identified in current markets and explain their strategies for coping with them.
Aviva scraps plan to cancel preference shares after backlash
Aviva has abandoned its plan to cancel high yield preference shares amid investor anger.
Pound's surge knocks FTSE on Brexit transition deal
Pound makes strong gains after UK and EU agree Brexit transition deal, hurting overseas earners on the FTSE 100.