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Why Jupiter bet £8bn on an unheralded equity manager

Last week’s news that Alexander Darwall is to hand over almost 20% of Jupiter's assets to a little-known manager is a real headturner.

Revealed: Gars pain grows with £17.2 billion blow

We've crunched the data ahead of Aberdeen Standard's results tomorrow and it is not looking good for the multi-asset strategy.

The top performing fund managers of the last decade

Active managers with 10-year track records are a rare breed, and those who have outperformed over that period are even more difficult to find.

Can Woodford recover from his worst ever spell?

Citywire head of investment research Frank Talbot analyses Neil Woodford's 30-year career to answer the question: should you really be betting against him?

How did FCA decide on the 'closet tracker 64'?

The FCA draws line between active and passive, but has failed to tell us where that line is or who is at fault.

Revealed: 10 fund managers consistently beating the competition

We explore the Citywire database to highlight the 10 fund managers that consistently leave their rivals in the shade.  

Tale of the tape: how Aberdeen and SLI's managers compare

We use our database and unique manager and group ratings to reveal what the UK’s largest asset manager would look like.

Standard-Aberdeen: what Scottish giant would offer investors

Citywire's head of investment research, Frank Talbot, sizes up the £11 billion mega-merger.

JP Morgan's Stubbs believes US equities are in a sweet spot

David Stubbs, J.P. Morgan Asset Management’s Global Macro Strategist, sees reasons to be positive in light of Trump's election victory.

Kings of the world: the fund groups leading global equities

In this week's number crunch we take a look at the fund firms putting in the best performance in global equities.