Susanne Willumsen of Lazard Asset Management explains why lower volatility equities do not equal lower returns. In fact, quite the opposite can be true.
Today there is much attention in the UK and elsewhere on events in the media sector, but more specifically on alleged phone hacking crimes committed by people at News International, the UK arm of US media company News Corp.
Lazard Asset Management is readying its multi-asset emerging markets strategy in Ucits format. Portfolio manager Jai Jacob explains the plans, and reveals the most probing question he ever faced from investors.
RCM’s Jankowska (pictured) appointed UKSIF committee chair, BVI enters Brussels with Kohl at its helm, Bank Sarasin opens in Lucerne, Standard Life adds to Paris real estate investment arm, Stonehage snaps up du Pasquier for Swiss board, Mackin to promote...
Germany’s Sauren has launched its first balanced growth-economies fund of funds, providing an alternative to the growing number of multi-asset developing markets products run by just one manager.
Multi-asset funds are absorbing large inflows from German investors, but fund of funds rivals say the model is not without its pitfalls.
Alliance Bernstein has launched a multi-asset class fund focused on emerging markets, as investors seek to diversify growth market exposure away from primarily equities.
LVAM has had its Europe ex-UK fund removed from the OBSR Fund Ratings Service, following the departures of co-managers Mark Page and Laurent Millet.