Schroder Portfolios is a range six new risk-aligned funds that are a combination of asset allocation, active and passive investments, aimed at leveraging MiFID 2 guidelines.
The European fund distribution sector, which used to be dominated by Swiss players, is now focused around two platforms, worrying fund managers.
Total new savings in funds amounted to SEK 11.9bn (€1.15bn), with net deposits made mainly to long-term fixed income funds and equity funds.
Finland domiciled funds received inflows of €536m in June 2020, according to latest data by Finance Finland (Finanssiala).
Investors preferred to cash in profits following the stock market rally, according to Calastone’s latest Fund Flow Index.
The investment firm has raised €200m and is aiming for more than €1bn in investments.
According to Efama’s estimations, cross-border funds accounted for around half of net fund sales in Europe in 2018 and 2019.
The asset management arm of CA Indosuez Wealth signed a partnership with Fund Channel, which becomes the global distributor of its range of public and alternative funds.
London Stock Exchange Group will launch the Turquoise Plato’s Trade At Last on 13 July, allowing participants to execute trades anonymously after the markets have closed, matching the primary market closing price.