According to the latest BofAML's Fund Manager Survey, interest in bonds hasn’t been this great since the 2008 crisis.
Sanlam’s mid-year Income Study revealed that despite UK equities falling out of favour since the Brexit referendum, London stock valuations could still be attractive when compared to other international markets.
Charles Icahn's stake in Cloudera will be limited to 20% after an agreement was reached with the company.
Spectrum introduced a new pan-European multilateral trading facility (MTF), a marketplace for brokers and retail investors to trade in listed derivatives, allowing investors round-the-clock access to financial markets.
The main barriers to ESG integration are a limited understanding of ESG issues and a lack of comparable data, according to the latest research by the CFA Institute and Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
The entire German yield curve was in negative territory on 2 August, with the 30-year yield moving below zero for the first time in its history, in mid-afternoon.
The US Federal Reserve cut interest rates by 25bps to a range of 2% to 2.25% for the first time since 2008, hinting that more cuts could take place around September this year. Asset managers assess that while this rate cut met expectations, the Fed’s decision focusses on tackling the US inflation, bringing it closer to its 2% target.
After Vigeo Eiris, Moody's is expanding in ESG with the acquisition of the California agency specialising in climate risks.