Pictet AM expands $9.5bn total return range with market neutral fund
04 August 2020, 09:17
Swiss group has opened a tenth total return strategy to external investors as it seeks to broaden alternative offering.
BlackRock SEA head Deborah Ho talks all things E.S.G
03 August 2020, 00:40
In an exclusive interview with Citywire Asia, Deborah Ho, head of Southeast Asia, shares with us the changes BlackRock has made to make sustainability its standard for investing.
Martin Currie CEO handed top EMEA role as Franklin-Legg deal nears close
28 July 2020, 09:00
Several senior positions are confirmed ahead of the formal creation of the $1.4tn asset management company.
Fed holds interest rates: four banking and asset experts weigh in
03 August 2020, 00:36
The US Federal Reserve announced its decision to maintain the federal funds rate between 0% and 0.25%.
StanChart launches bank-client developed solution for wealth lending
04 August 2020, 07:23
The new digital simulators have been designed to help clients visualise how market movements and FX volatility can influence portfolios, returns and associated risks.
Around The World in 80 Days: why this Russian selector is not afraid of EMs
03 August 2020, 03:40
VIDEO: The CIO of LEON multi-family office, Michael Borisov, gives an insight into how he manages assets for his predominantly Russian client base.
Charts of the month: four indicators of what shaped markets in July
31 July 2020, 11:20
How did Covid impact consumers? Did global bonds do better than expected? Dr. Nisha Long wades through the data for some interesting takes on the past month in markets.
Standard Chartered private banking profits slide 44%
30 July 2020, 07:27
The private bank reported $56m in underlying profit before tax in 2020's first half, from $100m a year earlier.
Franklin and Legg plot job cuts, suffer outflows ahead of merger
28 July 2020, 17:53
In the two firms' last independent earnings reports ahead of their merger on July 31, both Franklin Templeton and Legg Mason reported outflows.
Demand out of China suggests gold could easily break $2,000
28 July 2020, 07:48
According to the World Gold Council, China’s gold demand stabilised in June, with gold prices rising for the fourth consecutive month.