Tony Stenning said the BlackRock Consensus Funds, a collection of five funds, offered simple, cost-effective and diversified core asset allocation portfolios, with independent risk ratings on each fund to help advisers tailor them to their clients’
About 34 banks operate in Monaco, a significant number by any measure for a country of 38,000 people – however, consolidation may be on the horizon.
In a report produced as part of the Newedge research chair on Advanced Modelling for Alternative Investments, Edhec-Risk Institute has evaluated the performance of hedge funds through a non-linear risk adjustment of returns.
RBC Dexia has announced its investor services arm has been chosen by Zurich-based Swiss & Global Asset Management, which manages over 100 funds for private bank Julius Baer, to provide custody and fund administration for four recently launched exchang
In its response to the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ahead of the SEC’s implementation of the JOBS (Jumpstart Our Business Startups) Act, AIMA said it supported the legislation’s purpose of improving access to capital and enhanci
Founded in 1998, Horizon focuses on advising on asset management in the French real estate market and comprises a €250 million Luxembourg closed-ended real estate fund and a number of asset management contracts to manage 25 properties.
A Chinese billionaire whose bid to buy Icelandic land was blocked by the local government last year, said he’s secured a deal to lease the property instead, helping him revive his resort project.
While many investment banks have moved to the Canary Wharf district in recent years, attracted by large trading floors and cheaper rents, insurers have been the only bright spot in an otherwise moribund lettings market in London's traditional financi
It is a Europe-wide trend but one that matters in France, where big investors such as insurers and retirement funds - holding 2 trillion euros assets - are more risk-averse and put less into hedge funds than peers abroad.
The Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Index Total Return was up by 5.49% in June. Overall, 14 out of 20 index constituents increased in value. Agriculture was the best performing sector, up 13.87% for the month. Concerns over crop stress and yield loss due to the h