UK - Specialist emerging markets manager Fabien Pictet & Partners has launched a fixed income emerging markets hedge fund that will trade bonds on a long/short basis.
The global emerging markets fund is being targeted at institutional investors and funds of funds.
It is designed to deliver consistent performance through a portfolio that enhances returns and reduces volatility using a combination of local currency, corporate, sovereign
The top stories this week were the High Court's decision to block the £12bn annuity transfer from Prudential to Rothesay Life, and a separate court ruling that 'raises the bar' for pension rectification exercises.
Guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation has soared to the top of pension schemes' to-do lists, with 58% stating it is a priority project, research from Equiniti has revealed.
Professional Pensions is holding its defined contribution (DC) conference on 4 September.