US - Barings was awarded more than 18 new active international equity mandate wins in December, worth over $150m.
Barings said its international and global equity mandates combined bottom-up and top-down views using a method that targeted multiple sources of alpha, looking at the historical influence that company, sector and country specific factors had on the movement of each individual stock.
The PPF 7800 deficit was slashed in half last month as gilt yields rose. Victoria Ticha asks if this is the start of a longer trend
Frank Field is to warn Sir Philip Green not to sell his Arcadia business without ensuring defined benefit (DB) pensions are adequately protected, PP can confirm.
Some 79% of people would like to see stricter rules and checks to ensure pension pots are secure, according to a survey by the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA).
An analysis of IGC annual reports finds some lacking in information on value for money, costs and charges, and investment performance. James Phillips explores the findings