PICTET Asset Management has launched a diversified absolute return fund - targeting returns for pension funds of 4pc over European interest rates.
The PF-Absolute Return Global Diversified fund invests in Pictet’s own funds and aims to invest in a “highly diversified” set of asset classes. The fund is managed by Gianluca Oderda and Philippe Pol...
GAM Investments has begun the liquidation process of a number of its absolute return bond funds following the suspension of one of its lead fund managers.
Pension schemes are being urged to brace themselves for more volatility in the fixed income markets next year and to expect smaller returns from government bonds.
Consultants "love" diversified growth funds (DGFs) because they are complicated and difficult to compare, Spence Johnson director Nils Johnson says.
Macro Currency Group's Ashley Shaw discusses absolute returns.
Institutional investor concern over hedge fund transparency is driving up risk management standards, leading the industry to become more "institutionalised", an SEI report finds.