ASIA - Asset managers have seen a trend of European pension funds splitting regional allocations to Asia, following poor performances in Japan.
Charles Beazley, president of Nikko Asset Management, told Global Pensions there were some clients who had questioned whether the firm they had hired was capable of doing both Asia ex-Japan and Japan....
Derivative-based overlay strategies have become more popular in the past year. Stephanie Baxter explores whether they will be widely adopted by pension funds
UK equities closed the year at an all-time high, putting the seal on a good year for the stock market, according to S&P Dow Jones.
Dylan Ball, portfolio manager at Templeton Global Equity, explains why value investing could be undergoing a recovery.
Eurozone and Japanese equities will outperform the US market next year as their central banks start to move in very different directions, according to NN Investment Partners.
The emerging market (EM) crisis sparked by China's economic slowdown will be much more damaging for developed markets than the 1997 Asian financial crisis, warn investors.