The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has launched a second consultation on the back of its Asset Management Market Study into the transparency of fund objectives and the use of benchmarks.
Following the consultation the regulator plans to publish guidance on how fund managers should make their funds' objectives "more useful" to investors, such as by avoiding jargon, and will stipulate when...
Uncertainty over where markets are heading is high. Margie Lindsay speaks to Columbia Threadneedle Investments’ Colin Moore and William Davies about the outlook for investors.
Insticube analysis reveals fewer than one in five institutional investors positive about asset managers
Just 18% of institutional investors feel positive about the service they receive from the asset managers, analysis from independent data platform Insticube finds.
Some 96% of trustees are ready for upcoming ESG regulations which will require schemes to agree their approach to responsible investment, according to Hymans Robertson.
Investors have expressed concern over the volume of fossil fuel giants still ignoring the Paris Agreement climate pledges.
AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) has partnered with the Asset Management Exchange (AMX) platform, adding an initial long-term credit fund with more than $1bn (£806m) of assets in the fund.