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Investors migrating out of US equities amid expectations of Fed rate hike

Wed, 18/03/2015 - 13:00

Global investors have significantly pared back US equity allocations as belief grows that the US Federal Reserve will raise rates in the second quarter, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey for March. »

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Prudential Investments launches Prudential Core Bond Fund

Wed, 18/03/2015 - 12:00

Prudential Investments has launched the Prudential Core Bond Fund, a fixed income strategy allowing investors to invest in a diversified portfolio of investment-grade fixed income securities. »

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Armory Merchant Holdings invests in Capital Guardian Holdings

Wed, 18/03/2015 - 11:45

New York-based portfolio holding company and private equity investor Armory Merchant Holdings has made a strategic investment in Capital Guardian Holdings. »

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LoCorr Funds partners with Morgan Stanley

Wed, 18/03/2015 - 10:30

LoCorr Funds and Morgan Stanley have entered into an active selling agreement that allows LoCorr to distribute its LoCorr Market Trend Fund through Morgan Stanley financial advisors nationwide. »

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Holland Advisors launches Buffet-style fund with low fees

Wed, 18/03/2015 - 09:00

Holland Advisors is launching the Farnam Street Focused Fund, which will be managed using the value and franchise-orientated approach developed by the Fund’s manager, Andrew Hollingworth.  »

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New green bonds criteria for bioenergy investments published under Climate Bonds Standard

Wed, 18/03/2015 - 06:00

The Bioenergy Technical Working Group has released its proposed eligibility criteria for bioenergy projects that qualify under the Climate Bonds Standard. The criteria are now subject to a 60 day period of  public consultation. »

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Net sales of UCITS jumped in January, says EFAMA

Tue, 17/03/2015 - 18:00

Net sales of UCITS jumped in January to EUR 83 billion, compared to net outflows of EUR 12 billion in December, according to the latest figures from the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). »

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Global Sustainability Initiative to establish HQ in Ireland

Tue, 17/03/2015 - 17:00

The Global Sustainability Initiative (GSI), an global impact investment project, is to have its headquarters in Catslebar, County Mayo, Ireland, where 250 jobs will be created. »

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Delaware Investments appoints Shawn Lytle as President

Tue, 17/03/2015 - 16:45

Delaware Investments, a member of Macquarie Group, has appointed Shawn Lytle as President, effective 1 June, 2015. Lytle joins rom UBS Global Asset Management where he worked for 13 years, most recently heading its business in the Americas for the past five years. »

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Leader Capital Corp launches Leader Global Bond Fund

Tue, 17/03/2015 - 16:00

Leader Capital Corp has launched the Leader Global Bond Fund to complement the firm’s existing lineup of the Leader Short Term Bond Fund and Leader Total Return Fund, both of which are rated 5 stars by Morningstar. »

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