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Boutiques and active long-only fund managers could win the ‘battle for allocations’ in 2021

Boutiques and active long-only fund managers could win the ‘battle for allocations’ in 2021

By Gary Clifford-Newman, Vice President, Prime Services Sales at London-headquartered brokerage Sova Capital. Clifford-Newman joined Sova Capital in 2018 and focuses on delivering prime services for hedge funds and managers accounts covering equities, fixed income, futures and options execution, prime-financing and custody solutions.

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European asset management industry to reach new record high by year-end, says EFAMA

European asset management industry to reach new record high by year-end, says EFAMA

The European asset management industry is back on track for another year of growth, according to industry body The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) – with assets under management rebounding strongly after being hit by the coronavirus crisis in the first quarter of 2020.

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Emerging market debt: Back to the future?

Emerging market debt: Back to the future?

By Francesc Balcells, CIO of EM Debt at FIM Partners, an institutional asset manager focused on emerging markets. 

The FED and other central banks launch massive asset purchases, equities and global bonds rally, the market piles on inflation hedges, industrial commodities strengthen, and the dollar dips.