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Aviva Investors launches low-cost ESG-integrated multi-asset fund range

Aviva Investors launches low-cost ESG-integrated multi-asset fund range

Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc, has strengthened its multi-asset fund range with the launch of the MAF (Multi Asset Fund) Core range. The new range complements the existing actively-managed Aviva Investors Multi Asset Fund range, which has been rebranded to MAF Plus. The range has a 10-year track record and over GBP3 billion in assets under management.

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Legendary ‘Mr China’ investor explains why global asset managers will struggle to crack Chinese market

Legendary ‘Mr China’ investor explains why global asset managers will struggle to crack Chinese market

China is seen as the jewel in the asset manager’s crown. Since restrictions on foreign ownership were relaxed for the funds industry in April, global firms including BlackRock, Fidelity International and Vanguard have applied to set up wholly-owned mutual fund units in China, hoping to tap the country’s fast-growing USD2.6 trillion retail fund market.