Tony Gannon, Abbey Capital

Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund receives 4-star Morningstar rating

Fri, 12/07/2019 - 10:36

The Abbey Capital Futures Strategy Fund (ABYIX), a multi-manager managed futures fund providing bi-directional exposure to equity indices, commodities, bonds, interest rates and foreign exchange through segregated managed accounts, has secured a 4-Star Overall Morningstar Rating among 96 rated Managed Futures Funds for the period ending 30 June 2019. »

Edward Glyn, Calastone

Index funds celebrate record inflows, while active managers suffer record outflows

Thu, 04/07/2019 - 10:30

Equity index funds enjoyed record net inflows of capital in the second quarter, according to the latest Fund Flow Index (FFI) from Calastone, while active funds by contrast, suffered record outflows. »


Integral OCX volumes up 19.3 per cent in June

Wed, 03/07/2019 - 10:28

Integral, a technology partner to banks, brokers, and asset managers operating in the foreign exchange markets, has reported average daily volumes (ADV) of USD36.4 billion in June 2019, an increase of 9.3 per cent compared to the previous month. »

Tanguy van de Werve. EFAMA

EFAMA publishes 17th Edition of Fact Book

Wed, 03/07/2019 - 10:12

EFAMA has published the 17th edition of its Fact Book with this year’s edition featuring an in-depth analysis of recent developments in the European investment fund industry, including new data on the sales of domestic and cross-border funds and the share of domestic funds held abroad, across 29 European countries. »

Bernard Delbecque, EFAMA

Investors’ concerns over global economic outlook impairs equity funds sales in April, says EFAMA

Mon, 01/07/2019 - 10:15

Net sales of UCITS and AIFs totalled EUR43 billion in APril, up from EUR6 billion in March, with UCITS registering net inflows of EUR27 billion, up from EUR13 billion in March, according to the latest Investment Fund Industry Fact Sheet from the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). »

BrickVest Select becomes largest real estate club deal listing platform

Thu, 27/06/2019 - 10:37

BrickVest, an online platform for commercial real estate investment, says that its B2B platform BrickVest Select has become the largest real estate club deal listing platform globally in just six months. »

Bernard Delbecque, Efama

EFAMA reports strong rebound in net sales of worldwide bond funds in Q1

Tue, 25/06/2019 - 13:38

The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA), has today published its latest International Statistical Release showing strong growth of investment fund assets worldwide in Q1, driven by the recovery in the financial markets. »


HWB Capital Management’s funds outperform markets in 2019

Mon, 24/06/2019 - 10:19

HWB Capital management (HWB) in partnership with LRI Group (LRI), a leading investment services company, has outperformed its peers with each of the nine funds in the first half of 2019. »

Whitehelm marks third anniversary of Listed Core Infrastructure Fund

Mon, 17/06/2019 - 10:35

Whitehelm Capital’s Listed Core Infrastructure Fund (LCIF) has passed its third anniversary achieving a return of 16.5 per cent pa gross of fees and 15.3 per cent pa net of fees, in GBP unhedged, since inception on 31 May 2016. »

Jason Schwarz, Wilshire Analytics

Wilshire Liquid Alternative Index down 1.27 per cent in May

Fri, 14/06/2019 - 10:05

The Wilshire Liquid Alternative Index, which provides a representative baseline for how the broad liquid alternative investment category performs, returned -1.27 per cent in May, underperforming the -0.68 per cent monthly return of the HFRX Global Hedge Fund Index.  »


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