Newton launch adds to limited ethical bond fund options
Newton Investment Management has launched a rival fund to the limited selection of ethical options in the Sterling Strategic Bond sector.
Neptune hires bonds heavyweight after raft of manager exits
Neptune Investment Management has nabbed industry heavyweight Theodora Zemek for a newly-created senior fixed income role after a number of fund manager exits over the last two years.
Bank of England warns bond managers on hidden risks
The Bank of England has raised a number of concerns about hidden risks in the UK fixed income markets, while underplaying the impact of quantitative easing on bond yields.
UK investors bullish on government debt as Treasuries hit 3%
After a prolonged period of negative real yields, government bonds have failed to excite, but Q1 figures show UK fund selectors are turning bullish on developed market government debt for the first time since early 2015, just as the 10-year US treasury hits 3%.
Bank of England stresses market making risk to bond funds
The Bank of England has raised concerns about liquidity mismatch in open-ended corporate bond funds as market makers retreat from the asset class.