The only asset class not offering sub-zero returns
Most asset classes will provide negative real returns from now on, but there is one exception to this rule, according to US asset manager GMO.
Pimco Income needs ‘big new idea’ to continue outperformance
The Pimco Income Fund has been in unprecedented demand with investors this year, but why? We spoke to investors to discover the fund’s secret to success and whether it is likely to continue outperforming.
The cash conundrum: What’s driving cash balances down?
Global fund managers were yesterday accused of flying too close to the sun when it was revealed that despite thinking equities are overvalued, risk-taking has hit an all-time high.
Will performance-based fees work?
Fund selectors applaud the “courageous” step by Fidelity to introduce performance-related management fees across all its funds by next year, but will the move really improve long-term performance after fees, and is the new model sustainable with most active funds failing to beat their benchmark?
Investors deliver one-year verdict on Trump
Wednesday 8 November marks the one-year anniversary of the shock election of Donald Trump as president of the US. One-year on, and several thousand tweets later, we spoke to three investors to gauge their view on just what he has achieved since.