The investment management industry must put more emphasis on inclusion if efforts to accomplish true diversity are to pay off.
Despite efforts by investment managers and other financial firms to improve diversity, the industry still is not where it needs to be.
Baillie Gifford's 54% growth in AUM last year is largely attributable to some long-standing technology stock bets.
Executives at Edinburgh-based Baillie Gifford recognized the need to have an on-the-ground presence in certain markets — namely, China.
Most publicly traded managers reported quarterly and annual increases in AUM as well as net inflows in the first quarter of the year.
The European ETFs industry is developing at a fast pace, as the pandemic and ESG-specific products accelerate institutional interest.
Amundi's acquisition of Lyxor Asset Management marks a significant moment in Europe's exchange-traded funds industry.
Digital Alpha Advisors closed its second digital infrastructure fund at more than $1 billion, above its initial hard cap and target.
Ameriprise Financial Inc. and Amundi made moves earlier this month to bolster their European capabilities.
Gerben Lagerwaard was appointed head of continental Europe for State Street Global Advisors' global institutional group.
Richard Johnson joined Appian Capital Advisory as global head of investor relations and a managing director.
Though allocations to Credit Suisse outside Greensill are unlikely to change, the recent scandal may impact the wider hedge funds industry.
Consultants are asking pension funds to think carefully about two very real concerns in passive investing: ESG and concentration risks.
Bond managers are expecting a large number of high-yield companies to be upgraded to investment-grade status in 2021 and 2022.
More buy-side firms are looking at outsourced trading as COVID-19 shines a spotlight on costs, business continuity and remote working.
Wells Fargo Asset Management's new private equity owners may be just what the business needs to help it become a serious player among peers.
Whether governments and central banks can agree to simply cancel their sovereign debt will depend on the rules and specifics of the region.
Fixed-income executives are weighing in on a debate over whether governments and central banks should cancel the debt they've accumulated.
BNY Mellon's decision to shift the active units of Mellon Investments Corp. into affiliate managers is not ringing alarm bells.
Retail investors' frenzied attack on short sellers has pushed some hedge funds to rethink their strategies.
Direct lending partnerships are a neat way for state-owned pools of capital to gain access to new asset classes.
Nuveen has become the latest money manager to sell its holdings in U.S.-sanctioned Chinese stocks.
BlackRock has sold most of its holdings in China Telecom, the latest divestment from Chinese firms that are the subjects of U.S. sanctions.
What do money management executives expect to see in the headlines in 2021?