Politics and yield curves remain challenging, but 2013 could shape up to be a more "normal" year for investors in US equities, according to views expressed in the recent InvestmentEurope Conjecture discussion - now available on demand.15 Oct 2012
Demand for ETF products is likely to increase through 2013 as investors continue seeking ways to gain cost effective yield, but there are some significant caveats, such as how the proposed EU financial transaction tax might affect this type of investment vehicle.01 Oct 2012
Currency will continue to play a key role in determining which Asian bonds to add to portfolios, according to views expressed in InvestmentEurope's latest Conjecture.25 Sep 2012
Country selection has been a key determinant of returns from the Global Bonds sector over the past six months, according to participants in the latest Conjecture debate.31 Jul 2012
Understanding the specifics of each individual absolute return fund is paramount, because there is no way to sectorise such a heterogeneous set of products, according to panellists taking part in the latest InvestmentEurope Conjecture, which is now available on demand.17 Jul 2012
Multi-Asset managers who looked to smooth volatility by reducing exposure to risk assets stood a good chance of outperforming in the past year, according to comments in the latest InvestmentEurope Conjecture, which is now available on demand.18 Jun 2012
InvestmentEurope's recent Conjecture on currency is now available on demand.15 May 2012
InvestmentEurope's latest Conjecture discussing Asian Bonds is now available on demand.17 Apr 2012
InvestmentEurope's latest Conjecture on Small Caps is available on demand.25 Mar 2012
InvestmentEurope's latest Conjecture on Global Bonds is available on demand.24 Feb 2012
InvestmentEurope's latest Conjecture on commodities is now available on-demand.18 Jan 2012
InvestmentEurope's Conjecture on Emerging Market Debt took place on 26 October.20 Oct 2011
InvestmentEurope's Conjecture on Emerging Markets took place on 13 September.13 Sep 2011
Corporate wraps or platforms offer an alternative to traditional company pension schemes in the UK.05 May 2011
Selectors are increasingly being asked to consider the merits of ‘smart beta’ on behalf of their clients, but opinion on its role in providing superior risk adjusted returns is not clear cut.
A selection of key moments caught on camera from InvestmentEurope's recent Fund Selector Bond Focus Italy, which took place in Milan on 4 March.
Helene Williamson, head of Emerging Market Debt at First State Investments, is set to contribute to the discussion at the upcoming Fund Selector Forum Sweden in Stockholm on 7 May.