Fund data and ratings provider FE has identified 45 managers it believes have offered UK investors the best and most consistent performance over the past five years.
FE, the fund data and services provider, has reported that 19 funds significantly improved their FE Crown Fund Rating scores compared to their position at the last rebalancing in July 2012.
Growing demand for outsourced fund selection and model portfolio construction in the wake of the UK's Retail Distribution Review is expected to be a key driver of FE's new services proposition, the fund data company said.
FE, an investment data and performance analysis firm, has awarded the top FE Crown Fund Ratings of five crowns to ten new funds investing in European and emerging market equity. S&P Capital IQ Fund Research has also graded four new multi-asset funds managed...
Funds data provider FE has launched a new multi-manager and mixed asset section on its FE Trustnet website for UK financial advisers and private investors.
There are 56 ETFs most at risk from a Greek exit from the eurozone, according to a review of FE data by InvestmentEurope.
FE, the fund data provider, has opened a library for Key Investor Information Documents (KIIDs) for UK domiciled Ucits funds, head of the 1 July deadline for implementing the regime that replaces simplified prospectuses.
FE, the funds data supplier, says that UK gilts are becoming increasingly risky compared to UK equity, throwing doubt on their safehaven status.
Fund data provider FE has acquired UK equity data supplier InvestorEase, to improve its ability to service direct equity investors, including retail investors.
UK manager Baillie Gifford has selected Kii Hub to produce Key Investor Information documents for its Ucits funds.
FE has unveiled its list of FE Alpha Managers for 2012, with 160 portfolio managers achieving the rating, which identifies them as among the top 10% of managers of UK Investment Management Association unit trusts and open ended investment companies (OEICs)....
The latest rebalancing of the FE Adviser Fund Index (AFI) indices suggests that UK independent financial advisers are keeping clients exposed to European assets, whilst still guarding against associated risk.
Emerging market bond funds are like any other, with top line return figures not always indicating the level of risk taken on by the investor.
FE, the funds data provider, has announced 191 funds obtained the highest five FE Crowns rating following adjustment to the ratings methodology - previously the highest rating was three FE Crowns.
Data provider FE is to adjust its Crown Fund Ratings, increasing its ratings scale from the current three Crowns to five to enable more differentiation between funds.
More than half of UK absolute return funds fail to beat inflation