RWC today announces that Matteo Cianfoni and Roderick Loffler are joining its sales team to bolster resources in Italy and the UK.
RWC has highlighted that demographics and higher growth rates are among the factors that drive investor interest in Asian Equities.
The Global Convertible Bond team at RWC, headed up by Davide Basile, has taken over the RWC Cautious Absolute Rate and Currency fund.
RWC has launched a Cayman-based European Focus Fund. The fund has already $145m under management, representing support from existing investors and will be managed by the European Focus team who joined from Hermes in October 2012.
Jupiter Asset Management and Lombard Odier are among managers noting the benefits to investors of convertible bonds, which could enable them to take advantage of rising equity markets while avoiding the downside risks of an uncertain investment climate....
Peter Harrison is leaving his post chairman and chief executive officer at RWC to take on the role of global head of equities at Schroders.
RWC's Absolute Return Bond and Currency team has given its views on key events as they may play out in markets this week - including the impact of political events in Spain and Italy.
Another week of 'cliff on, cliff off' in the US saw little progress towards a viable agreement.
Peter Allwright, co-head of the Absolute Return Bond and Currency Team at RWC, sees significant ongoing political risk to fixed income investors.
Investors eyeing off investment returns from improving corporate management in Europe has led RWC to make use of the team it recruited from Hermes recently to launch an offshore equities activism fund, focused on the Continent.
Growth uncertainties in US, Europe may lead to further currency swings, suggests RWC’s Alice Leedale
Alice Leedale, market strategist on RWC's Absolute Return Bond and Currency Team, sees a number of risks to European and US growth in the near term, which in turn could see currency markets bounce around.
RWC has signed a deal with European fund house Hermes which will see its $800m Focus fund range and the three teams running the products transfer to the boutique in October.
RWC's conservatively run RWC Global Convertibles fund had minimal losses in 2011 losing only 3.3%. One of the sector's better performers in 2011, it has been able to cope with 2012's volatility, demonstrating an appealing return profile.
RWC Partners’ Ian Lance looks at thirteen bizarre goings on in financial markets that should make investors wary.
Ever more asset managers are saying it is worth buying European shares on valuation grounds alone, even if the region's public debt is at crisis levels.
The storms gathering over the eurozone may well cast shadows over the Swiss cantons, but local institutions are successfully navigating the turbulence.
As the end of 2011 draws near, predictions for 2012 are coming thick and fast. Yet, who can claim to have clairvoyant abilities and who is just hoping last year’s analysis will be buried with their financial losses? InvestmentEurope brings you a series...
RWC Partners is converting its UK hedge fund Pilgrim into a Ucits product to compete with the likes of BlackRock’s UK Absolute Alpha fund in the retail market.
Syme and Wimborne set for launch of second JOHCM emerging markets fund, JOHIM lowers entry for A class shares within portfolio fund, Pioneer merges absolute return equity fund into Lux funds umbrella, RWC’s convertibles Ucits reaches out to Asian appetite,...
OBSR, part of Morningstar, has issued 'A' ratings on the Luxembourg-domiciled RWC Enhanced Income and RWC Income Opportunities funds.
Before the crisis, hedge funds were not interested in retail investors, preferring to roll out the red carpet for pension funds. But today, having a variety of investors is important to fund managers.
Hedge funds have gates on about $60bn of investors’ money, say fund brokers Tullett Prebon. Though large in absolute terms, the amount is 3.6% of industry assets and far below the 35% impaired as the financial crisis peaked.