Housebuilders, banks and energy companies all volatile sectors with 2015 elections looming.
Hargreaves Lansdown’s interest and fund size prompt discretionary managers to review holdings.
Investment business to place focus on its SRI funds as parent company looks to cover bases ahead of Scottish referendum.
Patrick Sumner to retire in June, while desk head role to be split and two new staff to join.
Group moves Sebastian Luparia onto Total Emerging Markets Income fund while Sophie Bosch de Hood become co-manager on Brazil trust.
Manager ‘grudgingly’ adds Japanese equity for first time in a decade after missing 2013 rally.
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UK| Mar 05, 2014
Sales director exits Carmignac Gestion for discretionary sales role at US giant as it declares UK overhaul complete.
Mar 04, 2014
JPMorgan US manager gets on the trail for rail companies for US Equity Income fund with two buys.
North American| Mar 03, 2014
Hermes US Smid Equity fund manager holds below-consensus view as he takes on lead manager role.
Mar 03, 2014
Scottish Mortgage investment trust lowers management fee as assets hit £3bn.
Mar 03, 2014
Advisers urged to extend performance research as crisis left out of five-year figures.