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City Financial plots mergers after Investec deal

Multi-asset funds set to be merged into City Financial equivalents.

Equities| 08:18

Yield us not into temptation, says L&G fund manager

Targeting high yields can lead to unsuitable portfolios and volatility over time, warns manager.

Nov 19, 2015

Aviva Investors boosts multi strategy team

Marc Semaan joins from Friends Life Investments after takeover.

Nov 19, 2015

Multi-asset ratings prove a struggle for Morningstar

Lack of distinguishing features and products’ short track records creating issues for sector.

Nov 17, 2015

Multi-asset launches slump despite pension freedoms

Firms ‘still working out’ client needs as pension freedoms-led demand picks up.

Nov 13, 2015

Marwood beefs up firms hit by falling commodity prices

Axa manager is adding to engineering firms to prevent his fund getting ‘whipsawed too badly’.

Analysis & Opinion

From Special Report: Search for income - November 2015| 11:41

Stop playing footsie with your dividends

It is better to focus on small and mid-capitalised companies for income

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Special Reports

Multi-Asset Funds - June 2015

Like most investors, adherents to multi-asset investing will need a crystal clear appreciation of risk

FTAdviser Blog

New challenges, mixed with some familiar themes

August’s reputation as a quiet month has taken a knock this year.

Special Reports

Diversity that delivers no nasty surprises

Multi-asset funds are low-risk, moderate returns and therefore the entry-level investment product of choice

FTAdviser Blog

Passive products are prowling the active landscape

Is the rise of passive investments being overlooked?

Recent Articles
  1. Income faces ‘structural’ challenge - M&G’s Andrew
    Nov 12, 2015

    Income faces ‘structural’ challenge - M&G’s Andrew

    M&G Episode Income fund manager cautions on long-term hunt for yield.

  2. Mifid II deadline could be pushed back a year
    From Regulation| Nov 10, 2015

    Mifid II deadline could be pushed back a year

    Mifid II rules, changes include the designation of certain funds, including many multi-asset vehicles, were due to come into effect on 3 January 2017.

  3. Aviva Investors adds to multi-asset funds team
    Nov 06, 2015

    Aviva Investors adds to multi-asset funds team

    Thomas Wells and Paul Parascandalo join fund range.

  4. Invesco portfolio endures volatile third quarter
    Nov 06, 2015

    Invesco portfolio endures volatile third quarter

    Recent turmoil provided ‘important test’ for Targeted Returns fund.

  5. Thesis to consolidate Optima range
    Nov 05, 2015

    Thesis to consolidate Optima range

    Investors back merger of two funds into Income portfolio.

  6. Nov 02, 2015

    Fund Review: Risk targeted

    Risk targets aim to provide a level of certainty in an uncertain world.

  7. Nov 02, 2015

    Fund Review: Lgim Multi Index 5 fund

    The recently-launched fund range from L&G has been built on ongoing suitability for investors.

  8. Nov 02, 2015

    Fund Review: SVS Cornelian Managed Growth

    This multi-asset fund range has a “broad palate of assets to paint from”.

  9. Oct 26, 2015

    Fund Review: Distribution funds

    This year, distribution funds dominate Investment Adviser’s 100 Club Mixed Asset Income category.

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