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The three reasons why your global fund fails to outperform

By Alex Paget | 07:00 | 22-May-2015

The global sectors are among the worst hunting grounds for active fund managers and KBI’s David Hogarty tells FE Trustnet why he thinks that is the case.

Three alternatives to Newton Asian Income

18:00 | 21-May-2015

Following the news that Jason Pidcock is to leave Newton, FE Trustnet highlights three possible alternatives to the star manager’s Asian Income fund investors may wish to ...

Colwell: Why the bulls are wrong on banks and where I’m seeing the most opportunities

16:30 | 21-May-2015

Columbia Threadneedle Investments’ UK equity manager Richard Colwell is not joining other income investors in flocking back to UK banks, preferring to focus on other ...
 
 

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Harrison: Why the FTSE’s solid run might possibly continue

By Alex Paget on 18 May, 2015 at 16:30

While the FE Alpha Manager says the re-rating of UK stocks over recent years has largely been due to excess liquidity and policy support from central banks, he believes the FTSE could continue to ...

Threadneedle UK fund: The first eight months with Kinder at the helm

18 May, 2015 at 16:30

After managing the Threadneedle UK fund for eight months, Chris Kinder explains the changes he’s made to the portfolio and where he’s seeing the most value in the market.

The key to Threadneedle UK Growth & Income fund’s outperformance

16 May, 2015 at 13:00

The manager is prepared to be patient and wait for fundamental value to materialise, but has still managed to outperform his peers and benchmark consistently.

The trades powering the strat bond funds coming top in 2015

11:00 | 21-May-2015

Fixed-income assets have seen a sharp uptick in volatility in the early part of the 2015 but FE Trustnet takes a look at how some strategic bond funds have managed to outperform their peers.

JPM Fusion: Why we are holding more cash than ever

07:00 | 21-May-2015

The strong rally in equities has led JPM’s Tony Lanning and Nick Roberts to raise cash levels across their fund of funds range to its highest ever level.
 
 

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FTSE 100 7040.14 26.67 0.38
Previous close 7013.47
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FE Alpha Managers

Rank Manager name 5y (%)
1 Alex Wright 171.9
2 Mark Martin 153.4
3 Nick Train 143.1
4 Simon Knott 139.9
5 Douglas Brodie 137.8

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British Pound (GBP)   1.0000 1.5675 1.4063
US Dollar (USD)   0.6379 1.0000 0.8972
Euro (EUR)   0.7111 1.1146 1.0000
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