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Research Archive

Five strat bond funds topping the tables on advisers’ second favourite metric By Gary Jackson 21-Apr-2017 11:00 AM
Continuing our series, FE Trustnet dives into the IA Sterling Strategic Bond sector to find the funds achieving the highest five-year total returns.

The most consistent Q1 performers of recent years By Rob Langston 21-Apr-2017 07:00 AM
Having previously revealed the best performing asset classes and sectors of the first quarter, FE Trustnet looks at which funds have consistently got off to a strong start to the year.

Henderson’s Lofthouse warns of concentrated UK equity income funds By Lauren Mason 20-Apr-2017 05:00 PM
Ben Lofthouse, who runs the Henderson International Income trust, explains why structural issues in the UK stock market have made it difficult for equity income investors to diversify their portfolios.

EQ Investors: The case for frontier markets By Kasim Zafar 20-Apr-2017 03:00 PM
Kasim Zafar, portfolio manager at EQ Investors, explains why investors should consider investment in frontier markets.

JPMAM’s Illsley on how stockpickers are benefitting in the UK market By Rob Langston 20-Apr-2017 01:00 PM
JP Morgan portfolio manager James Illsley explains why the UK market is cheap and highlights the areas that are offering good value.

The IA Global funds in the bottom decile on almost every metric By Gary Jackson 20-Apr-2017 11:00 AM
After looking at global equity funds that have consistently outperformed, FE Trustnet now finds those sitting at the bottom of the peer group.

The low-risk UK multi-asset funds beating their equity-only peers By Lauren Mason 20-Apr-2017 07:00 AM
FE Trustnet looks at the multi-asset funds which are benchmarked against the FTSE All Share and have generated superior risk-adjusted returns to the index and the average UK equity fund over five years.

Baillie Gifford: Why you should consider changing that underweight to Japanese equities By Jonathan Jones 19-Apr-2017 05:00 PM
Baillie Gifford’s Sarah Whitley explains why investors should be looking to add Japanese exposure as part of a long-term strategy.

Rathbones: Does economic growth drive revenues? By Ed Smith 19-Apr-2017 03:00 PM
Ed Smith, asset allocation strategist at Rathbones, considers the correlation between global GDP and revenue growth and what it means for investors.

Do these UK funds have performance fees worth paying? By Rob Langston 19-Apr-2017 01:00 PM
In the first of a series, FE Trustnet takes a closer look at performance fee-charging funds and considers whether their returns justify the expense.

Are these discounted global trusts really a bargain? By Lauren Mason 19-Apr-2017 11:00 AM
FE Trustnet speaks to a number industry commentators about several trusts in the IT Global sector which have outperformed the FTSE All World index and their average peer over five years but are trading on discounts.

The IA Global funds topping the tables on (just about) every metric By Gary Jackson 19-Apr-2017 07:00 AM
In the second article of the series, FE Trustnet finds out which global funds are sitting at the very top of their sector on a wide range of return and risk metrics.

What does May’s snap election announcement mean for investors? By Lauren Mason 18-Apr-2017 05:00 PM
Several investment professionals explain how prime minister Theresa May’s announcement of a general election on 8 June could impact UK equities over the short-to-medium term.

Lazard's Flood: US market continues to have upside potential By Martin Flood 18-Apr-2017 03:00 PM
Martin Flood, manager of the Lazard US Equity Concentrated fund, explains why the US equities market rally has further to run.

Schroders’ Kelly: Value problems with ETF ‘sausage machine’ By Rob Langston 18-Apr-2017 01:00 PM
Ian Kelly, manager of the Schroder Global Equity Income fund, warns that investors in value-oriented tracker funds may not be getting the right exposure.

Five reasons why investors need long-term exposure to emerging markets By Gary Jackson 18-Apr-2017 11:00 AM
A number of factors suggest emerging markets could be one of the strongest investment areas over the coming decade, according to one JP Morgan Asset Management manager.

The UK growth funds that have bounced back from the bottom quartile this year By Lauren Mason 18-Apr-2017 07:00 AM
In the first part of a series, FE Trustnet looks at the funds in the IA UK All Companies sector that have achieved top-quartile returns so far this year following uncharacteristically low returns during 2016.

FE Trustnet’s most read stories of 2017’s first quarter By The FE Trustnet 17-Apr-2017 09:00 AM
We reveal the articles that grabbed your attention over the opening three months of the year.

Five cautious funds topping the tables for advisers’ second favourite metric By Gary Jackson 14-Apr-2017 08:00 AM
In the next gallery of an ongoing series, FE Trustnet finds the IA Mixed Investment 20%-60% Shares funds with the highest average rolling five-year returns.

How Brunner aims to tackle its discount issue with a revamped strategy By Rob Langston 13-Apr-2017 12:00 PM
Allianz head of global equities Lucy McDonald explains how the Brunner investment trust is tackling its discount and what has changed since she took over the trust.

The first quarter’s most popular trusts with professional investors By Gary Jackson 13-Apr-2017 10:00 AM
We find out which investment trust sectors were popular with fund pickers in the first three months of the year and which products they were researching.

Why the Woodford launch isn’t the only young fund you should look at By Lauren Mason 13-Apr-2017 07:00 AM
Following yesterday’s launch close of Neil Woodford’s new Income Focus fund, FE Trustnet looks at other young equity funds that are run by experienced FE Alpha managers with strong long-term track records.

Columbia Threadneedle’s Colwell: Why I’ll continue to avoid miners By Jonathan Jones 12-Apr-2017 06:00 PM
Head of UK equities Richard Colwell outlines why equity income funds underperformed in 2016 and explains why he is not worried about the ‘unusual’ year.

Fidelity’s Clark: UK-focused income stocks are undervalued By Rob Langston 12-Apr-2017 04:00 PM
Michael Clark, manager of the Fidelity Moneybuilder Dividend fund, explains why he is bullish about UK domestic-focused dividend payers.

EdenTree: Expensive US equities are vulnerable if growth fails to fire By Robin Hepworth 12-Apr-2017 02:00 PM
Robin Hepworth, chief investment officer at EdenTree Investment Management, considers the US business cycle and why he has a cautious outlook on the market.

Thomas Miller Investment: How to blend active and passive vehicles in your model portfolio By Jonathan Jones 12-Apr-2017 12:00 PM
The team behind Thomas Miller Investment’s model portfolios explain how they are using a blend of active and passive vehicles.

Thomas Miller Investment: How we’re playing the UK market in the short term By Jonathan Jones 12-Apr-2017 10:00 AM
The team behind Thomas Miller Investment’s model portfolios explain why they are underweight UK stocks despite being optimistic on the economy.

Everything you need to know about Thomas Miller Investment’s model portfolios By Jonathan Jones 12-Apr-2017 07:00 AM
As part of its ongoing series, FE Trustnet looks under the bonnet of model portfolio providers – up next Thomas Miller Investment.

Are Fed rate hike fears for 2017 overblown? By Lauren Mason 11-Apr-2017 06:00 PM
Canada Life Investment’s Bill Harer and Michael Count, who run the CF Canlife Corporate Bond fund, tell FE Trustnet why credit spreads should remain stable this year.

FE Alpha Manager Wotton: The three exciting small-cap IPOs you might have missed By Jonathan Jones 11-Apr-2017 04:00 PM
Ken Wotton, manager of the Wood Street Microcap Investment reveals his three favourite small-cap IPOs of recent years.

Neptune’s Smith: Why Latin America is becoming increasingly market-friendly By Thomas Smith 11-Apr-2017 02:00 PM
Thomas Smith, manager of the Neptune Latin America fund, discusses of reform on Latin America, where governments are becoming increasingly market-friendly.

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