liquidity

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Institutional investors seek opportunistic hedge fund allocations

Investors keep faith with alpha generating hedge funds

Factor investing can work with investment grade bonds

Factor investing can apply to investment grade bond issues and not just equity investments, contends Amundi in recently released research.

Alternative investment funds made up nearly 80 per cent of EU fund industry in 2017

Political uncertainty, Brexit jitters and eurozone growth slowdown slams market sentiment

EU financial markets are increasingly nervous, according to the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma).

Esma seeks comments on fund liquidity stress testing guidelines

The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has opened a public consultation on draft guidance regarding liquidity stress tests of investment funds.

Investment opportunities abound across all alternatives

In the current environment investors are looking to increase returns and reduce risk by focusing on assets that generate stable streams of income and benefit from the rising volatility, according to a JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) report on alternatives.

EU bond liquidity system begins under Mifid II

The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has published its first liquidity assessment for bonds subject to the pre- and post-trade requirements of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid II) and Regulation (Mifir).