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BlackRock to create GEM hub in Asia in major restructure
Five managers have been removed from BlackRock due to the shift towards quantitative investment approach.
Pictet soft-closes Robotics fund after hitting €3bn
Swiss asset manager stops net new money entering thematic fund less than two years after launch, Citywire Selector can reveal.
Standard-Aberdeen: what Scottish giant would offer investors
Citywire's head of investment research, Frank Talbot, sizes up the £11 billion mega-merger.
Pioneer equity head names top country picks in Asia
Angelo Corbetta said currency volatility is one of the key drivers for Asia growth in 2017.
Most Heavily Redeemed Sectors: US Equity
Citywire Asia presents the most heavily redeemed funds in the US Equity sector.
A-rated Boutsis: prepare for unwinding of the yield trade
Fidelity’s A-rated Sotiris Boutsis says Trump’s presidency could lead to the beginning of a long-awaited recovery in financials.
US giant streamlines thematic chief’s fund range
Asset management firm unveils plans to merge strategies overseen by Citywire + rated manager due to similar investment styles.
Franklin Templeton bolsters line-up on tech fund
Two managers join JP Scandalios on Franklin Technology fund.
Alpha Females: Hong Kong managers lead the region
However, women are still vastly underrepresented in the global fund management industry, a Citywire study reveals.
Safety first: Pictet's Kramer’s top security stocks revealed
The Citywire A-rated fund manager explains how to tap food safety, driverless cars and EM growth