July 13 (Reuters) - UK-based Fulcrum Asset Management appointed Fiona Boal director of commodity research in its research team. Boal was previously associate director of commodities at Hermes Investment Management, Fulcrum said. She has also worked at.
The latest monthly reports from the Fulcrum nowcast models of global economic activity show that the growth rate in the world economy is being maintained at the firmest rate recorded since the early days of the recovery in 2010. The growth rate.
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The hedge fund already manages $2.5 billion in the Australian market through its diversified absolute return fund, which has until now been open only to institutional investors. It is hoping to double its assets under management here with its retail.
Futures contracts allow investors to agree to buy a certain amount of a commodity, bond or share at a specific ... Paul Donovan, global chief economist at the Swiss bank’s asset management arm, said futures on tulip bubbles were launched in 1636.
This blog is on macro-economics, economic policymaking and the financial markets. It usually appears on Sunday. Gavyn Davies is now chairman of Fulcrum Asset Management and co-founder of Prisma Capital Partners. He was the head of the global economics.
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My colleagues at Fulcrum (especially Juan Antolin-Diaz and Alberto Donofrio) have recently estimated some new econometric models  to track the course of inflation in the US, and these models identified the importance of the latest inflation.
Fidelity International, a bastion of the active management industry, issued a “game-changer” challenge to stockpickers this month: to put their money where their mouth is. On Tuesday, the $233bn fund house said it would radically overhaul its fund fee.
Merrick Styles is to become lead manager of the Baring Euro Dynamic Asset Allocation fund, succeeding Hartwig Kos, who is leaving the company. Mr Merrick will join in October from Amundi. • Amundi has appointed Cyril Meilland as head of investor.
Fidelity overhauls fees in favour of performance-based charging Investors Chronicle.
The AdvisorShares Focused Equity ETF CWS, +0.01% uses what it calls a “ fulcrum fee,” a fee structure AdvisorShares says is unique within the ETF universe, although some mutual funds use it. When it beats its chosen benchmark of the S&P 500 SPX, +0.55.
the director of commodity research at London-based Fulcrum Asset Management Llp, which oversees $7 billion. “We are a long way from these crops from being harvested. So there’s always room for something to go wrong when you talk about the weather.”.