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Investment Strategy

PM Capital, Zurich set up global equity income fund

PM Capital’s latest gamble is a global-equity income fund inspired by similar ones in the US that adopt options and currency strategies to help reduce downside risk. The boutique manager has partnered with Zurich and the fund, described by Donohoe as a “halfway house” for investors skittish about global equity markets, will be branded as […]
Investment Strategy

Matthew Drennan to leave Zurich asset management

Matthew Drennan, who was in charge of about $5 billion in assets under management at Zurich Financial Services Australia Ltd., will leave the company by the end of the month. Zurich is merging its investments and life insurance business. Drennan, a nine-year company veteran, has been discarded. He will not be replaced. “I’m assessing my […]
Opinion

Underlying themes mesh with global recovery

The turnaround in both the market and consumer sentiment over the past three months has been nothing short of remarkable. Talk has gone from the new Great Depression to the Great Recession to the Great Recovery. Most institutional investors were slow to rebalance after last year’s falls and when the markets dived again in January/February […]
Opinion

Underlying themes mesh with global recovery

The turnaround in both the market and consumer sentiment over the past three months has been nothing short of remarkable. Talk has gone from the new Great Depression to the Great Recession to the Great Recovery. Most institutional investors were slow to rebalance after last year’s falls and when the markets dived again in January/February […]
Opinion

Underlying themes mesh with global recovery

Greg Bright The turnaround in both the market and consumer sentiment over the past three months has been nothing short of remarkable. Talk has gone from the new Great Depression to the Great Recession to the Great Recovery. Most institutional investors were slow to rebalance after last year’s falls and when the markets dived again […]
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