Weekly UCITS News (Friday)

Weekly UCITS News (Friday)
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Amundi launches its first Ucits III multi-manager absolute return fund

Amundi has launched Amundi Funds Multimanagers Long/Short Equity, a new sub-fund of its Luxembourg-domiciled umbrella fund Amundi Funds. »


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GLG launches Atlas Macro UCITS

GLG Partners LP, Man Group’s newly acquired investment manager, has announced this week that it is launching a UCIT »


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Absolute Return Partners to launch inaugural UCITS

London-based independent fund manager, Absolute Return Partners, is due to make its debut in the UCITS space with the launch of its ARP Global Equity Alpha Fund in the next four or fi »


Xavier Guillon, CEO, OYSTER Funds

Guillon new CEO of Oyster Funds

Swiss banking group SYZ & CO has this week announced the appointment of Xavier Guillon »


IFIA Chief Executive Gary Palmer

Irish Fund Industry’s assets reach all-time high of EUR1.8 trillion, UCITS assets climb 20 per cent y-o-y

New figures released by Ireland’s Central Bank show that its fund industry’s total assets under administration have reached a record level of EUR1.8 trillion; up from E »


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Rising corn prices not likely to cause food crisis comments UCITS commodity fund spokesman

Poor harvests in the US this year are causing some industry commentators to predict a second food crisis and repeat of the one seen in 2007-8, with the US Department »


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RWC Partners boosts profile in Germany, Austria and Switzerland

Susanne Sorge will be joining RWC Partners at the end of October. »


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UCITS gain 0.42 per cent during September

UCITS delivered positive returns to investors for the third consecutive month in September. »



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Nearly three in four European fund managers express cost concerns over KIID production

Concerns are being raised among Europe’s fund managers surrounding the costs of producing the two-page non-technical Key Investor Information Document (KIID), w »


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