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Schroders launches innovative Insurance Linked Securities Fund

Schroders has announced the launch of SIF - Core Insurance Linked Securities, which has the flexibility to invest in both catastrophe bonds and other insurance-linked securities (ILS) instruments.

Nationwide widens choice for investors

Nationwide has added five new equity funds to its investment panel to expand customer choice.

MyFolio a hit with investors

Global investment manager, Standard Life Investments is celebrating the third anniversary of the launch of its award-winning MyFolio Fund range.

RLAM launches short duration funds

Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) announces the launch of three new funds designed to meet growing investor demand for short duration fixed income funds with lower interest rate risk.

Aviva Investors launches second US equity income fund

Aviva Investors has announced that it has launched its second US equity income fund, as it looks to meet sustained investor demand for equity income returns from one of the world's largest economies.

Invesco Perpetual Global Targeted Returns Fund

Invesco Perpetual has today announced the launch of the Invesco Perpetual Global Targeted Returns Fund, the first to be managed by its newly formed Multi Asset investment team based in Henley-on-Thames.

Neptune Japan Opportunities fund

Andy Parsons, head of investment research at The Share Centre, considers a region of the world all too often seen as off the radar, but which in 2013 has risen to prominence.

John Hancock launches new fund with Standard Life Investments

Global Asset Manager, Standard Life Investments has teamed up with John Hancock Investments once again to launch a new fund in the United States.

Rathbones Global Opportunities fund

Andy Parsons, head of investment research at The Share Centre, suggests the Rathbone Global Opportunities fund for investors seeking a global investment opportunity away from the more mainstream core global funds.

Invesco Perpetual Latin American fund

Andy Parsons, head of investment research at The Share Centre, considers a current contrarian investment idea, the Invesco Perpetual Latin American fund as his fund in focus.

Schroder Income fund

And Parsons, head of investment research at The Share Centre, picks a contrarian income fund and highlights the benefits of investing in the unloved.

Schroders launches GBP hedged unit classes

Schroders has launched GBP hedged unit classes for four of the funds in its UK fund range.

Standard Life secures super-clean share classes from leading fund groups

Standard Life has announced that it has, subject to the conclusion of contractuals, received confirmation of ‘super-clean' preferential fund terms from 15 major fund groups.

Multi-asset funds outperform investor expectations

Multi-asset fund returns have beaten investors' expectations over the past three years, according to research from Prudential.

Removal of capital gains tax burden makes the switch cleaner

Stuart Welch, CEO, TD Direct Investing welcomes new HMRC legislation that removes capital gains tax burden from investors switching to clean funds: "The passing of amendments to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) legislation last week, means that investors wishing to move from bundled share classes to rebate-free or ‘clean' share classes will be able to do so without incurring capital gains tax (CGT) at the time of switching.