Aegon’s equity high alpha fund is aimed at pension and institutional investors seeking to maximise returns and access to the AEGON equity team through a pooled fund. The fund manager is Peter Shaw, who currently manages the firm’s UK tactical pension fund.
The objective of the fund is to outperform the FTSE All Share by 4 per cent a year over a rolling three-year period. It will look to invest in between 45 and 55 stocks and will have a higher than average risk profile.
Chris Taylor, Investment Director & Head of Research at Neptune The oil price has more than halved over the past 18 months. Many market participants assume this is a temporary phenomenon. We believe they are wrong. Our analysis of the changes taking place in the real world suggests the oil industry is adapting to life […]
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The Association of Member Nominated Trustees and the UK Sustainable Investment Association have urged pension funds to keep an eye on whether their investment consultants’ sustainable investment advice lives up to the minimum service requirements under regulation. The AMNT and UKSIF says consultants should meet minimum requirements as soon as possible so as not to […]