Aberdeen Standard has partnered with CCB International AM to offer a fixed income product based on China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
Although he is wary about the fiscal burden taken on by some emerging markets, selective Asia local currency bonds are appealing, according to Gam Investments’ macro strategist
FSA compares two emerging market fixed income funds: the Axa World Funds Emerging Markets Short Duration Bonds Fund and the JGF-Jupiter Global Emerging Markets Short Duration Bond Fund.
The asset manager has SFC approval to introduce an emerging market bond fund.
The leading passive fund provider is keen to offer active management strategies for specialist assets classes to Asia investors, according to Vanguard’s emerging market bond head.
Robust economic growth and interest rate cuts should support emerging market bonds this year, but several risks loom in the background, according to Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI).
Aberdeen Standard Investment is the latest asset manager to sell a fixed maturity product (FMP), generating income through allocations to emerging market bonds.
Ahead of its planned launch of a fixed maturity product, Aberdeen Standard Investments makes the case for emerging market corporate bonds.
Separately, the firm plans to expand its GEM fixed income team to include an Asia-focused analyst, according to Alejandro Arevalo, London-based emerging market fixed income fund manager at Jupiter Asset Management.
All of the firm’s EM fixed income products are expected to be ESG compliant this year, as the 2020 target for firm-wide integration continues.