The former OMGI Asian equities manager will be based in Hong Kong.
The FSA Spy market buzz – 27 July 2018
OMGI loses, Nikko AM adds, Columbia Threadneedle pinches, Vontobel rotates, LGT loses; Matthews Asia is opening; GSAM roars; Facebook truths; advertising and much more.
OMGI re-names after split from parent
Old Mutual Global Investors has announced that it will become Merian Global Investors, effective from autumn this year.
The FSA Spy market buzz – 06 July 2018
Pinebridge hires, so does Julius Baer; St James’s Place loses; Property in Singapore; Who wants the job?; Staggering stock market statistics; Poor financial advice; advertising and much more.
OMGI shifts from value to quality
Stocks of companies that have stronger balance sheets will benefit more from the current market environment than value stocks, argues Justin Wells, London-based global equities strategist at Old Mutual Global Investors.
OMGI parts ways with Crabb’s Asian equities team
Old Mutual Global Investors (OMGI) is to hand the management of its two Asian equity funds to the firm’s global equities desk headed by Ian Heslop and part ways with fund manager Josh Crabb and his investment team.
OMGI: Asian equity picks for 2018
Infrastructure in India, curbing pollution in China, and specific smaller tech companies are the most promising investment opportunities in Asia, argues Joshua Crabb, head of Asian equities at OMGI.
Regulatory support boosts CoCos
A favourable regulatory approach should make contingent convertibles (CoCos) an attractive yield- generating product, said OMGI’s Michael Sullivan.
The mechanics of OMGI’s equity team
Avoiding macro bets, watching investor behavior and emphasising quant screening: OMGI’s Ian Heslop, explains how the equities investment team works.
The FSA Spy market buzz – 10 February 2017
Prudential pinches from OCBC; Bordier & Cie loses; Capital Group hires; OMGI likes gold; AB calls China straight; BMO and passives; Euro debt; Stan Chartered’s charges and much more.