Since the takeover of passives, the active industry appears to be in a performance decline, but Frank Talbot says it's time to embrace change and move away from benchmarking against an index.
The days of steadily falling interest rates are behind us, but, Citywire head of investment research Frank Talbot asks, are today’s breed of bond managers ready?
Citywire head of investment research Frank Talbot rounds up the best sectors in the first quarter of the year.
Each emerging market is different, but with so many to choose from, head of investment research Frank Talbot discovers the benefits of being active in this space.
When the US equity market is so strong, why turn your attention to anything else? Citywire’s head of investment research, Frank Talbot, makes the case for an alternative.
There are many qualities that make up a good portfolio manager and what top performers do in their down time can be as important as what happens at work. Head of investment research Frank Talbot takes a look at the most popular hobbies across the board.
At first glance, selling down equity positions appears counter-intuitive, but Citywire head of research Frank Talbot finds mixed asset managers are realising the benefits.
In our latest look at the world’s top portfolio managers, we focus on some of the potential stars of tomorrow.
We use our database and unique manager and group ratings to reveal what the UK’s largest asset manager would look like.
Citywire's head of investment research, Frank Talbot, sizes up the £11 billion mega-merger.