Active managers must work to justify fees

Lift focus on small-caps, diversifying strategies and new products

Stocks gain as earnings and data please

S&P 500 has best week since July

Is ‘smart beta’ the latest money tree?

Returns could decline as more money flows into the strategies

Amundi bidding to break into UK market

French giant pitching to wealth managers, fund pickers

ETF Securities latest to bring indexing in-house

Proprietary benchmarks tailor commodities exposures

Indices plan for Chinese shares panned

Adding A-shares to indices would be unworkable, says Mark Wiedman

Warburg Pincus eyes further acquisitions in Europe

Source owner also open to letting ETF unit engineer deals

Emerging market funds bounce back

Asset managers start to rotate back into developing economies

Active equity a chink in BlackRock armour

Fund house fails to shake off concerns about its weak spot

Bitcoin bound for ‘guns and gold crowd’

Tracker fund for virtual currency to be expanded to retail market