Aberdeen CEO Martin Gilbert has raised the prospect of closing the group's Asia Pacific equity funds in the near future after admitting it "cannot cope" with soaring inflows.
Fidelity has added a new product to its emerging market (EM) debt fund range, taking its total number of products to four.
Aberdeen Asset Management is to raise the initial charge on a number of emerging markets funds to 2% in order to stem inflows and avoid liquidity issues.
IMPROVED ECONOMIC DATA WILL DRAW IN INVESTORS
Strong inflows into Aberdeen Asset Management's emerging market debt range have helped drive a 3% rise in the group's AUM in the three months to 31 December 2012.
Fidelity's Anthony Bolton has predicted a turnaround in China next year as the economic cycle shifts in the country's favour.
EMERGING MARKETS DEBT
Liontrust Asset Management has closed its Dublin-domiciled Emerging Markets Opportunities fund and fund managers Eoghan Flanagan and James Mellersh are set to leave the firm.
First State Investments will no longer accept new platform business for its £5.6bn Asia Pacific Leaders and offshore Global Emerging Markets Select funds in an effort to limit inflows.
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