Brooks Macdonald Funds is set to launch the North Row Liquid Property fund, an actively-managed Ucits core property fund.
Schroders has launched the Schroder Euro Credit Conviction fund, investing in euro-denominated bonds and other fixed and floating-rate securities.
The US Federal Reserve has announced it will reduce the monthly rate of purchases of US Treasury bonds and mortgage backed securities by $10 billion (£6.1 billion) per month.
Neil Woodford is to join Oakley Capital Management with effect from 1 May 2014.
VCT managers are optimistic for the year ahead with three quarters believing the economy is improving.
Old Mutual Global Investors has announced the launch of the offshore Old Mutual UK Alpha (IRL) fund to be managed by Richard Buxton, the group's head of equities, and co-managed by Errol Francis.
Guinness Asset Management has launched an alternative investment market-listed (Aim) enterprise investment scheme (EIS), which will invest in Aim companies.
Edward Bonham Carter is to step down as chief executive at Jupiter Asset Management in March 2014.
Legg Mason Global Asset Management is launching a Western Asset Macro Opportunities fund.
Kames Capital has announced it will launch a Property Authorised Investment fund in the first quarter of next year.