Vector Navigator – Bart van de Ven’s favourite fund
Vector Navigator is the name of the global equity fund most close to Bart van de Ven’s heart. It’s a long-standing name in the client portfolios of the Belgian wealth manager Accuro.
Expensive US or cheap European stocks? Not an easy choice
European equities are hugely undervalued, says Jan Vergote, head of investment strategy at Belfius Bank. But he still finds ‘expensive’ US equities more attractive on the short term. In this video interview, he reveals why.
Be contrarian in the face of Trump uncertainty
Equity markets have responded positively to Donald Trump’s election after an initial setback. But Trump’s unpredictability will remain a risk for the full four years of his presidency. It is, however, more important than ever to hold your nerve and dare to be contrarian.
Absolute return enthusiasm fades with Belgian fund buyers
Belgian investors have been eagerly buying absolute return funds for a couple of years now, but their appetite has taken a hit as returns have been outright disappointing.