German fund selectors turn to absolute return strategies in an attempt to diversify their investments.
nordea awarded chinese trading licence
Expert Investor Europe’s latest research trip to Frankfurt revealed that fund selectors from Europe’s biggest market are stepping up their allocation to Asian equities again, signalling the bearish sentiment towards the asset class among European investors is changing. Earlier research this year in Norway, Sweden and Switzerland pointed in the same direction. Awarded by the […]
Talking tactics with Thomas Romig
Thomas Romig talks about the qualities he values in fund managers, and why he likens building an asset management portfolio to managing a football team.
Fund-of-Fund net inflows break post-crisis records
Net new flows into Funds-of-Funds (FoFs) exceeded 40bn in 2013, the biggest inflow in recent years.
german fund selector sentiment turns down
Fund selectors in Europe’s largest economy have grown notably more pessimistic on the macroeconomic outlook over the past six months, mirroring other recent sentiment indicators.
expert investor switzerland the long short of it
The clearest differentiating factor between the investors in Zurich and their counterparts in our recent Expert Investor meetings was their comfort level with long/short strategies
sentiment survey 2013 q4 switzerland
The voting results from fund selectors in Zurich, in November 2013
german reforms catastrophic says brandstaeter
Tougher licensing of German intermediaries risks leaving investors ill-prepared for retirement, according to Fonds Laden CEO Peter Brandstaeter
contrarian views stoke debate in munich
Last week’s Expert Investor Deutschland event in Munich brought up some unexpected results with some non-consensual views on inflation, gold and the euro standing out
cagey swiss mull absolute return em credit
Zurich-based investors plan to increase their absolute return and emerging market corporate bond allocations, according to research by Expert Investor Europe