Parisians add risk in low yield world
Single-country investing is best utilised as part of a broader portfolio. By Oliver Kettlewell, investment research analyst at Morningstar OBSR
As alternative beta products become available to smaller investors, what are the potential benefits and pitfalls of the approach? By Will Jackson
Investing in individual managers and giving them total freedom to add alpha is Tristan Delaunay’s firm belief.
Full voting results from this year’s Expert Investor Belgium event.
At an Amsterdam roundtable debate chaired by Expert Investor Europe editor Dylan Emery, four key Dutch pension scheme decision makers discussed their attitudes to currency risk, the growing pressures they face from politicians, and the proposed EU financial transaction tax
Stocks are on the menu in Brussels
Dutch fund selectors are living up to expectations. More than half of delegates surveyed at the Expert Investor Netherlands conference in September 2011, planned to increase their investment grade corporate bond allocations during the following 12 months – the strongest positive response on any mainstream asset class (see graph 1). In July, our researchers found […]
Emerging hope amid euro fears
It will be no surprise to hear that Belgian investors have lost confidence regarding the economic outlook within the eurozone, in line with the rest of European investors. Many investors told us they are looking at other asset classes’ performance, mostly outside the eurozone. Unsurprisingly, emerging markets is an option that we continue to hear […]