Swedish selectors close door on property investments
Swedish fund selectors are the most negative towards property investments across Europe with 50% of those surveyed during the last quarter expecting to sell property investments over the next 12 months, Expert Investor data shows.
Popularity of absolute return strategies could signal further volatility
Across Europe absolute return strategies are the asset class most fund selectors wanted to buy even before the recent rise in volatility in bond and equity markets, although the Dutch are not particularly keen on the strategy.
Expert Investor Alternative Ucits Congress – Photo Gallery
Here is a selection of photos taken at the Expert Investor Alternative Ucits Congress, held in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, on 19 and 20 October.
Investors celebrate mainstream victory in Dutch elections
Markets have welcomed the failure of Dutch far-right leader Wilders to make significant gains in yesterday’s elections. The euro was up by more than 1% against the dollar, and peripheral bond spreads narrowed. Has the populist tide now turned?
Dutch elections a first gauge of EU populist fever
The Dutch elections on Wednesday are unlikely to result in the populist, anti-EU Freedom Party (PVV) taking power. But the elections are important for another reason.
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.