Finns and Swedes’ small cap preference reaps rewards
European small cap growth funds have outperformed rival fund categories over the last three years, and Finnish and Swedish fund selectors have led the pack in cashing in.
Nordic fund platform, Kames Capital sign distribution agreement
Nasdaq’s Scandinavian fund platform, Nordic Fund Market, has signed a distribution agreement with UK fund manager Kames Capital to offer its range of 11 Dublin-registered funds.
Nordic fund selectors look to Asia, GEM over European equities
Demand for European equities is the lowest from Nordic fund selectors as they turn their interest towards Asia and emerging markets, according to Expert Investor.
Active or passive? It’s not a binary choice
Investors shouldn’t concentrate too much on the question whether to go for an active or a passive solution, argued Kari Vatanen, head of cross assets and allocation, Varma Mutual Pensions at Expert Investor’s autumn roundtable discussion in Helsinki. “Active and passive is a continuum from market-cap weighted indices to really active long/short hedge funds,” he said.
Finding under-appreciated change in emerging markets
Ross Teverson explains why Jupiter AM’s investment philosophy in emerging markets is all centred on finding companies that bring about long-term positive change.
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Published: 31 May 17