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Growth funds dominate top-performing European equity league

Growth funds dominate top-performing European equity league

With the summer holiday break approaching, it’s a good time to look back: which funds have done best this year, and what has helped their performance? We start with the asset class that has been...

Europe’s investors confident about economic upswing
Europe’s investors confident about economic upswing

Investors across Europe believe the continent’s economy has turned a corner. But investors...

Investors not expecting a hawkish Draghi at ECB meeting
Investors not expecting a hawkish Draghi at ECB meeting

Industry experts are not expecting the European Central Bank to tighten monetary policy at...

News

Managers slash US weighting to nine-year low

Managers slash US weighting to nine-year low

The exposure of global fund managers to US equities has fallen to its lowest level...

Published : 19, Jul 2017

Is 2017 really the year of the active manager?

Is 2017 really the year of the active manager?

Within the fund industry, 2017 was widely heralded as ‘a year for active managers’....

Published : 18, Jul 2017

JP Morgan: Asian equities heading for correction

JP Morgan: Asian equities heading for correction

History indicates that a market correction in Asian equities is likely within the...

Published : 18, Jul 2017

China GDP growth surprises on the upside

China GDP growth surprises on the upside

China pulled out better than anticipated growth over the second quarter, leading...

Published : 17, Jul 2017

Assets in illiquid credit double in 2016

Assets in illiquid credit double in 2016

Assets invested in illiquid credit more than doubled in 2016 from $178bn to $360bn,...

Published : 17, Jul 2017

Media

US equity CAPE at a 13-year high - time to sell?

US equity CAPE at a 13-year high - time to sell?

The cyclically adjusted P/E ratio of the S&P 500 is at its highest level since 2004. What does that say about return prospects for US equities going forward? Gabriel Bartholdi,...

Features

How should investors respond to ECB tapering?

How should investors respond to ECB tapering?

The improving economic outlook in the euro area has prompted the European Central Bank to consider reining in its monetary stimulus. How should investors respond to the prospect...

Interviews

Fund manager transparency is vital, says Marta Campello

Fund manager transparency is vital, says Marta Campello

Above everything else, Marta Campello of the Spanish wealth manager Abante Asesores wants fund managers to be transparent. And if they are, that could make the difference...

Events

Expert Investor The Madrid Investment Club 2017
Expert Investor The Madrid Investment Club 2017

Monday 25 & Tuesday 26 September
Melia Hotel, Valencia

Expert Investor Italy 2017
Expert Investor Italy 2017

Tuesday 3rd October 

Hotel Principe di Savoia, Milan

Expert Investor Sweden - Equity 2017
Expert Investor Sweden - Equity 2017

Wednesday 11 October
Grand Hotel, Stockholm

Expert Investor Alternative UCITS 2017
Expert Investor Alternative UCITS 2017

Thursday 19 & Friday 20 October
Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin, Noordwijk

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