Here you can see a slideshow of photos taken at Expert Investor Finland, held on 16th May in Helsinki.
Holger Wehner explains why the Allianz Global Equity Insights fund is taking a contrarian stance, being overweight in a region that most investors currently find less than appealing.
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.
David Oliphant of Columbia Threadneedle Investments explains why he believes "fixed income lends itself rather nicely to both social investment and investment returns.
Investors in Finland have increased their allocations to emerging market debt and high-yield bonds in an effort to maintain yields. Though spreads have compressed below their long-term average, they feel forced to maintain, or even increase their allocations.
Economics will trump politics as the main driving factor for equities this year, Finland’s fund buyers believe. And European equities are the place to be.
Here you can see a slideshow of photos taken at the Expert Investor Finland forum, held in Helsinki on 22 November 2016.
Companies in the Nordic countries continue to hold the majority of their liquidity in bank accounts. And they don’t have plans to diversify, despite the threat of negative central bank interest rates being passed on to them.