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Distributor interview - Tobias Pross, Allianz GI

Distributor interview - Tobias Pross, Allianz...

Tobias Pross, Allianz GI’s head of EMEA, considers the recent reinvention of his company, its massive expansion into alternatives, and answers the question: why hasn’t it changed its name?

Published : 5, Jun 2017
German SRI laggards play catch-up

German SRI laggards play catch-up

German investors are laggards when it comes to sustainable investing compared to most of their peers in surrounding counties. They are catching up, but still have some work to do.

Published : 31, May 2017
DZ PRIVATBANK’s Willi Oberbeck on the merits of absolute return funds

DZ PRIVATBANK’s Willi Oberbeck on the merits of...

Willi Oberbeck, a fund selector at DZ PRIVATBANK, tells why he already started using alternative Ucits funds more than six years ago, long before demand for absolute returns started to really heat up.

Published : 17, May 2017
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What do German fund buyers think of all the major asset classes?

Published : 1, May 2017
Future-proofing a multi-asset portfolio: Thomas Romig - part 1 of 2

Future-proofing a multi-asset portfolio: Thomas...

In this video interview, Assenagon's Thomas Romig explains how he has been adding many different flavours to his multi-asset funds over the years.

Published : 16, Mar 2017
European equities: Romig's 'contrarian' bet - part 2 of 2

European equities: Romig's 'contrarian' bet -...

In part two of this video interview, Thomas Romig explains why he is so bullish on European equities, despite the political risks on the continent.

ESG leaves Munich’s fund buyers cold

ESG leaves Munich’s fund buyers cold

ESG funds are fast becoming a staple that caters for the appetite of Northern European investors. But in the centre of Europe’s automotive industry, Bavaria, investors are not quite as bothered with sustainability.

Published : 2, Nov 2016
Photo Gallery - Expert Investor Deutschland 2016

Photo Gallery - Expert Investor Deutschland 2016...

Here you can see a selection of photos taken at Expert Investor Deutschland in Munich on 25th October 2016.

Published : 31, Oct 2016
Institutional investors believe return targets are out of reach

Institutional investors believe return targets...

Six in 10 institutional investors in the northern half of Europe believe they will fail to generate their target return over the next three years, according to a poll by Union Investment. Unlike their peers elsewhere, German investors put the blame squarely on the low-yield environment.

Published : 19, Oct 2016
Bavarian fund buyers move back into absolute return

Bavarian fund buyers move back into absolute return...

Even though they continue to have issues with absolute return funds, fund selectors in Munich feel forced to move back into the asset class.

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