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 between being ditched and being given a second chance.
Mark Mobius, AKA Mr Emerging Markets, will be stepping back from day-to-day management of several high-profile funds at Franklin Templeton. He tells us where he would like to retire, if it ever comes to that.
Sébastien Saba, head of fund selection at Meeschaert family office Belgium, reveals why he is generally unmoved by volatility, and explains his preference for boutique funds.
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?
Factor investing has many advantages, says Freddy van Mulligen, head of equity and fixed income manager selection at the Dutch institutional money manager. But he still can’t do without active managers.
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.
Ricardo Libano, a fund selector at the Portuguese wealth manager IM Gestão de Ativos in Lisbon, has a natural inclination to invest in active funds. But it’s not always easy to do so, and sometimes he is left little choice but to select a passive option.
Combining steady returns with low volatility is a key requirement for most investors. In this video, Unigestion's head of macroeconomic research explains how investors can achieve that.