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Scandinavia

Tundra to merge Agri&Food with Frontier Opportunities fund

Swedish manager Tundra is to merge two of its funds, citing yields that have not lived up to management expectations.

22 Apr 2014
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Ritu Vohoro of M&G to speak at Helsinki Roundtable

Ritu Vohoro, manager of the M&G Equity Risk fund is set to take part in the InvestmentEurope Fund Selector Roundtable in Helsinki on 29 April.

22 Apr 2014
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Ignis' Joanna Howley to participate in Stockholm

Joanna Howley will be discussing Ignis Asset Management's approach to delivering absolute return from assets such as government bonds at the upcoming InvestmentEurope Fund Selector Forum Sweden, taking place in Stockholm on 7 May.

22 Apr 2014
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Helsinki brings M&G, Ignis and RenAsset speakers

InvestmentEurope's Fund Selector Roundtable Finland, which takes place in Helsinki on 29 April, will feature speakers from M&G Investments, Ignis Asset Management and RenAsset Management.

17 Apr 2014
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Hilde Jensen comments on Skagen Kon-Tiki Q1 update

Hilde Jensen, portfolio manager on the Skagen Kon-Tiki fund, has provided comment on the performance of the portfolio through the first quarter of 2014, and the trends in emerging markets it is seeing.

13 Apr 2014
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Ålandsbanken to merge two funds

Ålandsbanken, the financial services group headquartered in the autonomous Åland region of Finland, is merging its Eco Performance fund into its Europe Value fund on 28 April.

11 Apr 2014
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HealthInvest joins Swedish Investment Fund Association

HealthInvest, the Swedish manager specialising in healthcare companies with sales in Asian, as well as micro-, small- and mid-cap healthcare companies, has joined the Swedish Investment Fund Association as a member.

11 Apr 2014
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Swedish fund industry attracts net SEK7bn through March

Data published by the Swedish Investment Fund Association shows about SEK7bn (€773m) in net new sales were made through March.

10 Apr 2014
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Best practice commitment will ensure superior returns, says Danish Federation

The Federation of Danish Investment Associations (InvesteringsForeningsRådet) has reacted to proposals published by the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority (Finanstilsynet) for improving investor returns by reiterating its members' commitment to best practice, to maintain competitiveness against European peers.

08 Apr 2014
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Ålandsbanken's independent view

Anna-Stina Wiklund, portfolio manager at Ålandsbanken Asset Management, explains the manager's independent view.

07 Apr 2014
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Nordea Markets sees rate tightening risk in Norway

Cuts to margins on mortgage products by lenders in Norway may yet cause the central bank to tighten its rates, sending NOK higher, says analyst Erik Johannes Bruce at Nordea Markets.

04 Apr 2014
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Sweden's Simplicity sells out of Russian corporate bonds

Swedish asset manager Simplicity has reported that its Global Corporate Bond fund sold out of three Russian names - Lukoil, Rosneft and Vimpelcom - in the past month as a direct result of rising geopolitical tensions across Europe.

04 Apr 2014
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Wells Fargo funds on Nordnet platform for Finland

Wells Fargo Asset Management has been added to fund distribution platform Nordnet for the Finnish market, where 11 subfunds to its Luxembourg based Worldwide Fund Ucits will be available to local investors.

01 Apr 2014
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Odin confirms details of Europa SMB and Europe funds merger

Norway's Odin Fund Management has confirmed completion of the proposed merger of its Europa SMB and Europe funds.

31 Mar 2014
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Nationalisation of foreign owned assets starts in Crimea

Evidence has emerged from Swedish E&P oil firm Shelton Petroleum that the new authorities in Crimea have started a nationalisation process to take over foreign owned assets.

28 Mar 2014

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Polar's Sugarman to speak on convertible bonds at Zurich Forum

David Sugarman, fund manager for Polar Capital, will discuss convertible bonds at the InvestmentEurope Pension Fund Forum held in Zurich on 15 May.

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SSgA's Harris to discuss smart beta at Zurich Pension Forum

Anna Paula Harris, portfolio strategist for the global equity beta solutions group at State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), will address smart beta strategies at the InvestmentEurope Pension Forum to be held in Zurich on 15 May.