Malmö, Sweden based IKC Fonder has launched the country's first fund dedicated to investing in the Philippines, the IKC Filippinerna Flexibel.11 Mar 2014
The Swedish Investment Fund Association has reported net sales across the industry hit SEK12bn (€1.35bn) in February, led by bond and balanced funds.10 Mar 2014
The latest review of the Norwegian economy by the OECD, and the government's response, suggests funds could benefit from a shift away from taxes that benefit owner-occupiers of residential property.05 Mar 2014
Kristoffer Stensrud, portfolio manager of the Skagen Kon-Tiki fund, has commented on the situation in emerging markets in 2013 and early 201404 Mar 2014
Frontier and emerging markets specialist Tundra Fonder, based in Stockholm, has issued a note to investor saying it will be providing updates via Facebook on the situation in Ukraine and the impact on markets.03 Mar 2014
Helene Williamson, head of Emerging Market Debt at First State Investments, is set to contribute to the discussion at the upcoming Fund Selector Forum Sweden in Stockholm on 7 May.26 Feb 2014
Some 12 Oyster funds from Swiss banking group Syz & Co have been registered for sale in Sweden, which the manager says offers ample opportunity for its fund range.25 Feb 2014
SPP has announced it is merging the Aktiefond Sverige Aktiv with the Aktiefond Sverige by 21 March, which will affect investors using the PPM platform in Sweden24 Feb 2014
The Norwegian Fund and Asset Management Association, VFF, has published data suggesting 2013 was the best ever year in terms of total AUM hitting NOK663bn (€80.1bn) across the local industry.24 Feb 2014
Bart Goosens, global head of Quantitative Equity Management at Candriam Investors Group, will share views on a systematic approach to US and global equity selection, when taking part in the Fund Selector Forum Sweden on 7 May.24 Feb 2014
Skagen’s annual New Year’s Conference in London has offered predictions of performance from emerging markets in 2014.20 Feb 2014
Fixed income funds, predominantly those able to look beyond government securities, attracted NOK56bn of the total NOK60bn (€7.2bn) in net sales through January across all client segments, reports VFF, the Norwegian Fund and Asset Management Association.17 Feb 2014
Teis Knuthsen, CIO at Saxo Private Bank, points to signs that the global economy will continue to expand through 2014.10 Feb 2014
East Capital's chief economist Marcus Svedberg notes there are reasons to avoid a negative consensus on emerging markets for 2014.05 Feb 2014
Diamond Lee, senior portfolio manager of Asian Equities at Ignis Asset Management, is to present his views on Chinese growth at the upcoming Fund Selector Forum Sweden, taking place on 7 May in Stockholm.03 Feb 2014
Selectors are increasingly being asked to consider the merits of ‘smart beta’ on behalf of their clients, but opinion on its role in providing superior risk adjusted returns is not clear cut.
A selection of key moments caught on camera from InvestmentEurope's recent Fund Selector Bond Focus Italy, which took place in Milan on 4 March.
Helene Williamson, head of Emerging Market Debt at First State Investments, is set to contribute to the discussion at the upcoming Fund Selector Forum Sweden in Stockholm on 7 May.