Economists at BNP Paribas point to sluggish recovery in the peripheral member states, according to their latest view of the European economy.02 Mar 2014
La Française and Tages Capita have announced the agreement of a strategic partnership.11 Feb 2014
Economists at BNP Paribas have pondered the possible development of external trade deficits affecting China as the country churns out increasingly sophisticated and costly exports.09 Feb 2014
Unigestion has recently obtained AIFM authorisation from the French Financial Markets Authority for its asset management company based in France.28 Jan 2014
NewAlpha Asset Management has announced the fourth incubation partnership between the French managers-only seeding fund Emergence and Rcube Asset Management.22 Jan 2014
European equity investment boutique Verrazzano Capital has launched European equity investment boutique, a Ucits-compliant Luxembourg Sicav structure.16 Dec 2013
Haiyan Li Labbé, analyst on China at Carmignac Gestion, believes recent political decisions have set the stage for a decade of improvements in the country.10 Dec 2013
La Française REIM, the property investor, has used its latest quarterly newsletter to consider both the economic context of investing in the asset class currently, as well as the role of property related debt as part of actively managed portfolios.06 Dec 2013
Amundi Real Estate, the €7bn manager, has acquired its first wholly owned London office building through its retail property collective investment scheme OPCI.05 Dec 2013
Paris-based La Française and UK's Inflection Point Capital Management (IPCM) have announced plans for a major joint venture to be named La Française Inflection Point.03 Dec 2013
The French Asset Management Association (AFG) and the Paris Fund Industry (PFI) have met in London to outline the future of the country's industry in a global market scenario.28 Nov 2013
Standard & Poor's has cut France's sovereign credit rating by one notch to AA from AA+, judging President Francois Hollande's economic reforms inadequate to spur growth.08 Nov 2013
Crédit Agricole is seeking a postive impact on its Core Tier One ratio by taking an increased share in Amundi from co-owner Société Générale, while disposing of its half of the jointly owned brokerage business Newedge Group.07 Nov 2013
Paris investment house Carmignac Gestion has sponsored the publication of the report carried out by CEPS (Center for the European Policy Studies) on long-term and retirement savings.06 Nov 2013
Amundi has changed the name of its Luxembourg based International Sicav to First Eagle Amundi International, reflecting the management role of First Eagle Investment Management.05 Nov 2013
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.