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
Economists at BNP Paribas say that nobody won in the battle that finally ended with the US Congress being allowed do to its job properly and thereby avoid any default on US government debt.20 Oct 2013
La Française and OFI AM have confirmed the combination of their incubation activities run by NExT AM and NewAlpha AM.10 Oct 2013
Amidst the first US federal government shutdown for 17 years, BNP Paribas asks why this situation has come about and how long it could last.06 Oct 2013
Chris Mowbray, senior modelling application specialist at S&P Capital IQ, has said that an improvement in French GDP growth in 2014-15 could result in an upturn in M&A activity involving foreign buyers of French SMEs.01 Oct 2013
The results of the parliamentary elections in Germany on 22 September could lead to a couple of months of negotiations before a new government is actually in place, say BNP Paribas economists.27 Sep 2013
La Française and Vivarte Group have entered a partnership covering some 80 retail locations across France.23 Sep 2013
The lack of 'dynamism' in respect of employment activity seems to have been enough for the Federal Reserve to postpone tapering of QE3, according to economists at BNP Paribas.23 Sep 2013
Social Responsible Investing (SRI) is gaining ground across the European asset management industry, but Italy's is still weighted to the retail investor.
Henderson Global Investors has won the Group of the Year category at the InvestmentEurope Fund Manager of the Year Awards, with Polar Capital taking Specialist Group of the Year.
InvestmentEurope's Pension Fund Forum is taking place today, 21 November, in Zurich - offering a programme of individual speakers and panel discussion throughout the day.