Pan-European Summit in Lausanne kicks off
With 73 delegates attending, the InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit in Lausanne has now kicked off. The event takes places at the Beau Rivage Palace between 26 and 28 of April.
The forum offers three days of informative boardroom session, presented by fourteen asset management groups including Aberdeen Asset Management, Baillie Gifford & Co, Brandes Investment Partners, Lord Abbett, Nordea Asset Management, Old Mutual Global Investors, Ossiam in partnership with Barclays, Principal Global Investors, RWC Partners, Tokio Marine Asset Management, First State Investments, Eurizon Capital, First Trust Global Portfolios and MFS Investment Management.
Delegates are currently attending boardroom sessions presented by managers who, in the next three days, will tackle fixed income across areas such as global high yield, emerging market and corporate bonds and convertibles.
For equity investors, there are presentations and discussions about areas including European growth companies, US, Japanese and GEM equities, as well as opportunities linked to climate and environmental themes. Multi-asset and systematic strategies are also addressed.
Tomorrow’s programme will be opened by keynote speaker Stéphane Garelli, who holds professorships at both the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) and the University of Lausanne.
InvestmentEurope will be reporting live online and via social media. Stay tuned on Twitter using the hashtag #FSSUMMIT and follow @InvEurope. Additionally, an extensive summary of key discussions will be featured in the next issue of InvestmentEurope.