Nice-headquartered asset management fintech Active Asset Allocation (AAA) has appointed Pascal Dumont as partner and head of Institutional Sales, effective 1 February 2018. Dumont joins from BNP Paribas Asset Management, where he was most recently head of Institutional Sales France. He will be supporting AAA’s growth on the institutional segment. AAA provides a range of […]
Active asset managers are set to benefit from the current environment of asset price bubble and growing instability, according to three quarter of respondents of a recent survey conducted by Natixis Asset Management. The survey, conducted among 500 institutional investors revealed that respondents were cautious of inflows into passive funds, which according to 59% of […]
Globally we continue to see a supportive backdrop for equities, which we still prefer relative to bonds. US stocks lagged in early 2015, but cuts to earnings expectations leave a low hurdle for positive surprise. Meanwhile, higher beta markets—Europe and Japan—continue to deliver on earnings as currency weakness boosts output. Central bank stimulus is likely […]
Robert Lee, partner & director at Lord Abbett, will be joining the upcoming Pan-European Fund Selector Summit in Lausanne, taking place at the Beau-Rivage Palace 28-30 April. He will be discussing investment opportunities at a time of increasing divergence in policy – at a time when after six years the US Federal Reserve is finally […]
Ermanno Mattio, COO of Peregrine Communications, the specialist marketing & communication agency purely focused on asset management, has outlined some thoughts on how asset managers should think about communication.
Active Asset Allocation (AAAiC) and NExT AM have signed a strategic partnership agreement to provide risk management and asset allocation support to entrepreneurial companies NExT AM is investing in.