BNP Paribas has strengthened its multi asset & quantitative solutions team in Amsterdam with the appointment of Mark van den Berg. He joined BNP Paribas on 1 September 2018 as senior solutions designer. Van den Berg comes from Actiam, where he was responsible for risk and portfolio management for past seven years. Before working for […]
The Swiss Life Living + Working fund, a KVG established under German law, has made an additional investment into Amsterdam property, valued at about €15m, marking the first acquisition outside Germany. The properties are located in the old town of Amsterdam. Currently used as offices, they are close to the main railway station, Dam Square […]
ETP provider Source has listed three of its products on the Amsterdam section of Euronext, offering access to US large cap equities, US biotech equities and physical gold. The three are: Source S&P 500 Ucits ETF, which has some $3bn of AUM Source Nasdaq Biotech Ucits ETF, which is claimed to be the only ETF […]
The mayor of Amsterdam, Eberhard van der Laan, has urged ABP, the biggest pension fund in the Netherlands, to divest from fossil fuels, in response to a campaign initiated by climate campaigners Amsterdam Fossielvrij (Fossil Free Amsterdam). Van der Laan addressed the ABP board in a letter, stressing that “If ABP does not end investments […]
Investment consultancy bfinance has announced the appointment of Witold Witkiewicz as director in its Private Markets business area and John Amoasi as senior associate in Fixed Income. Witold joins from Aeriance Investments, a European property debt platform. he has also managed a discretionary long/short account of global real estate investment trust equities. Previously he was […]
Amsterdam based Sustainalytics has been picked by Danske Capital to provide ESG research and analysis, that can be integrated into the manager’s investment products. Danske has more than €100bn equivalent in assets under management globally, and claims particular in-house skills in managing Nordic, European and Eastern European assets. It works with external managers in other […]
Dexion capital, the investment bank specialising in alternatives, says research being published as part of its Third Annual Research Conference suggests the market in listed alternatives is now a $73bn sector on the London and Amsterdam stock exchanges. Some $12.6bn has been added via IPOs in the past 12 months, with a further $5.4bn via […]
InvestmentEurope’s Professional Investor Forum took place in Amsterdam during the second week of October. Here is a selection of key moments.
Rahul Chadha, co-chief investment officer at Mirae Asset Global Investments, will be taking part in InvestmentEurope’s Professional Investor Forum in Amsterdam on 8 October.
Robin Johnson, senior investment consultant at Morningstar, will present findings of research into the concept of efficient income and what this suggests about constructing income efficient portfolios, when he attends the InvestmentEurope Professional Investor Forum in Amsterdam on 8 October.
Daniel Dax, general manager at LuxFLAG, the Luxembourg based non-profit organisation developed to support sustainable investments, will deliver the keynote introduction to InvestmentEurope’s Professional Investor Forum in Amsterdam on 8 October.
A selection of key moments caught on camera from InvestmentEurope’s recent Forum in Amsterdam have been published.