AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) has liquidated the AXA World Funds – Global Equity Income fund last 19 June, InvestmentEurope has learned. This comes after the largest shareholder of the fund demanded to redeem its investment from the fund. The board of the AXA World Funds Sicav considered that the sub-fund “could no longer be […]
AXA Investment Managers Rosenberg Equities has announced the implementation of advanced modelling techniques using neural networks into their investment approach. The model has been included into the sustainable equity strategy of the firm, part of the Advanced Factors range. It aims to improve the strategy’s ability to identify stocks that are at risk of extreme […]
AXA Investment Managers Rosenberg Equities, part of French asset manager AXA IM, has appointed Kathryn McDonald as head of Sustainable Investing. The manager is pushing to integrate ESG considerations into all AXA IM Rosenberg Equities’ portfolios by the end of 2017. It is understood McDonald has been into her new role since the start of […]
Alec Harper, client portfolio manager at AXA Investment Managers Rosenberg Equities, discusses US equities in the aftermath of UK’s decision to leave the European Union (EU). The surprise vote by the UK to leave the EU has been widely reported, as has the reaction by markets. The question no-one seems to have an answer to […]
Gideon Smith, Europe CIO at AXA Investment Managers, is set to join the upcoming Fund Selector Forum in Copenhagen, taking place at the Hotel d’Angleterre on 26 October. Co-head of the London office, Smith joined AXA Rosenberg in 1998. Previously he has held a number of roles, including Europe deputy chief investment officer, director of […]
Gideon Smith, Europe chief investment officer at AXA Rosenberg, an AXA Investment Managers Company, will join the InvestmentEurope Fund Selector Equity Focus, taking part in Stockholm on 20 October at The Grand Hotel. Smith joined AXA Rosenberg in 1998 and is the Europe chief investment officer co-heading the firm’s London office. He previously held a […]
AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) has announced the launch of its global emerging markets small cap strategy, aimed at providing investors access with a market capitalisation between $100m and $2.5bn. According to the French asset manager, emerging market small cap equities are frequently mispriced and therefore a source of alpha potential for investors. AXA Rosenberg […]
Alec Harper, client portfolio manager at AXA Rosenberg, the systematic equity expertise of AXA IM There are two common misconceptions we face when speaking with investors about AXA Rosenberg’s investment process. The first misconception is that in calculating the fair value of a company we have a pre-determined ‘value’ that we attach to the individual […]
Will Jump, Americas CIO at AXA Rosenberg, sees factors such as continued growth in US corporate earnings spurring stockpicking opportunities in US equities.
Hamburg’s Aquila Capital has recruited a quantitative investment specialist from Axa Rosenberg as a senior fund manager.