Kristoffer Stensrud, co-founder of Norwegian boutique Skagen is among a number of board members who have announced their departures following the acquisition of the business by the Storebrand group. The board members who have departed include: Henrik Lisæth, Anne Sophie Stensrud and Frances Eaton. Deputy board members departing include Jesper Rangvid, Simen Vier Simensen and Kristoffer […]
Skagen, the independent manager based in the Norwegian oil town of Stavanger, has been acquired by Storebrand, the Norwegian insurance group, and will thus join Delphi Funds (Norway based) and SPP (Sweden based) as a brand offering actively managed funds to the market. Skagen will remain a separate company, with its own board, according to […]
In the wake of Italy’s referendum that saw encumbent prime minister Matteo Renzi resign after losing the argument for constitutional change, a number of equity and fixed income managers have issued a mix of messages both warning of the outcome for markets, but also that the near term reaction may not portend the longer term […]
Stig Tønder, manager of the Delphi Global fund, has given his view of a global economy that is still not quite meeting expectations.
Delphi Funds, the Norwegian manager, has rolled out a global emerging market Ucits, which is initially seeking sales in Nordic markets and the Netherlands, but which will be available to institutional investors beyond these markets.
Inflation could be the ‘joker’ that changes everything in a world where currently most people want to invest in debt instruments says Espen Furnes, manager of Norway based Delphi Europe.
Norwegian asset manager Delphi has changed the names of its funds to facilitate international sales.
Øyvind Fjell, manager of Norwegian fund Delphi Norden, says that the continued development of a global middle class is crucial for future investment returns and a rebalancing of the global economy.
The mutual funds manager has put an ex-fund selector in charge of its international expansion, starting with Finland and then the Netherlands.
Øyvind Fjell, Oslo-based manager of the Delphi Norden fund, outlines why he believes the region remains an oasis for long-term investors.
Espen Furnes, manager of the Norway-based Delphi Europa equity fund, says it is not surprising that nobody bothered to celebrate the latest anniversary of the euro at the turn of the year. That would have been too provocative.