Generali Investments Germany has reshuffled its executive board, creating a number of new positions, in a bid to strengthen its presence in the German market. As a result of the reshuffle, all its business departments will now be directed from Germany, as Giovanni Liverani (pictured), chairman of the board at Generali Germany confirms. The board […]
Italy’s asset management industry posted €4.1bn total net inflows in November, industry association Assogestioni has revealed. The positive result brought total net sales since the beginning of the year to €130bn. Total industry AUM stood at €1,835bn at the end of November 2015. Open-ended funds were confirmed as the investors’ favourite option by contributing €3.3bn […]
Italy’s Banca Generali asset management unit has posted net inflows of €3bn from January to September, the latest report showed. The result marks a 24% rise year-on-year, “which was influenced by non-recurring items,” the group said. “In the period between July and September, volatility did not cause concerns among clients who were supported by our prompt […]
Italy’s asset management industry posted net inflows of €8.7bn in September, industry association Assogestioni has revealed. Although the result brings total net inflows since the beginning of the year to €120bn, open-ended funds, which traditionally are the biggest source of income for the industry, slowed down significantly in September with €2.8bn net inflows against the […]
By Cristiano Stampa, head of Fund Management and International Investments di Generali Real Estate discusses the company’s investment focus. Do you invest in property, or have selected exposure to real estate via funds? The Generali Group invests regularly in the real estate asset class, primarily via direct property investments, but to a lesser extent considers […]
Italy’s Generali Group has signed a license for Conning’s GEMS Economic Scenario Generator to improve its strategic asset allocation process. The software will be used to produce real world economic scenarios needed to support the investment team’s strategic asset allocation optimisation process, the group said. Conning’s GEMS software simulates future states of the global economy and […]
The Italian asset management industry registered €6.4bn net sales in August, industry association Assogestioni has revealed. Since the beginning of the year, asset managers saw total net inflows of €111bn, €23bn above the results achieved in the same period of 2014. Open-ended funds drove the positive results with €4.3bn net inflows, while institutional mandates registered […]
Italy’s asset management industry posted €9bn net inflows in December 2014, ending the year with total AUM of some €1,600bn, industry association Assogestioni has revealed. The results marked a 14-year high for open-ended funds, which ended the year with a surplus of €87bn from 2013. Total net inflows for the year reached some €129bn, Assogestioni […]
The People’s Bank of China has bought 2% of Italy’s insurer Assicurazioni Generali, according to both Reuters and the local trade press. The Chinese central bank is now the fifth shareholder of Generali, following Mediobanca(13.465% del capitale); Cassa depositi e prestiti (2.569%); B&D Holding di Marco Drago (2.433%) and Effetti (2.151%). After the news, Generali’s […]
BNP Paribas Securities Services has won a €180bn pan-European mandate from the Generali Group. As part of this mandate, BNP Paribas Securities Services will provide global custody services for Generali’s €130bn portfolio of direct insurance assets held in Europe. In addition, the bank will provide fund administration and depositary banking services for Generali’s funds in […]
Italy’s Generali Real Estate has appointed Christian Delaire as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer.
Dominion Funds has signed a distribution deal that will make its Dominion Global Trends Consumer Fund product available to investors using Guernsey based Generali International’s platform.