This year’s InvestmentEurope Frankfurt Roundtable, held at the Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof on 22 February, focused on fixed income with six speakers covering among others emerging market debt, convertibles and absolute return approaches to fixed income. The event was kicked off by Peter Wendt, senior client portfolio manager at Invesco Asset Management Germany, who introduced a […]
Invesco Real Estate has announced the first closing of its UK open ended residential fund with £250m of investable capital from five institutional investors. The new fund seeks to capitalise on the growing imbalance in supply and demand in the European housing sector, focusing on residential investments in the UK . Simon Redman, managing director […]
Invesco Asset Management has appointed Mustapha Bouheraoua as head of Institutional Sales for France. He will be based in Paris and will report to Colin Fitzgerald, head of Institutional Business EMEA. Bouheraoua joins from Schroders France where he was head of Institutional Business for France & North Africa. Formerly, he worked for numerous other institutional asset managers including Allianz […]
Richard Batty (pictured), fund manager for Invesco’s Multi-Asset team will discuss investing in ideas at the InvestmentEurope Pan-European Fund Selector Summit held from 7-9 October in Hamburg. Batty will be presenting the strategy behind Invesco’s Global Targeted Return Fund, which follows an inconstrained investment approach according to ideas, rather than asset classes. Batty will also […]
InvestmentEurope‘s Pension Fund Forum Switzerland took place in Zurich on 19 November, including speakers from Aberdeen, Erste Asset Management, First State Investments, Invesco, iShares, Martin Currie, MFS, Morgan Stanley, and Standard Life Investments. Key moments from the Forum were captured on camera and are carried in the gallery below. Comments from the event published on […]
Nicolas Samaran has been appointed head of Product Development EMEA at Invesco PowerShares. Samaran previously was head of Investment Content at ETF competitor Source. He has also worked at Man Investments in Switzerland and at UBS Investment Bank in London. At PowerShares he will work with Lorraine Wang, global head of ETF Products & Research, […]
Invesco has announced the appointment of Claudia Raoul (pictured) as fund manager to its Paris-based multi management team. Raoul joins from LCF Rothschild, where she spent six years as portfolio manager and fund analyst multi management, covering fixed income and balanced fund of funds. She will report to Bernard Aybran, Deputy Managing Director and Head […]
A fall in risk appetite and the search for income is driving investment behaviour across all retail investor segments in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region but there are distinct differences in asset allocation, according to third annual Invesco Middle East Asset Management Study.
T. Rowe Price International Ltd has appointed Paolo Corredig as head of Intermediary Business in Switzerland.
F&C Thames River has strengthened its German wholesale distribution capabilities in Germany with a senior hire from Invesco Asset Management.
The asset manager is moving into the Nordic region one deliberate step at a time.
Deutsche Asset Management has hired Jack Loudoun from Invesco Asset Management, to join its London-based portfolio management team for fixed income, at a time of high demand, volatility and uncertainty for the asset class.