Paris-based Lazard Frères Gestion has added five emerging markets debt funds managed by Lazard Asset Management to its offering to French investors. This includes the following strategies : Emerging Markets Local Debt Fund, Emerging Markets Bond Fund, Emerging Markets Debt Blend Fund, Emerging Markets Debt Unrestricted Blend Fund and Emerging Markets Total Return Debt Fund. The […]
AXA Investment Managers has expanded its UK Wholesale team by appointing Jennifer Millar as Retail Sales manager. Based in Edinburgh, Millar will be responsible for distribution to clients in Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man. She will report to James Norden, head of Strategic Partnerships and Regional Sales. She joins from Lazard Asset […]
Paul Rogers, manager, Lazard Emerging Markets Core Equity Fund will take part in the upcoming Pan-Nordic Summit Stockholm 2016, being hosted by InvestmentEurope at the Grand Hotel in Stockholm 14-15 March. Rogers is a portfolio manager/analyst on the Emerging Markets Core Equity and Latin American Equity teams, focusing primarily on emerging markets investments within Latin […]
Lazard Asset Management (LAM) has announced the launch of the Lazard European Alternative Fund, to be managed by Leopold Arminjon (pictured). The fund, which is Ucits compliant, aims to utilise bottom up stock selection and offer a liquid portfolio of approximately 60 long and short positions in European large- and mid-cap companies. Arminjon joined LAM […]
Further pictures have been published from the Pan-Nordic Fund Selector Summit, which took place in Stockholm 10-11 March. The day features presentations from Allianz Global Investors, Legg Mason Global Asset Management, Tokio Marine Asset Management, Lazard Asset Management, Nomura Asset Management and Robeco. Scroll down to view the images from both days of the event. […]
The InvestmentEurope Pan-Nordic Fund selector Summit has started at the Grand Hotel with delegates from around the region listening to speakers covering a wide spectrum of investment topics and asset classes. Some 50 delegates from Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland have gathered at the event to listen to speakers representing Allianz Global Investors, American Century […]
Paul Rogers, portfolio manager/analyst at Lazard Asset Management is set to consider risks, reforms and recommendations as they affect investors in South America, when he takes part in the upcoming Pan-Nordic Fund Selector Summit, hosted by InvestmentEurope in Stockholm 10-11 March at the Grand Hotel. Factors affecting the region include US interest rates and the […]
Emerging markets equities were volatile amid macro stresses in 2014, but rose 2.5% for the year through November. Sharp oil price declines in December tipped the scales and, as investor confidence wavered, the MSCI Emerging Markets Index went from year-to date gains at November-end to a 2.2% loss for the full year in US dollar […]
Paul Rogers, portfolio manager/analyst at Lazard Asset Management is set to discuss Latin America when he takes part in the upcoming Pan-Nordic Fund Selector Summit, taking place in Stockholm 10-11 March. Rogers works in the Emerging Markets Core Equity and Latin American Equity teams at Lazard, focusing primarily on emerging markets investments within Latin America. […]
Following the recent closure of Matrix Ucits fund platform, the assets of the Matrix Lazard Opportunities Fund have been merged into the newly created Ireland-domiciled Lazard Opportunities Fund.
Outsourcing solutions provider SEI Global Wealth Services has appointed Anita Juneja as relationship director for global wealth services (GWS).
Mid-sized asset managers enjoy advantages of investment flexibility and quick decision making. But they often face hurdles of cost and logistics when placing staff in emerging markets (EMs).