Natixis Investment Managers’ affiliate Ossiam has hired Antonio Celeste as sales director and head of ESG business development. Celeste joins Ossiam from Sustainalytics, where he worked as institutional relations director, Europe and Middle East during seven years. He previously held business development roles with Vigeo (now Vigeo-Eiris) in ESG research and services, and Effiscience, a […]
Natixis Investment Managers’ affiliate Ossiam has listed the Ossiam Solactive Moody’s Analytics IG EUR Select Credit ETF on Euronext Paris. This smart beta fixed income ETF aims to replicate the Solactive Moody’s Analytics IG EUR Select Credit Index which seeks to maximise the total return of a liquid and diversified selection of EUR-denominated investment grade […]
The second day of InvestmentEuropes‘ Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2017 saw the appearance of Baillie Gifford, Eurizon Asset Management, First State Investments, First Trust, Ossiam in partnership with Barclays, MFS and Principal Global Investors to discuss further investment ideas.
InvestmentEurope’s Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2017 continued through the evening of 26 April and into the morning of 27 April with a keynote delivered by Stéphane Garelli, professor and director of The World Competitiveness Yearbook – and onetime managing director of the World Economic Forum. Groups putting forward speakers through the second and third days of […]
Mirko Jungmann, product specialist representing Ossiam in partnership with Barclays, will discuss how to harvest value through sector rotation, using the Shiller CAPE ratio as a sector rotation tool, when he presents at the upcoming Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2017, taking place 26-28 April. The cyclically adjusted price earnings, or CAPE ratio, relies on inflation-adjusted long […]
Ossiam has launched a new ETF on Xetra, aimed at offering investors access to the performance of most liquid Japanes companies with low variance. The fund tracks the S&P/TOPIX 150 Index and aims to benefit from currency hedging the yen against the Euro. In a bid to minimise volatility, stocks are chosen on the basis […]
Natixis’ boutique Ossiam, specialised in ETFs and smart beta, has listed the Ossiam Japan Minimum Variance NR Ucits ETF that provides access to the Japanese equities market on Paris stock exchange. The ETF is replicating the Japan Minimum Variance NR index of S&P Dow Jones. TER is 0.65% per year. Ossiam totalled €2.15bn of AUM as at […]
French boutique Ossiam has announced the launch of a new smart beta equity index fund on Deutsche Boerse’s Frankfurt-based electronic trading platform Xetra. The Ossiam Shiller Barclays CAPE US Sector Value TR UCITS ETF 1C aims to offer investors access to the performance of the four most undervalued US sectors. The sectors are selected monthly […]
Isabelle Bourcier, head of Business Development at Ossiam, has taken part in a discussion with Nyse Euronext around investment strategies and the place of ETFs.
Ossiam, the Paris-based smart beta investment manager and affiliate of Natixis Global Asset Management (NGAM), has appointed two new sales people to cover French wholesale distribution and institutional clients.
Robust debate is swirling around so-called smart beta – the indexation strategy – and poses the question whether this could be seen as truly transforming the investment scene, or whether it is just another marketing gimmick.
Ossiam, a Paris-based smart beta exchange traded fund manager, has launched a minimum variance ETF investing in global developed equity markets.