Global asset manager TCW, with more than $197bn (€177bn) of AUM, has further strengthened its presence in Italy and Spain, thanks to the authorization of the Luxembourg Sicav TCW Funds. The move will allow TCW to offer to institutional investors (pension funds, funds of funds, fund selectors, family offices) a further access to its strategies. […]
TCW may not be a fund group overly familiar to European investors, despite forming in 1971. It does, however, enjoy considerable goodwill in the US and the Middle East, especially following its acquisition of Metropolitan West Asset Management (MetWest) in 2010. Today, TCW is looking to broaden its franchise into Europe, having launched a number […]
Il voto a favore della Brexit ha spostato gli equilibri mondiali e i mercati hanno reagito di conseguenza. Ma l’uscita del Regno Unito dall’Unione Europea sarà davvero così disastrosa? Stando alla visione più pessimistica, l’aumento della volatilità di mercato in Regno Unito impatterà sull’economia domestica e sulla volontà delle imprese locali di investire in futuro. […]
“Italians are bond investors like nobody else.” The conclusion was contained in a study carried out by Legg Mason this year. The research revealed that 27% of the average Italian portfolio is allocated to fixed income – which is the highest percentage globally. Italy’s preference for bonds comes from “historic convictions built up over the years, when bonds were […]
The TCW Group, a global asset manager, is seeing increased interest from European investors in US fixed income products amid central banks’ activism and historically low rates. Investors are looking to access fixed income asset classes such as high quality credit and sectors like ABS and MBS, which have different yield and liquidity characteristics in […]
TCW, the US manager with $185bn AUM, has appointed Gian Luca Giurlani as managing director to its international marketing group. In this role, Giurlani will head the TCW Ucits funds platform and the firm’s business development efforts in Southern Europe. He will be based in TCW’s London office and report to Stanislas Debreu, executive vice […]
US manager TCW recently entered the Italian market by listing six funds on Borsa Italiana, with an eye to demand for fixed income. TCW is a US based independent global asset management firm with more than four decades of investment experience, and over $180bn (€165bn) in assets under management. With an expertise in active management, its […]
TCW, the US manager with $180bn AUM, is to enter the Italian market by listing six of its flagship funds on Borsa Italiana. For each fund two classes will be listed, one in euro and the other hedged on the euro/dollar cross. TCW is the first big player to enter in the Italian market of […]
Washington-based private equity company The Carlyle Group has agreed to buy asset management firm TCW Group from Société Générale.
Société Générale’s quarterly profit slumped 42%, hit by Eurozone losses at its investment bank and one-off write-downs on the value of its US and Russian subsidiaries.