Theam, the index and ETF boutique of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, is set to list five new smart beta ETFs on the Six Swiss Exchange. It includes the BNP Paribas Easy Equity Low Vol Europe Ucits ETF, the BNP Paribas Easy Equity Low Vol US Ucits ETF, the BNP Paribas Easy Equity Value Europe Ucits ETF, the BNP […]
Theam, a boutique of BNP Paribas Investment Partners specialised in index-based strategies, has set a new strategic plan for its indexed fund activities. The manager, which has seen the appointment of Isabelle Bourcier (pictured) as head of ETF amd Indexed Fund Activities last June, has unveiled targets of doubling assets under management in indexed funds and of tripling […]
Theam, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas Investment Partners (BNPP IP), has appointed Isabelle Bourcier (pictured) as head of ETF and Indexed Fund Activities. Bourcier, reporting to Theam’s CEO Denis Panel, will be in charge of speeding up the development of Theam over the indexed fund and ETF segment. She will head the 20-person indexed management […]
BNP Paribas Investment Partners’index-based investment specialist Theam has received regulatory approval to distribute its Low Carbon 100 Europe Theam Easy Ucits ETF in the UK. The ETF having been launched in 2008 was already available for distribution in France and the Netherlands. Theam’s passive strategy tracks the performance of the Low Carbon 100 Europe index published […]
Javier Uribarren at Stenham, Nizam Hamid at Lyxor AM, and Michael Azlen at Frontier Investment Management are among the selector voices speaking out on global macro strategies, tradability and managed futures.
BNP Paribas’ fund management subsidiary THEAM is planning to allocate €200mn to Asia-focused hedge funds in the next 12 months in order to tap the region’s strong growth.
Catella Förmögenhetsförvaltning strengthens Växjö officeCatella Förmögenhetsförvaltning has strengthened its local branch office in Växjo, Sweden, with two new asset managers, Eric Constantien and Christian Åberg. Constantien was most recently portfolio manager at Bixia AB and has more than 10 years’ experience in financial markets. Among previous positions, he has been a stockbroker with Carnegie and […]
There has been a flurry of activity in the French hedge fund industry with an ex-Gartmore manager rumoured to be launching a $1bn Parisian hedge fund, BNP Paribas boosting its alternatives range and Axa IM poaching a hedge fund specialist from Swiss rivals EIM.