FSI’s Cañas to discuss EM pension funds at PFF
Manuel Cañas (pictured), senior portfolio manager at First State Investments (FSI) will discuss the impact of growing emerging market pension fund systems on local currency debt markets at the Investment Europe Pension Fund Forum held in Zurich on 19 November.
Cañas is a senior portfolio manager for FSI’s emerging market debt team. He joined FSI in November 2011 in order to expand its presence in the local currency space for the emerging market debt team.
Prior to joining FSI, he was senior investment manager and ING Investment Management’s emerging market debt team based in the Netherlands. Before that, he worked for the Argentinian Central Bank in Buenos Aires. Cañas is a CFA charterholder.