Carolus Reincke is a fund selector at Finnish group FIM, a manufacturer that also provides discretionary management in the domestic market. He tells InvestmentEurope about factors weighing on allocation decisions.
As if their investment decisions are not difficult enough, fund managers have the added complication of deciding whether they are facing inflation or deflation.
Failure to mediate successfully in a dispute between employers and workers in industrial firms threatens to spill into Finland’s high tech sector, hitting the OMX Helsinki 25 and its bellwether stocks such as Nokia.
Finland's financial services industry spoke out about issues such as Ucits, inflation and the proposed financial transaction tax, during InvestmentEurope's recent visit to the country.