Weaker than expected economic recovery could see US 10-year bond yields fall rather than rise, according to latest quarterly analysis from Raiffeisen Capital Management.
Raiffeisen Capital Management has highlighted the BRIC countries, Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary in its latest monthly Emerging Markets Report.
In its latest monthly report on emerging markets, Raiffeisen Capital Management says that while they will encourage global growth through the first half of 2013, there are concerns about how long this will last.
Over the last months of 2012, there was a vigorous recovery in government bonds from peripheral countries, along with bank bonds, according to Austria's Raiffeisen Capital Management.
As regulation bites and consolidation continues, the funds industry will be forced to focus on pro-growth strategies, says Mathias Bauer, CEO of Austria’s RCM.
Christian Petter has taken up the position of chief executive of BNP Paribas Investment Partners in Germany. He will be responsible for the wholesale business.
Raiffeisen Research, part of the Austrian group specialising in CEE investments, believes the results of the latest parliamentary election in Ukraine point to business as usual, especially given the still muted reaction of international markets.
As parliamentary elections in Ukraine approach, due on October 28, one of the main topics under discussion is whether the country will strike a deal with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the aftermath.
There is no end in sight for the troubles in Italy, Spain and Greece as the debt crisis in Europe escalates, yet Austria's largest investment manager favours periphery government bonds over the meagre returns of Germany's debt.
Swiss banks face the prospect of losing 15%, or Sfr135bn francs ($139bn) of their assets as a result of Western Europeans taking their money onshore, said Herbert Hensle, global head of the Strategy & Transformation team of Cap Gemini SA, in a Bloomberg...
Retail bank Raiffeisen is to hand over details about its US clients, the latest Swiss-based institution to come under pressure from US authorities determined to enforce tax compliance among wealthy citizens.
Swiss firm Profidata's e-AMIS Wealth Management System has been selected as the principal platform for asset management at the Austrian Raiffeisen banking group.
“We do not run away”. Bankers and regulators at an investment conference in Vienna dispel fears of disorderly deleveraging.
People who expected European banks to offload asset management arms to meet mandated 9% tier one capital ratios by mid-2012 may be disappointed, as Credit Suisse analysts barely named such an action as likely among nine banks they highlighted in a report...