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Syz AM founder: '80% of active managers add no extra value'
The founder of Syz AM, Eric Syz, has criticised the high fees in the asset management industry.
Vontobel AAA-rated star raises risk in emerging markets fund
Trade war concerns don't worry Luc D'Hooge, who is taking a more aggressive approach in his flagship emerging markets fund.
Ticino-based WM fees rise 20% due to MiFID II
Costs could rise further as regulations continue to tighten.
Pictet multi-asset boss Percival Stanion dies
Stanion was also vice chair of the business, and was made a partner at the Swiss asset manager in 2014.
Zug boutique quits London and reinforces German office
Investment firm moves out of UK capital over Brexit considerations.
Bert Flossbach: why I'm backing 'expensive defensives'
Asset manager clings on to defensive names based on dovish interest rate expectations.
Ticino adviser raises fees as regulations bite
Holger Schmitz points the finger at bank lobby for increasingly burdensome regulations.
Vontobel’s Bandsma explains post-Jain lag on €4.4bn EM fund
Failure to capture rallying energy names led Swiss group’s large-scale fund to underperform, says successor.
UBS EM equity head reveals best plays in a €1.3 billion fund
The emerging markets equity fund manager reveals why he maintains overweights in IT and financials
Dealmaker Macri: top investors on what next for Argentina
Markets respond positively to hold-out breakthrough but the real work starts here, warn regional specialists.
2017 on film: the most-watched videos this year
We run down the 10 most popular videos of 2017.
VIDEO: Swiss asset allocators name their top convictions
CIOs and portfolio management heads reveal which asset classes worked best for them in 2017 and what they will be backing over the next two years.
VIDEO: EFG portfolio management head explains how fees affect fund selection
Zurich-based Thomas Zgraggen talks about regulations and how the sell- and buy-side relationship is changing.
VIDEO: Decalia Millennials fund manager reveals key trends to watch
Clément Maclou, portfolio manager at Decalia AM, discusses how he keeps up with the investment drivers powering the millennial generation.