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Frank Fischer raises equity exposure to highest level since 2017
Fund now has a net equity exposure of 80%.
SYZ AM’s quant chief: ’there’s a clear trend towards alternatives’
Guido Bolliger talks alternative investments and points to the need for active and flexible management.
Vontobel equity fund backs consumer staples despite sector dip
Fund manager reveals plays in consumer staples and consumer discretionary.
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.
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.