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Mediobanca closes RAM deal and plans quant expansion
Italian Mediobanca has officially purchased 69% of Geneva-based asset manager RAM AI, opening the door for an increase in systematic strategy offerings.
Geneva bank sells majority stake in AM firm to Italian peer
Geneva banking group enters strategic partnership with Milan-based bank to aid growth of its asset management subsidiary.
Fund digest: all the need-to-know launches and closures
A weekly round-up of all the latest fund launches, closures and changes that hit markets between 24 April and 28 April.
RAM introduces global L/S equity fund to Swiss market
New fund from Geneva-based group set to exploit market inefficiencies to produce strong risk-adjusted returns.
RAM AI trio forced to trim Turkey allocation
Geneva-based Citywire + rated managers have rebalanced their EM equity fund following recent geopolitical event.
EM trio move $2.1bn fund overweight Brazil for first time
Citywire + rated team shift in favour of Latin American market to capitalise on summer slump and export opportunities.
EM equity trio forced to trim Taiwanese exposure in $2.2bn fund
Citywire + rated team reduces top overweight by almost one-quarter following knock-on effect of China troubles on Asian markets.
‘Modi mania’ has pushed valuations too far, says EM equity star
Citywire A-rated Thomas de Saint-Seine says he is optimistic on Indian growth, but has cut holdings as the market is too expensive.
Asia is EM’s commodity drop refuge, says $2.4bn equity manager
Investors should cut Brazilian and Russian exposure to avoid seeing returns dragged down by end of commodity cycle, says RAM's Thomas de Saint-Seine.
Glittering GEMs: top risk-adjusted emerging market equity managers
DISCOVERY: Citywire Global uncovers the developing world specialists posting the strongest risk-adjusted performances over both three and five years.
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.