Bertrand Gibeau, partner, deputy chief executive officer at Reinhold & Partners, exhorts asset managers to develop ManCos in France. He explains why ManCos have boomed elsewhere and how France could catch up.
Since 2003, US active equity funds have outperformed their benchmarks in only six years but not in 2020.
Axa Investment Managers, BNP Paribas Asset Management, Mirova and Sycomore Asset Management have unveiled the two providers that will help them developing a quantitative tool measuring the impact of corporates' activity and investors' investments over biodiversity.
The Natixis affiliate announced a simultaneous reopening of its frozen funds on 13 October.
US asset manager BlackRock's investment stewardship team voted against management of companies or abstained in 37% of the shareholder meetings it attended in the year to July 2020.
The pandemic has been a huge setback to the adoption of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), said the UK-based asset manager.
UBS will recommend sustainable investments over traditional ones for private clients of its $2.6trn global wealth management business.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors’ forum recommended a general lifting of material valuation uncertainty on all UK real estate. However, many UK property funds that were earlier suspended due to this uncertainty will remain in that state.