Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis), one of the largest asset managers in the world with $1 trillion in assets under management, today announced the creation of Natixis Dynamic Solutions, which will bring together the firm’s diverse global expertise in developing customised client investment solutions into a single offering of solutions capabilities within the firm’s multi-affiliate organization. James Hughes, former Global Head of Strategic Client Solutions for Aberdeen Standard Investments will lead the new business, based in London, and report directly to CEO Jean Raby. James will join Natixis in December 2018. Jean Raby, CEO of Natixis Investment Managers, commented: “Natixis Dynamic Solutions brings together the existing asset allocation and portfolio construction expertise of our group into a single entity to address complex investment challenges utilising the diverse expertise of our global multi-affiliate organization. James has the breadth and depth of […]
Tareno, a Basel asset manager with strong growth in Zurich, is unique because he is one of the few financial experts to manage an investment fund in the water sector, more precisely “water solutions”. Voxia communication has been mandated to communicate on this topic as well as the evolution of the wealth management industry in Switzerland.
6 August 2018 - finance
Résultats 2T18 et 1S18 Plan stratégique New Dimension bien engagé Hausse du Résultat net publié: +19% à 580 M€ au 2T18 et +18% à 903 M€ au 1S18 FORTE CROISSANCE DE L’ACTIVITÉ ET DE LA PROFITABILITÉ DE NOS MÉTIERS PNB SOUS-JACENT A 2,5 MD€ AU 2T18 ET 5 MD€ AU 1S18 (+5% ET +7% A CHANGE CONSTANT) ROE SOUS-JACENT DE NOS MÉTIERS EN PROGRESSION A 16,8% AU 1S18 Asset & Wealth Management : forte collecte et marges en hausse grâce au choix de la gestion active Dynamique positive de la collecte nette et des marges: 7eme trimestre consécutif de collecte positive (+10 Md€) au plus haut depuis 3 ans, combiné à des marges en progression > 31pb (+3pb vs. 2T17, +1pb vs. 1T18) Hausse significative du RBE sous-jacent: +36% à change constant (+27% en courant) […]
Geneva, July 3rd, 2018 – DNCA Finance – an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers – announces the creation of a Responsible Investment department, led by Léa Dunand-Chatellet. After the signing of the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) in 2017, this move clearly reflects DNCA Finance’s aim to take its responsible investment approach a step further. Léa Dunand-Chatellet, 35 years old, is a graduate of the École Normale Supérieure (ENS), with an agregation in economy and management (university highest-level competitive examination for teachers’ recruitment), and is also a member of various committees on the Paris financial market. She teaches courses on responsible investment in some of France’s major business schools and co-authored a key publication in 2014 “SRI and Responsible Investment” (published by Ellipse). Léa started her career in 2005 at Oddo Securities’ extra-financial research department, and then […]
The enhanced Easy Trading Connect (ETC) blockchain prototype reduces time spent on processing documents and data from hours to minutes, and allows for a larger trading scope Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC), Shandong Bohi Industry Co., Ltd (Bohi), ING, Societe Generale and ABN Amro have successfully completed the first full agricultural commodity transaction using a blockchain platform. For the first time ever in the agricultural commodities sector, this trade included a full set of digitalised documents (sales contract, letter of credit, certificates) and automatic data-matching, thus avoiding task duplication and manual checks. The transaction, which mirrored the paper-based process, demonstrated significant efficiency improvements for all participants in the chain. Time spent on processing documents and data has been reduced fivefold. Other benefits include the ability to monitor the operation’s progress in real time, data verification, reduced risk of fraud, […]