Amundi ready to build on Nordic business after boosting team
Amundi’s Head of Nordics Tove Bångstad recently reunited with Senait Asgede when the latter was hired to boost the manager’s institutional sales team. With the company growing after acquiring Lyxor, it’s now time to focus on organic growth, they tell AMWatch.
A report examining investments in illegal Israeli settlements on the Palestinian West Bank reveals that Norway’s oil fund is the largest investor in 50 companies located there, and that AB Industrivarden and Nordea are also among the 10 largest.
Once again, AMWatch is handing over the mic to international asset managers with a Nordic presence during the festive season. This time our December/New Year series is being kicked off by Ulrik Holm Oxfeldt, head of Nordics at US-based firm Columbia Threadneedle.
Funds linked to environmental, social and governance principles are by definition supposed to minimize risks tied to those three factors. In 2022, the approach did little to help protect investors from the brutal slide in the financial markets.