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From Video June 20, 2017

Cyprus: a financial hub for Europe and the Middle East

Having embarked on the road to recovery after a near-fatal banking crisis, the Mediterranean island of Cyprus is looking to re-establish itself as a regional business base, while hopes for an end to division of the island, partly occupied since the Turkish invasion of 1974, are also rising. PWM talks to financial firms, legal advisers, government agencies and politicians about how expertise in trust and company formation may help the jurisdiction catch new wealth from both Russia and the Middle East, whereas a vibrant shipping industry and real estate market are making Aphrodite’s island more attractive

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From Video April 25, 2017

Multi-asset: a new era for diversified investments

Cedric Baron of Generali Investments speaks to PWM about the evolution of multi-asset investing and how to spread a portfolio across a variety of holdings to achieve both a regular income and healthy capital growth, while minimising risk

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From Video March 16, 2017

Luxembourg adds fintech string to its funds bow

The success of Luxembourg as a financial centre has been closely linked to the European Ucits Directive of 1985, allowing distribution of investment funds across borders. More recently, the AIFMD, the directive for alternative investments, has also played a crucial part in the development of the jurisdiction. But how the country responds to geopolitical and other challenges will be crucial to its future success. PWM speaks to representatives of the Luxembourg funds industry about plans for its expansion and recent fintech initiatives 

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From Video September 1, 2016

Malta’s growth focused on quality not quantity

Malta’s accession to the EU in 2004 led to a huge expansion of its fledgling financial services industry. The island has become increasingly attractive to financial firms seeking safe, well-regulated and cost effective operating hubs within the EU. But the jurisdiction faces challenges too. When filming our first Spotlight series of videos on financial centres, Yuri Bender spoke to leading figures in the Maltese financial industry

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From Video June 2, 2015

Using environmental, social and governance factors to protect client portfolios

Jacky Prudhomme, head of ESG Integration and Social Business Investments at BNP Paribas Investment Partners, talks to Yuri Bender about the evolution of responsible investing from negative to positive screening

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From Video May 6, 2015

Designing a post-crisis asset allocation framework

The old tenets of modern portfolio theory were heavily challenged by the global financial crisis, and asset allocation techniques need to adapt to a new world, says Pascal Blanqué, chief investment officer of Amundi and author of a thought-provoking book. He speaks to Yuri Bender

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From Video April 30, 2015

Opportunity knocks in fixed income markets

Patrick Barbe, chief investment officer, Core Fixed Income at BNP Paribas Investment Partners talks to Yuri Bender about the current bond investing climate for wealth managers and what the future might hold

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From Video March 25, 2015

Roundtable: Out with the old asset allocation models and in with the new

PWM hosted a discussion to debate the demise of modern portfolio theory and how asset management techniques are adapting to a new world

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From Video March 4, 2015

Evolution of ETFs creating both obstacles and opportunities

PWM invited eight leading figures from the fund management world to discuss the proliferation of exchange traded funds in private client portfolios 

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From Video December 3, 2014

Investing in emerging markets

Emerging market equities have underperformed their developed counterparts for the past three years, but cheap valuations, a pick-up in earnings growth and still abundant liquidity could support returns next year, believes Patrick Mange, head of APAC and Emerging Market Strategy at BNP Paribas Investment Partners. He spoke to Yuri Bender

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