Assemblee, la riforma UE funziona, più fondi in assemblea
e nei CDA
È bastato rendere meno rigide le norme sul deposito dei titoli e la presenza degli istituzionali si è fatta massiccia e ha cambiato molte cose: da Telecom a Parmalat. E ora tocca a Eni e Enel.
Canta vittoria l'investitoreSeptember 2010
La stagione delle assemblee si apre con soci stabili alla ricerca di alleati, più donne nei consigli amministrazione, fondi esteri all’attacco. E poi voto online, stop alle nomine incrociate...
The interview - Paul Kennedy, GWM Group:
"There is now less dislocation within markets and opportunities are increasing on the short side"
Paul Kennedy, managing director and chief investment officer of GWM, says investors are looking for funds, such as the firm's newly-launched long/short European Ucits fund 7H Absolute, that provide...
Swiss wealth manager goes active with new UCITS hedge fundAugust 04, 2010
As reported last month, a multi-family office took the unusual step of launching its own first single-manager hedge fund, in a bid to meet a growing demand from institutions for alternatives. It is unusual as such organisations normally invest in funds on behalf of clients, instead of...
Wealth manager GWM Group eyes hedge fund boostJuly 30, 2010
The company's "7H Absolute" hedge fund started trading in June and GWM Group managing partner Peter Sartogo told Reuters that its performance so far had been positive. The fund invests only in European equities on a long/short basis, targets an annual return of 15 percent and hopes to...
GWM multi family office sets €500m target for new UCITS III fundJuly 29, 2010
Geneva-based multi family office GWM has launched 7H Absolute, a UCITS III hedge fund that aims to grow up to €500 million ($654.3 million) in the next few years.
GWM enters the Long/short arena with 7H AbsoluteJuly 2010
The Group launches EU product focused on companies from the Old Continent selected on a bottom up approach.
Swiss family office launches own hedge fundJuly 19, 2010
GWM, the Geneva-based family office, has taken the unusual step of launching its own hedge fund in a bid to service a growing appetite for alternative assets among ultra high-net-worth clients.
Governance centrale per attrarre capitaliApril 6, 2010
"Governance plays a central role in attracting shareholders" - Sodali's Governance advisory team emphasizes the value of a correct governance structure and the importance of a proactive engagement with shareholders on governancematters.
Interview to John Wilcox on CNBCJanuary 2010
John Wilcox comments in the "Watchdog section" on the reform of the financial markets and the efforts of the Obama Administration. Widely debated topics such as executive remuneration and the role of institutional investors for granting long-term stability to the market are also dealt with during the interview.
La comunicación abre una ventana al consejoJanuary 20, 2010
John Wilcox, presidente de la consultora internacional Sodali, advierte de que la crisis financiera ha acelerado el proceso de convergencia entre el gobierno corporativo y las relaciones con inversores, el reto es que la informacion fluya de la firma al accionista.
Shareholders come out of their shellsJanuary 4, 2010
Institutional investors will have to take on an active governance role writes Mark Cobley.