Highlights have been published from the Frabelux Forum 2019, hosted by InvestmentEurope at the Ritz hotel in Paris on 20 March.
The event saw some 20 local, Brussels and Luxembourg based fund selectors engage across a range of topics from the impact on businesses of habits of Millennials and the older ends of the demographic spectrum, through to aspects of ESG integration, the outlook for the property sector globally, and how to invest to achieve social as well as financial objectives.
Speakers taking part at the event included:
Guy Wagner, managing director, BLI - Banque de Luxembourg Investments
Nicolas Crochet, co-CEO of Funds For Good
Martyn Hole, investment director, Capital Group
Olivier Cassé, senior SRI Equity fund manager, Generali Investments
Simon Hedger, managing director - Global portfolio manager, Property Securities, Principal Global Investors
A keynote session was provided by the SF2, the French association for fund selectors, which outlined ongoing work and networking by its members to improve standards by discussing key investment challenges such as behavioural finance, and the impact of emotions on both buy and sell side financial professionals.
Philippe Sarica, president, Société Française des Sélectionneurs de Fonds
Sandrine Vincelot Guiet, vice-president, Société Française des Sélectionneurs de Fonds
To see highlights of the event click on the gallery link below: