35% cull of European fund sales people forecast – Investment Europe

Philip Kalus, managing partner at accelerando associates, points to expectations that the number of European fund sales people could drop by 35%

Source: 35% cull of European fund sales people forecast – Investment Europe

Swiss investors turn to alternatives to find the right balance between passive and active investing – Opalesque Geneva Roundtable

The unabated money flows into passive investments create unintended consequences which at some point will cyclically get exploited again by active managers.

Source: Swiss investors turn to alternatives to find the right balance between passive and active investing – Opalesque Geneva Roundtable

Thomas Steinmetz: «Should I Give Up, Shut Down or Sell Out?»

Source: Thomas Steinmetz: «Should I Give Up, Shut Down or Sell Out?»

Lombard Odier’s Patrick Odier on the future of private banking – Gulf Business

The chairman and senior managing partner of one of Switzerland’s largest private banks talks investing in 2016, wealth management trends, Brexit and how technology is changing the industry

Source: Lombard Odier’s Patrick Odier on the future of private banking – Gulf Business

Swiss Pensionskassen returns for 2015 better than expected

http://www.ipe.com/countries/switzerland/swiss-pensionskassen-returns-for-2015-better-than-expected/10013453.fullarticle

5th Swiss Asset Management Day

The Swiss Asset Management Day is a one-day finance conference for up to 300 decision-makers and senior executives from Switzerland and abroad.

Source: 5th Swiss Asset Management Day | Invest | Switzerland Global Enterprise, S-GE

Emerging markets wipe out returns at Switzerland’s Publica

Pension fund cites negative impact of emerging market exposure

Source: Emerging markets wipe out returns at Switzerland’s Publica

Swiss bank Pictet keeps it in the family | The National

Source: Swiss bank Pictet keeps it in the family | The National