Natixis Investment Managers strengthens its global equity offering with team of senior thematic portfolio managers

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Natixis Investment Managers announces the hiring of a team of senior global thematic portfolio managers: Arnaud Bisschop, Frédéric Dupraz and Nolan Hoffmeyer join from Pictet Asset Management. Two additional managers will join in early 2019. In addition to Natixis Investment Managers’ existing global equities offering, investors will have access to a wide range of highly […]

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Natixis Investment Managers announces creation of Dynamic Solutions

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Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis), one of the largest asset managers in the world with $1 trillion in assets under management, has announced the creation of Natixis Dynamic Solutions, which will bring together the firm’s diverse expertise in developing customised client investment solutions into a single offering of solutions capabilities within the firm’s multi-affiliate organisation. James […]

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Lehman: 10 Years After

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Chief Market Strategist, Dave Lafferty discusses what lessons Investors might have learnt 10 Years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers. It’s often said that you should never let a good crisis go to waste. As we approach the 10 year anniversary of the seminal event of the Global Financial Crisis – the collapse of Lehman […]

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Loomis Sayles announces changes to global fixed income team leadership

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Loomis, Sayles & Company, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, announced that Kenneth Buntrock, portfolio manager and co-team leader of the global fixed income team, will retire in March 2019 after 21 years with the company. In preparation for Ken’s retirement, longstanding portfolio managers Lynda Schweitzer and Scott Service will assume leadership roles effective immediately, […]

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Australia ranked 6th globally for retirement outcomes in 2018 Natixis Global Retirement Index

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Australian retirees’ wellbeing is again ranked 6th in the world for the third year running, according to new research from Natixis Investment Managers. Australia’s ranking is largely attributed to an improvement in the “Finances” sub-indices, and stability in the “Health” and “Material Wellbeing” sub-indices, where it ranked 4th, 13th, and 21st respectively. The 2018 Global […]

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Louise Watson appointed Head of Institutional Sales at Natixis Investment Managers

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Multi-affiliate global fund manager, Natixis Investment Managers, has announced the appointment of Louise Watson to the role of Head of Institutional Sales, Australia and New Zealand. Ms Watson joins from CQS Australia and New Zealand. Based in the Sydney office, Ms Watson will oversee the institutional sales and client service team, offering Australian institutions strategies […]

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Loomis Sayles and AvSuper mark 20-year milestone

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Loomis, Sayles & Company, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, has announced it celebrated the 20th anniversary of their mandate with AvSuper on June 30, 2018. AvSuper was the first Australian mandate for the Loomis Sayles Global Bond team, and remains the team’s longest standing institutional mandate globally. Since the inception of the AvSuper mandate […]

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Recession watch – is a recession “imminent”?

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Dave Lafferty, Chief Market Strategist at Natixis Investment Managers examines why a “recession is imminent”… A Recession is Coming Economic forecasting is a tough business, not to mention incredibly imprecise. However, we can say with nearly 100% certainty that a US (and/or global) recession is coming – at some point. For investors, of course, the […]

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US-China trade war creating market uncertainty

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Concerns about US President Donald Trump’s foreign policy initiatives, particularly over trade, took a back seat in May – but they didn’t go away. Trump’s stance has since become ever more combative, sparking a US-China trade war that is creating market uncertainty and is starting to hurt business. Dave Lafferty, Natixis IM provides some insights […]

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Natixis expands its private debt capabilities with the acquisition of MV Credit

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Natixis Investment Managers announces the acquisition of MV Credit, which will join Natixis as a fully autonomous affiliate. To meet investors’ need for diversification and demand for alternative investment solutions, Natixis Investment Managers has announced the expansion of its private debt capabilities with the acquisition of a European Credit specialist focused on upper mid-cap private […]

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