Akina, part of Unigestion group and a leading specialist advisor to private equity vehicles, won ‘Private Equity Manager of the Year’ at the European Pensions Awards in London last night.
Speaking to CNBC at this year’s Fund Forum event in Berlin, Unigestion CEO Fiona Frick discusses the opportunities for collaboration between man and machine in fund management. For more of our views on how asset managers can transcend digital disruption, please see Fiona’s latest thought piece here.
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-More than EUR 300 million raised from institutional investors
-PE-Invest 3 invests in private companies worldwide
-Partnership leveraging the strength of both organisations
Frankfurt, 2. June 2017 – Union Investment has successfully completed the subscription phase of the private equity fund of funds PE-Invest 3. EUR 312 million has been raised in the last three months from institutional investors to be invested in unlisted companies. PE Invest 3 will invest globally in private equity funds and add secondaries and direct investments for diversification and return purposes.
Unigestion portfolio manager Maurizio Luisi discusses with other panellists what factor investing really means, looks at the risks and rewards associated with factors, and considers how pension funds are integrating factors into existing portfolios.
To learn more about Unigestion’s approach to factor investing, please see our paper “From passive factor to active risk premium investing”.
Fiona Frick, CEO of Unigestion, the boutique asset manager that focuses on guiding its clients with risk-managed investment solutions, has been elected to the Board of Sustainable Finance Geneva (SFG).
SFG is an association that establishes Geneva as the centre for innovation in sustainable finance by engaging individuals and harnessing collective intelligence. Created in 2008 by fifteen professionals, SFG now leads the way from Geneva as the key global platform for sustainable finance. Fiona joins the thirteen people Strategy and Surveillance Committee, which determines the strategic objectives and priorities of activity for SFG.