Nordea equities chief quits for new role with Europe's biggest asset manager

Head of equities at Finnish based Nordic bank Nordea, Kasper Elmgreen has resigned from his job. Nordea confirms the loss of head of equities to AMWatch. Kasper Elmgreen is becoming head of equities with Europes largest asset manager

Photo: Sarah Christine Nørgaard/Ritzau Scanpix

Amundi, Europe's largest asset manager has hired rivaling Nordic bank Nordeas head of equities to run its Euro 244 billion equities unit according to Nordea confirms that Elmgreen has taken his leave.

Elmgreen will become head of equities at Amundi according to FNLondon and Citywire.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from AMWatch

The ESG market is controlled by a few big investors

Finland's largest investor holds 62 percent of shares of multi-trillion ETFs offered by iShares and 64 percent of Xtrackers' equivalent offering. Having a few investors dominating ownership in this way is not good for the vehicles' liquidity and could be a big challenge facing the sector.

"We continue to see further growth in our Nordic book of business"

DECEMBER SERIES: What were the most important developments at some of the global asset managers present on the Nordic market in 2021, and what are their expectations for the coming year? AMWatch's December series is kicked off by Head of Nordics at State Street Global Advisors, Arnaud Bruyneel. 

Further reading

Latest news


Latest news from FinansWatch (dk)

Latest news from EnergyWatch

Latest news from ShippingWatch