Active strategies in Nordic equity came out on top of the world in Q3 – but trail China YTD

Fund managers investing in Nordic equities on average generated the highest quarterly returns across the equity universes in financial data firm eVestment's database. This development was led by products from local managers like SEB and Fondsfinans Kapitalforvaltning and global player BNP Paribas Asset Management, according to eVestment Global Head of Research.

Global Head of Research at financial data company eVestment, Peter Laurelli. | Photo: PR / eVestment

Active equity managers investing in Nordic equity came out of Q3 with the highest quarterly return on average across the equity universes in data company eVestment's database.

While the average return of all active equities strategies ended the third quarter at 7.75 percent, the 29 active products in the Nordic equity basket came out on top with an average return of 17.74 percent, closely followed by India Equity (17.61 percent), Korea Equity (17.50) and Onshore China A-Shares (16.04). All returns are in US dollar terms.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

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

ATP's managed assets maintained growth in Q3

A positive result from investments and a negative hedging portfolio outcome are the main takeaways from ATP's Q3 report, which reports that total managed assets have increased, and the bonus rate has also swelled further.

Velliv divests coal and tar sands

Neither coal nor oil extracted from tar sands will be be found in Velliv's portfolio now that the company has decided to completely exclude companies associated with those activites.

Further reading

Related articles

Trial banner

Latest news


Latest news from FinansWatch (dk)

Latest news from EnergyWatch

Latest news from ShippingWatch