Press Release - 14/06/13 pdf I 246.05 ko
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Managing €160bn (as at 31.03.2013) on behalf of banking networks, third-party distributors, private banks, platforms and fund selectors, Amundi has made it part of its strategic development plan to strengthen its relationships with external distributors globally. To achieve this goal, the group is creating a dedicated global business line.
Amundi today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Smith Breeden Associates. Durham, NC-based Smith Breeden Associates, with an AUM of $6.4 billion et end of april 2013, is an institutional asset management firm specializing in the major U.S. fixed income sectors.
As a leading asset management company, Amundi is committed to fulfilling its role as a responsible shareholder. The group believes that companies can only achieve a sustainable financial performance alongside long-term vision, exemplary governance and resolute social and environmental responsibility.
2012 was a successful year for Amundi ETF, one of Europe’s leading ETF providers, with net inflows recorded of EUR 1.4 billion over the year, representing growth in assets under management of 37%.
Paris, 15 January 2013 - Amundi announces the appointment of Christian Pellis, Global Head of External Distribution
In line with its development strategy for external distributors, Amundi is strengthening its distribution business with the appointment of Christian Pellis, Global Head of External Distribution.
Paris, 20 November 2012 - Amundi broadens its minimum variance expertise with the launch of Amundi Funds Equity Global Minimum Variance
As part of its “NextGen” Strategies range1, Amundi has added a new fund to its Minimum Variance strategy with the launch of Amundi Funds Equity Global Minimum Variance, a sub-fund of the Luxembourg SICAV Amundi Funds.
Amundi, asset management Number One in Europe, added 4 more years to its sponsoring of the Alstom Open de France. The partnership will then operate until 2016, year of the event 100th venue.
Amsterdam, 1 October 2012 - Amundi announces the appointment of Jovan Ponsioen, Head of Distribution Benelux
Amundi is strengthening its sales team in Benelux with the arrival of Jovan Ponsioen, who takes on the role of Head of Distribution for Benelux, following the appointment of Ernst Osinga as Business Development Manager Benelux in July this year.
Honk kong, 25 September 2012 - Amundi has appointed Xiaofeng ZHONG as Chief Executive Officer of Amundi Hong Kong / North Asia and Thierry MEQUILLET as Senior Executive Officer for Amundi Asian Joint-Ventures
Amundi, one of the world’s leading asset managers with €692.9 billion in assets under management1, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Xiaofeng ZHONG as Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of Amundi Hong Kong Limited (“Amundi Hong Kong”) and North Asia (ex-Japan), and the appointment of Mr Thierry MEQUILLET as Senior Executive Officer for Amundi Asian Joint-Ventures.
Macquarie Investment Management (MIM) today announced that Amundi, through Amundi Alternative Investments Managed Account Platform, has awarded an €80 million mandate to MIM’s Fixed Income and Currency team to trade G10 currencies actively [...]
Amundi and TOBAM today announced the signature of a strategic partnership. This partnership includes: a distribution agreement under which Amundi, with its wide-reaching international distribution capabilities, will make TOBAM’s Anti-Benchmark strategies available to its clients; the acquisition of a 17.5% minority equity stake by Amundi in TOBAM, acquired from TOBAM’s employees and from CalPERS [...]
Amundi ETF has launched a new ETF based on EuroMTS Highest Rated Government 1-3 Index on NYSE Euronext in Paris [...]
Paris, 6 January 2012 - Amundi Funds Equity Global Luxury & Lifestyle celebrates five year track record
To make the most of the great number of investment opportunities in this market, Amundi Funds Equity Global Luxury & Lifestyle invests predominantly in the equities of companies which are primarily active in selling broadly-defined luxury products and services and are listed on a regulated market worldwide [...]
Paris, 1 December 2011 - Amundi Funds Absolute Volatility Euro Equities celebrates its fifth anniversary
From the very start, the fund has stood out as being highly innovative and has achieved a cumulative performance of 55% over 5 years. Complying with UCITS standards, it aims to offer investors a performance independent from equity market trends through flexible exposure to the volatility of euro zone equity markets [...]
Amundi Group continues to extend the Amundi ETF range on the Dutch market with the registration of 9 new ETFs bringing the total number of products available to 63. Three of the newly registered ETFs are innovative in Europe1[...]
Amundi announces the launch of the Amundi Money Market Fund – Short Term (USD) a dollar sub-fund of its Amundi Money Market Fund Luxembourg SICAV. As a long-standing leader in French and European money market funds1 with over €119 billion2 of assets under management, Amundi is aiming to [...]
London - 9th September 2011. Amundi reinforces its active global equity team with the appointment of Jason Josefs as Senior Portfolio Manager [...]
London, 9th June 2011 – Following on from the launch on 9th May, Amundi Group is bringing a further series of 17 equity exchange [...]
London, 9 May 2012 - Amundi ETF is bringing a competitive range of products to UK investors with 16 ETFs that can now be traded on the London Stock Exchange (“LSE”)
Building on three years’ experience in Continental Europe, Amundi ETF is extending its offering to the UK market with the launch of a range of ETFs providing exposure to regional and country equity indice […]
Amundi has therefore created a Corporate Europe business line and is launching Amundi Money Market Fund, a Luxembourg SICAV rated “AAAm” by Standard & Poor’s […]
Thierry Bogaty has been appointed CEO of IDEAM, Amundi’s business centred on extra-financial analysis, as of 1st March 2011. He reports to Pierre Schereck, who as a member of Amundi’s Executive Committee […]
For Amundi ETF, 2010 was a year of intensive development marked by the rapid expansion of its activity in Europe and the widening of the product range […]
He will report into the institutional investment division and be a member of Amundi’s executive committee […]