GIS Geneva 2017
Thursday, 2nd November 2017
GIS Geneva 2017 will explore a series of investment themes across traditional asset classes. The event will take place at the Beau Rivage Hotel.
The GIS Geneva 2017 aims to bring together leading asset management professionals, academics, economists and investors with a view to focusing on a series of investment themes across traditional asset classes.
UBS AG provides financial advice and solutions to private, institutional, and corporate clients worldwide, as well as private clients in Switzerland. The company operates through five segments: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management, and Investment Bank. The Wealth Management segment offers wealth planning, investment management, corporate finance advice, and banking and lending solutions, as well as a range of offerings to wealthy private clients. The Wealth Management Americas segment provides wealth management solutions to ultra-high net worth and high net worth clients the Americas.
Founded in January 1989 by Edouard Carmignac, Carmignac is one of the leading asset managers in Europe today.
Carmignac is owned entirely by its managers and staff. In this way, the company’s long-term viability is ensured by a stable shareholding structure, reflecting its spirit of independence. This fundamental value ensures the freedom required for a successful and renowned portfolio management. EUR 52 billion in assets under management, Carmignac offers global, specialised or diversified funds.
First Trust Global Portfolios Limited (“FTGP”) is a UK based affiliate of First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) and First Trust
Portfolios L.P. (“FTP”) (collectively “First Trust”) and distributes a range of First Trust U.S. registered ETFs and
Irish domiciled UCITS funds managed by FTA. Our mission is to provide trusted, transparent and superior
investment solutions and services that will contribute to the prosperity of our clients. As at 31 July
2017, First Trust had combined global assets under management and supervision of approximately
We are a worldwide investment manager, part of BMO Financial Group, founded in 1817 as the Bank of Montreal, one of Canada's largest banks. With an intense client focus, we aim to be one of the industry's most innovative and responsive investment managers, offering clients more options - more service - and more routes to investment success.
Today we have over €220 billion* in assets and more than 1,500 employees worldwide. Our clients have access to the experience and local knowledge of teams in our investment centres in London, Chicago, Toronto and Hong Kong. Our offering includes F&C funds and investment solutions and our suite of defined specialist investment boutiques located around the world.
Our expertise extends across the full range of asset classes including equities, bonds, liability-driven investment, multi-asset, ethical investing, absolute return, credit strategies, property and alternatives.
*As at 30 April 2017.
We invest in undervalued equities, countries, sectors, funds, or fixed-income securities. In our funds we have a fair value, growth and turnaround. Where necessary, we hedge against price shocks. With our systematic methodology. In addition to our classic value funds, we also offer smart beta products under the "modulor" designation, which combine value anomalies with quantitative insights.
A socially responsible company, Provins is founded on the essential values of tradition, knowhow and innovation. Its main activity consists of pressing and bottling grapes harvested from vines covering more than 800 hectares of vineyards spread out over the whole territory of the canton. Provins is the chief wine producer of the country. It is also the foremost award-winning cellar in national and international wine competitions. On two occasions, in 2008 and 2013, the company was awarded the prestigious accolade of Swiss Cellar of the Year. These distinctions are testament to the high level of its oenological experience as well as to the commitment of its 3’300 vine growing associates. Their hard work ensures high-quality harvests, enabling the creation of unique wines of character, full of expression: the promise of emotions.
Banque Cantonale Vaudoise
Asset & Wealth Management, PWC Switzerland
SYZ Asset Management
Fund Advisor for ACATIS, Founder and Managing Director of IfK-Institut für Kapitalmarkt
Member of the Investment Committee
First Trust Global Portfolios Ltd
CIIA / Head Passive & ETF Specialist Sales Switzerland & Liechtenstein
Président de la Fondation
Genève Place Financière
Bedrock Asset Management
AXA Investment Managers
AP Anlage & Privatbank AG
Zurich Insurance Pension Fund
Notenstein Private Bank
Horizon Asset Management
Lyxor Asset Management
Oddo Asset Management