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News | 30.04.2019
Ethenea is in the process of reorganising the portfolio management of the Ethna-Defensiv. With this, the company founders, Luca Pesarini and Arnoldo Valsangiacomo, will take over the lead portfolio management of the fund and, therefore, more responsibility in the day-to-day Business.
News | 07.03.2019
Today, the ECB followed the recent move by the OECD and announced a downwards revision in its 2019 growth estimate for the eurozone, lowering it from 1.7% to 1.1%. During his press conference, Mario Draghi added that although the eurozone economy is still expanding, it is doing so at a weaker pace. This adjustment coupled with a reduced inflation forecast led the ECB to announce an additional TLTRO (Targeted Longer-Term Refinancing Operation) to provide banks with continued cheap funding.
News | 06.03.2019
Today, the OECD announced a significant downwards revision in its 2019 growth estimate for the eurozone, moving from 1.8% to 1%. We expect that the ECB will also adjust its growth expectations from the December assumption of 1.7%. However, at this stage it remains uncertain as to whether the ECB will adjust its current policy by providing additional TLTROs (Targeted Longer-Term Refinancing Operations) to provide banks with cheap funding.
News | 09.01.2019
ETHENEA and MAINFIRST start 2019 with a new distribution support company.
News | 17.09.2018
As we predicted in our 2018 outlook issue of Investor Insights, the year started on a strong footing. As time passes however, new trends emerge, and it is therefore time to update our economic scenario. In this issue, we focus on the US and the successes of ‘Trumponomics’, the divergence that is gaining ground between the old and the new continent, the situation in Italy, and finally the global environment.
News | 14.06.2018
“Embrace change: it is the only constant in life” said a Greek philosopher some 2,500 years ago. This adage was confirmed in the early years of this century, where we saw significant changes that profoundly altered the world as we know it, how we behave as individuals, and how central banks and governments respond to adverse shocks.