International Developments Affecting Global Risk Aversion

BY ERIC STURDZA The month of June saw the US equity market give back most of its 2015 gains, while...

EI Sturdza Investment Funds Launches The European Smaller Companies Fund

The EI Sturdza Investment Funds announced the launch of the EI Sturdza Strategic European Smaller Companies Fund. The fund will be...

Market volatility should provide interesting opportunities in the coming months for the Fund

BY BERTRAND FAURE In June, European markets were down heavily (-4.49%). Most of the negative performance occurred in the last...

Macroeconomic Update

MACRO BACKDROP Markets have recently been driven by different events such as Greece, the Chinese slowdown, the normalisation of the...

US and European markets advance, due to expectation of growth acceleration in 2H 2015

BY WILLEM VINKE In May, US and European equity markets advanced cautiously higher, with US indices reaching new highs on...

The Fed is ready to start normalising its monetary policy…but at which pace

BY ERIC VANRAES & PASCAL PERRONE In May, US economic statistics recovered with manufacturing activity, leading indicators and employment figures...

Poor liquidity, Greece and signs of recovery push Bund’s volatility to record high

BY ERIC VANRAES & PASCAL PERRONE In May, US economic statistics recovered with manufacturing activity, leading indicators and employment figures...

China’s A and H shares market diverge in April, with initiatives failing to cool the sizzling hot A share market

BY LILIAN CO In May, the performance of A shares and HK listed Chinese stocks diverged, with the MSCI China...

Future Expectations gain traction as ambiguous macro data dominates Q1

BY ERIC STURDZA Inconclusive macroeconomic data remained center stage this month and led to somewhat subdued stock market performance. While...

Strong economic data to stimulate Investors’ appetite

BY YUTAKA UDA The Japanese market rose for the fifth consecutive month in May. The Market Cap of the Tokyo...

Volatility is Back

Analysts say the four planets are in alignment but what does that mean for the market? Eric Vanraes, EI Sturdza. 

Yutaka Uda discusses Japanese equities

Yutaka Uda, portfolio manager of EI Sturdza Nippon Growth (UCITS) Fund, discusses the four key elements of the increasing prosperity...