The FUND EXPERTS FORUM – an investment conference for private wealth managers organized by Forum Executive and fundinfo – took place in Rüschlikon on 11 and 12 April 2013. Held under the motto “BEYOND UNCERTAINTY”, the conference was moderated by Reto Brennwald of Swiss television SF1.
fundinfo now publishes directly on its web page facts and figures regarding its unique database and access to its own website and to the more than 100 distribution platforms across Europe and Asia.
To find out, for example, which fund provider received the most clicks on links to its fund documents yesterday or where in the world fund documents are being accessed from predominantly, or to view more facts and figures updated on a daily basis, just go to www.fundinfo.com/en/stats/.
Our services are now being used by Nikko Asset Management Asia, among the largest local asset managers in South-East Asia. Nikko AM Asia specialises in Asian equities and bonds and is the centre of excellence of the Nikko Asset Management Group, the largest regional asset manager headquartered in Asia.
In 2012 we saw a sharp increase in the number of documents that we process. On 18 December 2012 we reached a new milestone by hitting the 4-million mark. This year alone, we saw 1.7 million new documents, compared with 765,000 new documents in 2011.
How do investors and professionals gain a quick overview in the ETF market? Hinder Asset Management AG puts the answer in a nutshell in its newsletter: “One ETF comparison website, in particular, that we can currently recommend to Swiss investors is etfinfo.com: Here, up to five different ETFs can be compared in one go at the press of a button.
We are pleased to inform you that we went live with the database for Luxembourg on www.fundinfo.com on 6 August 2012. As a result, users of our platform can now access the fund documents, data, ratings and videos for funds registered for sale in Luxembourg.
The Internet is a key source of information for many investors seeking to invest in exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The www.etfinfo.com platform has developed by leaps and bounds since it was launched back in early 2010: In addition to regional expansion and the launch of new universes for Europe and Asia (soon to be followed by Singapore and Hong Kong), the number of available products and data fields has also increased significantly. The database currently contains well over 1,000 ETFs with just under 2,000 share classes of more than 20 ETF providers from Europe and Asia.