Is automation an opportunity or a threat?

Neville White, head of SRI policy and research at EdenTree Investment Management, speaks about the need for corporate responsibility as the digital revolution and the rise of automation threaten job security. In, he urges investors to consider automation companies that take into account humans’ place in the value chain, like Blue Prism and Alphabet. […]

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Perspectives Why China’s Good Health is Positive News for Asia Stocks

David Osfield, fund manager at EdenTree Investment Management, tells Morningstar that the outlook for the Chinese economy effects Asian markets on the whole. Osfield says the outlook for the Chinese economy has improved noticeably over the past 18 months and Asia continues to display enticing valuation opportunities. Link

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‘Quantamentals’ are taking over, says Syz AM funds chief

Cedric Vuignier, who heads up Alternative Ucits and the fund selection arm at SYZ Asset Management, comments on the new prominence of big data and ‘quantamentals’ in asset management. He tells Citywire Selector that while it has encouraged passive management, we will likely see a rise in volatility very soon, which should restore confidence in […]

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