Olgerd Eichler, portfolio manager of the MainFirst Top European Ideas Fund and MainFirst Germany Fund, gives his review of the past year and an outlook for the upcoming year 2019. The market turmoil at the end of 2018 put stock markets under considerable pressure or - positively speaking - created opportunities for 2019?
Thomas Meier, Head of Equity Fund Management, sees the current correction as a buying opportunity and gives his assessment.
THINK GLOBAL. THINK FUTURE.
“We have not only reached our targets, but exceeded them.” This is the positive interim conclusion drawn by Thomas Meier.
Adrian Daniel explains in the video why he invests globally and puts emphasis on structural trends.
Generating a performance of 188 percent over five years. Olgerd Eichler explains his investment strategy.
Benefiting from positive and negative capital markets using a conservative investment profile? In the video, Björn Esser, one of the fund managers of the MainFirst Diversified Alpha, talks about how the team uses 4 uncorrelated strategies to maximize returns for investors.
In the Citywire video, Thomas Rutz explains the investment philosophy and investment process the team uses to, for example, achieve a performance of YTD 17% (MainFirst EM Corporate Bond Fund Balanced (C), as at 30.11.2017). Of central importance are a precise analysis and in-depth knowledge of the countries and sectors in order to invest successfully independently of the benchmark.
Bond yields of above 5 per cent annually? In the video interview Thomas Rutz, fund manager of the MainFirst Emerging Markets Corporate Bond Fund Balanced, explains how their relative value approach enables the generation of attractive returns for investors.
In the video, Adrian Daniel, Fund Manager of the MainFirst Absolute Return Multi Asset, explains how to achieve attractive returns despite low interest rates with manageable risk. The track record of the fund, which has reached an annualized return of 5.90% since its launch, proves him right (As of 09/29/2017, class C, ISIN: LU0864714935).
Continuous performance without major setbacks - this is the goal of every investment fund. Olgerd Eichler, the portfolio manager of the MainFirst Top European Ideas Fund, looks back on a 10-year track record on July 13, 2017 and was able to outperform the European equity market by 70% during this period. Watch the video to find out what his success strategy is.
Thomas Meier, Head of Equity Fund Management, explains the market situation and provides an indication of attractive investment opportunities. Learn in the video how you as an investor can profit from the synchronous global economic recovery and positive stock assessments.
Inflation rates in the established European economies have been low for some time. Central banks are therefore trying to increase the rates through the use of monetary policy measures.
Adrian Daniel of MainFirst and Guido Barthels of Ethenea discuss the implications these measures are having and what corrective actions are possible.
Thomas Meier, Head of Equity Fund Management at MainFirst, talked to Das Investment about dividends as a structural trend. During the current phase of low interest rates, dividends should form an integral part of diversified portfolios because of the increase in dividends and the strong balance sheets of companies. (The video is only available in German)