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Actualités économiques et financières du 20/09/19

La guerre commerciale entre les États-Unis et la Chine continue à s’intensifier. En octobre, les délégations des deux pays se rencontrerons encore une fois pour continuer leurs négotiations, mais il ne faut probablement pas espérer une solution immédiate. Par conséquence, le secteur industriel en souffre de plus en plus. Heureusement que le secteur des services continue encore à croître, mais aussi ce segment de l’économie commence à sentir les conséquences de la guerre commerciale. Brèf, le plus vite qu’on trouve un accord entre la China et les Etats-Unis, le mieux.

Durables, les obligations vertes ?

Une vague verte déferle dans le monde des investissements. D’où vient ce succès soudain ? La vague d’investissements verts ne cache-t-elle pas quelque chose ?

Econopolis announces appointment of Siddy Jobe as Technology Portfolio Manager

ANTWERP, March 18th 2019 – Econopolis has further strenghened its Technology Fund team with the appointment of Siddy Jobe as Technology Portfolio Manager, based in Antwerp (Belgium). In his new role at Econopolis, Siddy Jobe will be responsible for the active management of the upcoming Econopolis Exponential Technologies Fund, together with Marc Langeveld. In addition to having ...

A Fresh Perspective on the Active vs. Passive Investing Debate

In our work at Econopolis, we spend a lot of time thinking about how to construct the best investment portfolios—and these days, a big part of that conversation centers on the role of active and passive styles of investing, an ongoing (and sometimes quite heated!) debate in the financial industry.  This isn’t just an academic conversation: It has the potential to affect you ...

A Fresh Perspective on "Buy and Hold" as an Investment Strategy

Contrary To Popular Belief, "Buy And Hold" Isn't A One-Size-Fits-All Investment Strategy. The appeal of buy and hold investing is simplicity. Buy and hold requires little intelligence, skill, or serious effort, and it completely ignores the essential investment concept of managing risk. Buy and hold's allure is as old as eternity - get rich with little or no effort. Just mindle ...

How to navigate in a VUCA world?

VUCA is a concept that originated with students at the U.S. Army War College to describe the volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity of the world after the Cold War. And now, the concept is gaining new relevance to characterise the current macro-economic environment and the leadership required to navigate it successfully. Unpredictable events happening outside an org ...