2019 was a year in which virtually every investment asset rose. This was also the case in December, with the exception of bonds which had to concede ground last month. Our expert Johan Gallopyn analyses the most important trends in the equity, bond, currency and commodities markets for you.
Trump’s aggressive rhetoric on trade in combination with higher market volatility is weighing on sentiment. Even though some leading indicators suggest that the pace of the recovery is slowing, economic indicators remain solid. Things could of course quickly escalate.
Degroof Petercam took a head start on the Award Season 2018. On Wednesday 21st February, the renowned financial dailies De Tijd/L’Echo granted their annual Fund Awards, and this for the 22rd time. The asset management industry follows the results of these Awards with great attention.
The long-awaited final report of the High Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, which helped the European Commission with its strategy to foster sustainable finances, was made public on 29 January 2018.
At our Philanthropy Forum on Circular Economy, at Havenhuis in Antwerp, four entrepreneurs shared their experience, their successes and their failures. And their passion for entrepreneurship in a changing world.