EDHEC European Investment Practices Survey

This survey assesses the current investment practices of asset management firms, institutional investors, and private wealth managers.

Auteur(s) :

Noel Amenc

Professor of Finance and Director of Research and Development at EDHEC Business School, where he heads the Risk and Asset Management Research Centre.

Felix Goltz

Senior Research Engineer and co-head of the Indices and Benchmark Research Programme with the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre.

Veronique Le Sourd

Senior Research Engineer at the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre.

Lionel Martellini

Professor of Finance at EDHEC Business School and Scientific Director of the EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Centre.

Présentation :

Its aim is to give an account of the current practices in the industry and to contrast these practices with the recent state of the art in the investment literature. The survey results are based on a questionnaire that elicited more than two hundred responses from throughout Europe. We address topics from four central areas of investment management practice: risk and asset allocation, indices and benchmarks, asset-liability management, and performance measurement. The questionnaire is fairly general and focuses on broad aspects and on broad classifications of approaches rather than on technical details. Our analysis of the responses shows that in practice there is a considerable diversity of methods and tools. Overall, however, the results provide evidence that many institutions, rather than fully exploiting the improved techniques that research has made readily available to them, currently settle for the most straightforward.
Pdf
EDHEC European Investment Practices Survey...
(3.07 MB)
Type : Publication EDHEC
Date : le 02/01/2008
Complément d'informations For more information, please contact Joanne Finlay, EDHEC Research and Development Department [ joanne.finlay@edhec.edu] The contents of this paper do not necessarily reflect the opinions of EDHEC Business School.
Pôle de recherche Finance

A voir également

- 11-07-2017
Après avoir exploré la multiculturelle Kuala Lumpur en janvier, les participants de l’Executive MBA de l’EDHEC de Lille et Paris se sont envolés pour un business trip à San Francisco, du 19...
EDHEC Business School s’affirme comme leader en entrepreneuriat
- 03-07-2017
Le Financial Times publie aujourd’hui le classement des meilleurs Global MBA en...
Une inauguration réussie de Station F en presence d’Emmanuel Macron et de l’EDHEC
- 29-06-2017
L’EDHEC a annoncé en mai dernier avoir rejoint Station F, le plus grand campus de start...
Classement Financial Times: #1 Master en Finance dans le monde
- 19-06-2017
EDHEC, 1er Master en Finance dans le monde selon le Financial Times dans son classement...