Flexible equity funds, a developing approach by Mandarine Gestion in the French magazine Décideurs Magazine

Article magazine Décideurs Magazine

The French magazine Décideurs Magazine issued on the 3rd of March an article regarding the Flexible equity funds offered by our partner Mandarine Gestion. The article explains how flexible equity funds allow asset managers to answer to changing investors expectations, more specifically their objective to preserve their capital during market downturns, whilst still benefiting at least partially, if not fully, of …

Adina Grigoriu to participate in the conference Fintechs : threat or opportunity for banks ?

Matinale 13 avril 2018

Adina Grigoriu, CEO and co-founder of Active Asset Allocation, is pleased to announce her participation in the next morning conference organised by Finance Innovation titled : Fintechs, threat or opportunity for banks ?  The conference (in French) will take place in Paris, at the Palais Brongniart on the 13th of April 2018 from 8h30 to 12h30. The event will consist in four presentations that will …

Breakfast Conference – AI and the Digital Transformation of Asset Management Professions

Breakfast conference

ACTIVE ASSET ALLOCATION and the competitiveness cluster  FINANCE INNOVATION are pleased to invite you to participate to their next Breakfast Conference, at Palais Brongniart in Paris, Wednesday 28th of march, from 8h30 until 10h30, to share and discuss (in French) about AI AND THE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF ASSET MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONS. →  REGISTER HERE  ← Agenda 08h30 –  Welcome coffee 09h00 –  AI …

OneLife : first Luxembourg product distributed on the French market via a 100% digital channel

OneLife - LUX life insurance contract

Discover the latest press articles regarding OneLife, first Luxembourg product distributed on the French market via a 100% digital channel. OneLife, the Luxembourg life insurer, a specialist in its field for over twenty five years is offering yet another innovative contract! One Life has announced to its French financial advisor partners a new contract with a 100% digital channel through “Ma …

Senior Software Engineer – based in Nice

Offre d'emploi basé à Nice pour Active Asset Allocation

Rejoignez une entreprise innovante, internationale et en pleine expansion. Profitez de l’opportunité de travailler dans l’univers de la finance et plus particulièrement de l’épargne longue en contribuant à développer et promouvoir la nouvelle génération de Robo Advisors ! La mission : Le candidat participera aux activités du department IT et il sera le développeur front-end principal (responsable des choix techniques, …

AAA in mainstream French Press "Les Echos Gestion d'Actifs"

AAA dans les Echos

In the release of the 29th of January of Les Echos – Gestion d’actifs, Sophie Rolland, journalist for the financial section of the French mainstream media, analyses the go-to market strategy of the main Fintechs offering digitalised asset management services on the French market. Struggling to meet the growth expected with a B2C strategy, these Fintechs have adapted to the market …

PASCAL DUMONT joins Active Asset Allocation as PARTNER and HEAD OF INSTITUTIONAL SALES

Pascal Dumont new Partner and Head of Sales at Active Asset Allocation

Active Asset Allocation announces the arrival of PASCAL DUMONT as PARTNER and HEAD OF INSTITUTIONAL SALES. Pascal is the third new member joining Active Asset Allocation this year, a rapidly growing FinTech of reference with 8 years of excellent track record focusing on risk management and service digitalisation. Starting February the 1st, Pascal who has 25 years of experience in the asset management industry, will be …

Risk Letter | The Drawdown: From a risk measure to an asset allocation strategy

All investors want to maximize their portfolio’s returns while minimizing their risks. But how should you measure ‘risk’? Standard risk measures, such as Volatility or Value-at-Risk (VaR), provide only limited information about the risk your portfolio is exposed to. The most common measure, Volatility, has a number of drawbacks (which we wrote about in a previous Risk Letter [1]), but …

Active Asset Allocation at the 2018 edition of Paris Fintech Forum

After a very successful edition in 2017, Active Asset Allocation is pleased to announce that the co-founders Adina Grigoriu and Olivier Hiezely will be back in Paris for the 2018 edition of the most exclusive event for the digital finance and Fintech industry : Paris Fintech Forum. January the 30th : our team will have a booth where they will …

Risk Letter | Volatility as a risk measure

Volatility is the most widespread measure of risk. The reason of its success comes from the fact that it is easy to understand (volatility, as anyone knows, represents the deviation of an asset return from its historical mean) and also easy to compute (one can calculate volatility with a built-­in formula in a spread sheet). Common belief is that the …