Asia’s cities are growing and growing, presenting the urban infrastructure with great challenges. Thanks to technical progress, the relevance of environmentally friendly transport solutions is on the rise. Investors can benefit from this trend, as Gabriela Tinti points out in an op-ed article for the magazine “Global Investor”.
The most important central bank in the world, the Federal Reserve of the USA, has announced a historic decision as a result of its FOMC meeting on 20 September: the central bank balance sheet, hugely inflated in the wake of the bond purchase programme, will be gradually reduced from October onwards. Generally speaking this is […]
Q3 is drawing to its end. Traditionally, this heralds the development of a strategy for the next year, an important part of which is the creation of scenarios. On the basis of the status quo, we have drawn up three further different scenarios in this blog entry.
In their book “Phishing for Phools”, the two Nobel Prize laureates in economic sciences, George Akerlof and Robert Shiller, talk about the fact that the slot machine was developed towards the end of the 19th century. As early as in 1890, a large selection of products was sold that way against coins that were inserted into the slot: sweets, cigarettes, chocolate, opera binoculars, and even a look into the white pages.
The Erste AM Investment Board gives a structured form to the ongoing and responsive dialogue with and among sustainability research agencies.
Prof. Reinhard Haller, MD, was born in Vorarlberg in 1951, is a medical specialist in psychiatry and neurology and is among the most renowned forensic psychiatrists of Europe.
The gambling sector employs 730,000 people in the US. Find out more facts about Gambling in this blog entry.
Engagement is of great importance for Erste AM’s sustainable investment approach. It combines own initiatives with collaboration on a national and international level. The structured engagement process is based on the “EAM Engagement Guideline” which determines issues, approach and procedures.
“Today we can use these statistical findings, to calculate precisely that in gambling, the bank ultimately always wins”, concludes Mr. Permoser, Chief Investment Officer (CIO) and Chief Sustainable Officer (CSIO) of Erste Asset Management.
After years of drought, European bank shares have shown a solid performance in the year to date.