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Bond markets: the search for yield remains on top of the agenda
Bond markets: the search for yield remains on top of the agenda
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Bond markets: the search for yield remains on top of the agenda

US government bond yields have risen significantly in recent weeks. How does Erste Asset Management’s Head of Fixed Income Wolfgang Zemanek assess the interest rate development and the role of the central banks? Read more in the current blog interview on the bond markets.

“Environmentally friendly technologies will be growing for years”
“Environmentally friendly technologies will be growing for years”
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“Environmentally friendly technologies will be growing for years”

Technologies – and, in particular, environmentally friendly ones – were THE big narrative on the stock exchanges last year. The upward trend of these companies continues in view of the clear political cues. Interview with Clemens Klein, Senior Professional Fund Manager.

“Megatrends work“: One-year anniversary of ERSTE FUTURE INVEST – a positive look back
“Megatrends work“: One-year anniversary of ERSTE FUTURE INVEST – a positive look back

“Megatrends work“: One-year anniversary of ERSTE FUTURE INVEST – a positive look back

These days a fund that has drawn the attention of many investors is celebrating its first birthday: the megatrend fund ERSTE FUTURE INVEST. The performance to date is respectable. Despite the corona pandemic, the fund has recorded comfortable gains, outperforming important stock exchange indices.

Biotechnology sector searching for COVID remedy
Biotechnology sector searching for COVID remedy
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Biotechnology sector searching for COVID remedy

The corona virus has a lock on the economy and the stock exchanges. Tests by the US pharmaceutical group Gilead in its search for a suitable remedy to fight the pandemic may be cause for hope. Harald Kober, senior fund manager of the equity fund ERSTE STOCK BIOTEC, keeps this company in the portfolio and has noticed a global increase in healthcare investments.