UBS says HNW investors more confident in markets post-Trump victory

"With the election behind us, many investors are looking ahead with a growing sense of optimism about the economy and the markets," says UBS's Paula Polito.

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MFS sentiment study: investors confident in active management

MFS's Carol Geremia notes that a current strong bias toward active management should continue, especially with many investors worried about increased market volatility in coming years.

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Institutional risk-management strategies need urgent overhaul, finds AllianzGI RiskMonitor

Neil Dwane, global strategist at AllianzGI said that that two-thirds of institutions are calling for innovative new strategies to help balance risk-return trade-offs, provide greater downside protection and replace traditional approaches to risk management.

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Natixis survey finds affluent US investors don’t understand risks behind passive investing

Natixis's survey found that 64% of investors think index funds will help minimize losses, 69% believe index funds offer better diversification, and 61% believe index funds provide access to the best investment opportunities in the market.

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Latam private-equity and VC activity didn’t let up in 2015, trade group says

Mexico, the second most active market behind Brazil, saw a record USD 2.3 billion invested through 88 transactions in 2015, said Cate Ambrose, president and executive director of the Latin American Private Equity and Venture Capital Association.

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Morgan Stanley: High-net-worth investors predict positive 2015 on strength of US economy, tech and biotech stocks

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management’s semi-annual Investor Pulse Poll found that the wealthy see their best opportunities coming from the US, in technology stocks, and in equities in general.

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Market Vectors: Institutions return to EMD; retail investors still fearful

Fran Rodilosso, fixed income portfolio manager for Market Vectors ETFs, noted that there is evidence that some institutional asset managers, including asset allocation strategists, pension funds, and foreign fund managers, are now increasing exposure to emerging markets in various ways.

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