IDUG North America 2013 - Conference Orientation ProgramRead more >
Consolidation is increasing in Latin America as revenue growth rates decrease, and there is an increasing demand for network investment to deal with the data traffic generated by smart devices.
This briefing will underline Frost & Sullivan’s key predictions for 2015, focusing on the implications of competitive dynamics as companies catch the wave of new fixed and mobile services and applications opportunities to substitute voice services revenue.
This discussion will introduce the first of the sub-topics covered in our year-long “Future of the US” monthly briefing series: Social Trends. Attendees will be able to participate in a discussion among Frost & Sullivan study authors and industry participants sharing their perspectives on the implications of US social trends on various industries. Social trends and implications addressed will include:
• The influence of and challenges faced by Millennials and the 65+ population
• The increasing diversity of the US population led by Hispanics and immigrants
• The shifts in purchasing power that will drastically alter American business
As expected Angel Agudo’s FF America Fund has held up strong in the recent volatile market. In fact the fund has outperformed the market on a relative basis in the last 1 month, 6 months and year-to-date periods (as of 31 August 2015). In this webcast, Angel will give an update regarding the fund’s performance in light of the recent market volatility. Angel will also reflect on his outlook for the near future, and discuss how he has taken advantage of these turbulent times by identifying pockets of opportunities and acquiring companies for whom valuations have become attractive and outlook remain encouraging.Read more >
Global Funds Series are 60-minute webinars during which fund managers from Asia, Latin America and the US present investment opportunities and their fund ranges distributed globally.
This webinar features José Manuel Silva, CIO and Kevin German, Business Development Manager at LarrainVial Asset Management. Founded in 1934, LarrainVial, is one of the main financial institutions in Latin America recognized for the quality of its advisory services, history and the role it has played in the development of capital markets in the region.
About the Speakers:
José Manuel Silva holds a Business Administration degree from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. He joined LarrainVial in 1997 as the Research Department Manager. Currently, José Manuel Silva is the Chief Investment Officer (CIO), and partner of Larraín Vial Administradora General de Fondos S.A. Previously he served as CFO of Santa Carolina, a leading company in the Chilean food and beverage sector. Between 1987 and 1991 José Manuel Silva was a Director at Toronto Trust Administradora de Fondos de Inversión, a closed-end investment company.
Kevin joined LarrainVial Asset Management in 2013 and has since then served in the institutional sales team. Kevin holds more than 6 years of experience in the financial industry. He began his career in BankInvest Investment Management in Denmark, where he first served in the Operational Risk Team and later as a Fund Manager. He furthermore worked in the Securities Division of the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA). Kevin Holds a Masters degree, MSc in Commercial Law and Business Administration from Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.
Angel Agudo, the new Portfolio Manager of FF America, will provide insight into his investment philosophy and process on the fund, and will delve into where he is finding investment ideas. Additionally, he will also provide his views on the market outlook as we head into 2015.Read more >
Following the conclusion of the Brazil’s hotly debated 2014 election process, Angel Ortiz, portfolio manager will provide an update on the region. In addition to reviewing the FF Latin America Fund, Angel will discuss market trends, investment themes and the implications of the political environment across the region.
The webinar will include the opportunity for live Q&A.