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Solvency II: what consequences on managing fixed income portfolios?

08.06.2016 - Axel Botte

Read the last release of Ideas Fixed Income by Axel Botte

Keys points of June issue:

- Solvency II is a challenge in terms of systems and data
- Product ranges and investment processes have to be adapted to the new regulatory environment
- In particular, asset managers will need to prove that they are proactive by:
  o Reviewing mandates so that they work more closely with their insurance clients
  o Proposing a broader range of expertise and asset classes to clients


Read further in Ideas Fixed Income June 2016


For more information on this topic, read the study Solvency II Capital Requirements for Debt Instruments

Axel Botte is Strategist at Ostrum Asset Management.

He began his career in 2000 at AXA Investment Managers as strategist producing both geographical and regional equity allocation recommendations.

In 2007, he was named Head of the Fixed Income research within the Investment Strategy department managing 2 fixed income strategists.
He joined Ostrum Asset Management in October 2010 as Strategist. He provides top-down analysis of fixed income markets in close relationship with fund management teams. The research covers interest rates, developed market government bonds, sovereign debt allocation, global inflation-linked, credit and structured credit.

Axel Botte is a graduate of the University of Cergy-Pontoise. He holds a Advanced Studies Diploma (DEA) in Analysis of Financial and Industrial Strategies.

On 3 April 2018, Natixis Asset Management became Ostrum Asset Management.