The team of professionals at the asset management unit, headed up by CEO Álvaro Anguita, have been awarded the prestigious Certified ESG Analyst (CESGA) certification by the European Federation of Financial Analyst Societies (EFFAS). MAPFRE AM currently has three funds governed by environmental, social and governance criteria.
In an article for Spanish media outlet El Confidencial, Gonzalo de Cadenas-Santiago, director of macroeconomics and financial analysis at MAPFRE Economics, goes through the key aspects of trade and diplomatic policy between China and the United States and examines the strained geopolitical relations at a time of economic recovery one hundred days into President Joe Biden’s term.
During his appearance on Radio Intereconomía’s A media Sesión, Alberto Matellán, MAPFRE Inversión’s chief economist, analyzes the change in narrative evidenced in the market in recent weeks and recommends to retail investors that they can change their objectives with their respective managers without having to modify their portfolios.
MAPFRE has reaffirmed its commitment to ESG criteria through the approval of the Responsible Investment Framework, which aims to contribute to the development of a more stable and sustainable financial system. MAPFRE currently has a variety of products available that carry the SRI designation (Socially Responsible Investment), such as AM Capital Responsable fund.
Non-fungible tokens (NFT) have fully entered into the world of investment. Alberto Matellán, MAPFRE Inversión’s chief economist, gives us an overview of the keys to this new asset being created on blockchain technology, and warns of the high prices they are being sold for on the secondary market as accreditation for “digital artworks”.