Denise Voss is the chairman of alfi since 2015 and has been a member of the ALFI board of directors since 2007. She is also Chairman of the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) Investor Education working group. Denise is Conducting Officer of Franklin Templeton Investments and has worked in the financial industry in Luxembourg since 1990.
UCITSindex.com: Mrs. Voss, alfi recently held a risk management conference. What are the biggest risks for fund managers as of today?
Denise Voss: Several well-known mega trends we face include increased geopolitical risks, the possible fragmentation of the EU, migration and social instability and a move to populist parties in some countries. Low or nearly zero growth, our current zero/negative interest rate environment in many parts of the world and demographic changes, including the aging of the population, all have an impact on savings and therefore, investor behavior. Read More