Articles and interviews

Fund manager’s diversity moves reflect shifting sustainability drivers in investment

Interview with Laurent Ramsey, Managing Partner and CEO at Pictet Asset Management, published in Responsible Investor in its Leaders interviews series, on 26 November 2019.

Senior Partner Renaud de Planta discusses the far-reaching topics that Pictet will focus on over the coming years

To mark the start of his tenure as Senior Partner, on September 1st, Renaud de Planta has given several interviews in the Swiss and international media.

  • ‘First among seven equals’ ― Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 30 September 2019
  • ‘The Swiss market remains a priority’ ― Finanz und Wirtschaft, 4 September 2019 
  • ‘Pictet is going to build a tower block in Geneva’ ― Le Temps, 2 September 2019 
  • ‘Pictet targets Asia as wealth managers battle for ultra-rich’ ― Financial Times, 2 September 2019 
  • ‘The current base rate means the pain threshold has been reached’ ― Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 1 September 2019

Managing Partner Boris Collardi on Pictet’s growth plan in Asia

Managing Partner Boris Collardi, in these interviews with Asian Private Banker in Hong Kong and The Business Times in Singapore, explains Pictet’s growth strategy in North and Southeast Asia.

  • Talent, services and products will anchor Pictet Wealth Management’s Asia growth drive’ ― Asian Private Banker, Hong Kong, 22 July 2019
  • Pictet bets on Asia expansion; aims to double team of bankers The Business Times, Singapore, 16 July 2019

“Pictet will grow in Italy without M&A”

Interview with Managing Partner Boris Collardi, published in “Il Sole 24 Ore”, Thursday 23 May 2019.

“We are a 214-year-old start-up”

Interview with Managing Partner Rémy Best, published in Private Banking Magazin, Tuesday 12 February 2019.

“We’re not going to change anything that makes us different and underpins our success”

Interview with Nicolas Pictet, Senior Partner, published in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Wednesday 9 January 2019.

Partner Renaud de Planta on Pictet’s growth and banking sector challenges

Interview with Renaud de Planta, Partner and Chairman of Pictet Asset Management, published in Finanz und Wirtschaft, Wednesday 17 October 2018.

“ETFs are a threat to capitalism”

Interview with Renaud de Planta, Partner and Chairman of Pictet Asset Management, published in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, Sunday 1 Juli 2018.

“We follow no fashion”

Interview with Laurent Ramsey, Partner and CEO of Pictet Asset Management, published in Fonds professionell, Tuesday 5 December 2017.

The road ahead for Swiss asset management

Article signed by Laurent Ramsey, Partner and CEO of Pictet Asset Management, published in Finanz und Wirtschaft, Saturday 28 October 2017.

“The reversal in interest rates will be factored in at some point”

Interview with Renaud de Planta, Partner and Chairman of Pictet Asset Management, published in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Thursday 19 October 2017.

The dangers of passive investing

In a Financial Times article and Finanz und Wirtschaft interview, our Partner Renaud de Planta warns the passive investing perils part
Tuesday 30 May 2017 - Wednesday 21 June 2017

Tomorrow’s wealth management: more of the same

Press article by Marc Pictet, Partner, published in "Finanz und Wirtschaft", Saturday 29 April 2017.

European political instability has not deterred funds from snapping up equities and bonds

Interview with Laurent Ramsey, Partner and CEO of Pictet Asset Management, published in the Hong Kong Economic Times, Monday 13 March 2017.

Business ownership for future generations

Press article by Laurent Ramsey, Partner and CEO of Pictet Asset Management, published in Le Temps on Monday, 12 December 2016.

Managers are innovating, while attitudes are changing among investors

Press article by Laurent Ramsey, Partner and CEO of Pictet Asset Management, published in Finanz und Wirtschaft on Saturday, 22 October 2016.

The 41st partner since the Bank was founded

Interview with Laurent Ramsey, Partner and Chief executive of Pictet Asset Management, published in the Handelszeitung, Thursday 20 October 2016.

First among equals

Interview with Nicolas Pictet, Senior Partner, published in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung, Monday 11 July 2016.

A change in paradigm

Interview with Laurent Ramsey, Partner, published in CorrierEconomia on Monday 4 July 2016.

“I am not really a numbers man”

Interview with Nicolas Pictet, Senior Partner, published in Le Temps, Saturday 25 June 2016.

“Size is not a strategy

Interview with Renaud de Planta, Partner, published in Finanz und Wirtschaft, 18 May 2016.