Reader Research

READER RESEARCH In June 2006 funds europe commissioned bespoke reader research to help us better understand our readers and also to gain valuable feedback on the publication. The project was managed by an independent market research company - IDA. The research findings have formed the base for our continued development programme and some key findings from the report are highlighted below: funds europe: readership survey Key Findings
  • 53% of respondents were at Senior Management Level
  • 31% worked for a company with a turnover of over €1 billion euros
  • Overall average reading time is 30 minutes
  • 40% of respondents read the publication for up to 60 minutes
  • Each edition of funds europe has a pass on value of 2.5
  • 90% of respondents read most editions of the publication
  • 98% of respondents find the magazine interesting
  • 99% of respondents find the magazine informative
  “Interesting, informative
but above all, well written.
funds europe
is a must read
for everyone in our office”

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Put your money where your mouth is

Jun 10, 2016

At Kempen Capital Management, they believe portfolio managers should invest in their own funds. David Stevenson talks to Lars Dijkstra, CIO of the €42 billion manager.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: ‘Volatility is the name of the game’

May 13, 2016

Axa Investment Managers chief executive officer, Andrea Rossi, talks to David Stevenson about bringing all his firm’s subsidiaries under one name and the opportunities that a difficult market...


ROUNDTABLE: Beyond the hype

Oct 13, 2016

The use of smart beta investing continues to grow. Our panel, made up of both providers and users, discusses what the strategy actually means, how it should be used and the kind of pitfalls that may arise when using this innovative investment technique.

MIFID II ROUNDTABLE: Following the direction of travel

Sep 07, 2016

Fund management firms Aberdeen and HSBC Global meet with specialist providers to speak about how the industry is evolving towards MiFID II.