A NEW DIMENSION OF TRANSPARENCY

INSTICUBE is a pan-European research platform in which Asset Owners share intelligence about their perceptions and experience of Asset Managers they employ.

This platform introduces a new dimension of transparency into institutional markets.

From now on the perceptions of Institutional Investors will become realities much faster.

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December 1, 2018

Chelsie Doyle joins INSTICUBE and takes over the role as Head of Business Development …

October 1, 2018

Mr Jan Kehrbaum joins the management team of INSTICUBE as new Head of Technology …

September 21, 2018

Vincent Kroft opens INSTICUBE NL B.V. Offices in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Vincent has …

magnifier of the month

The INSTICUBE Collective Data Dashboards show some recent observations.

ESG – Environmental, social and corporate governance in the investment process.

 

Looking into the buy-side research data of INSTICUBE, which is obviously a topic of high priority for almost every asset owner across Europe.

 

At the top end we see the Netherlands with 82%, and the Nordics with 75%, of reporting asset owners saying that they currently have – or plan – to introduce an ESG policy. On the other hand, we see Southern Europe with just 32%, and DACH with 44%.

 

When it comes to operational practice, one can see a wide range of different approaches. Some asset managers have implemented adequate reporting, and some publish their own ESG ratings on their web sites. It is obviously not just about reporting, albeit there is some consistency with UN Reporting standards. A maximum of only half has a policy in place relating to the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (UN PRI).

 

Looking further into the INSTICUBE data, one can clearly see that ESG is seen as critical and is analyzed carefully. In the Netherlands over 47% of asset owners say that a failure to support the principles of responsible investments (PRI) is sufficient grounds to dismiss an asset manager. It is a similar picture in the Nordics. And looking further into individual reporting data one can clearly see wide ranges of ratings reflecting the individual ESG approaches taken by asset managers employed.

 

But SEE FOR YOURSELF on the INSTICUBE platform what your peers experience with the more than 450 asset managers they employ…

THE INSTICUBE CONCEPT

Asset Owners sharing intelligence delivers shared insight about institutional investment markets. Combining a unique pan-European research database with the latest information technologies.

ABOUT INSTICUBE

INSTICUBE is building the largest European institutional research platform based on actual client experience. INSTICUBE is establishing the first truly ‘forward looking’ market intelligence database.

THE INSTICUBE UNIVERSE

INSTICUBE operates in six European regions covering 19 countries. The Top 2,000 Asset Owners in Europe – more than 500 of which are already reporting on more than 200 Asset Managers they employ – are INSTICUBE’s prime focus.

Insticube Services

Created for the primary benefit of Asset Owners, but providing invaluable insight for Asset Managers.

benefits for
asset owners

Obtain inspiration and insight from the asset allocation decisions, market feedback and sentiment, from your peers all over Europe.
Benchmark your own perceptions against those of hundreds of other similar professionals.
Build your own leverage for future discussions with managers by gathering forward-looking information.
Support and justify your decisions by continually archiving this shared market intelligence.

benefits for
asset managers

Understand the really important issues for each of your clients.
Learn about systemic and individual differences by region, asset class, type of investor, and more.
Use INSTICUBE’s 1-10 scale to corroborate all your other existing research data on client centricity.
Full market benchmarking on a large number of specific subjects.
Peer Group benchmarking data can also be generated on your behalf.

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