It is early for a recovery of bank stocks

May 04 2016
The market was under the misguided impression that Italy was capable of quickly identifying a definitive solution to the problems that afflict its banking system.

Massimo Trabattoni, one of the best managers

May 02 2016
Massimo Trabattoni, Italian Equity Manager at Kairos, took seventh place in Milano Finanza’s ranking of the world’s top wealth managers.
The analysis was generated by Citywire, which scored money managers based on their risk/return ratios over the past three years. 
Trabattoni manages the Kairos International Sicav Risorgimento and Kairos International Sicav Italia funds, the latter having just been named best UCITS at the 2016 Investor Choice Awards.

New awards for the management of Kairos

Nuovi awards per la gestione di Kairos
April 22 2016
Three important awards for Kairos.
Last Wednesday, in London, there was the award ceremony "Investors Choice Awards 2016", an internationally event for fund managers.
Kairos International Sicav - Italia stood out as the best fund of the year UCITS and Kairos International Sicav - KEY resulted in the best European equity fund long bias of the year.

Meeting for young people: "Ideas and investments for your future"

April 15 2016
On Wednesday, April 6, nearly 400 18- to 30-year-olds participated in the Kairos event for young people at the Milan Triennale: the meeting brought them together and gave them the chance to learn from successful business stories while reflecting on the professional opportunities of tomorrow.

Banks are still seen with caution while utilities and regulated businesses stand out

April 13 2016
Markets had an immediate euphoric response to news of the mixed measure involving CDP (Italy’s publicly owned savings and loan company), foundations and banks on which the government is working to prop up the banking industry. However, we should be wary of labeling the rally of the past few days a definitive turnaround.

KAIROS and U‐START, forge a partnership

April 08 2016
April 6, 2016 saw the formalization of the partnership between Kairos and U-Start, a business initiative to match tech start-ups with digital investors internationally.
Indeed, the Kairos Group’s holding company subscribed U-Start’s 5% capital increase. Next, U-Start Advisor SIM, a stock brokerage company, will be set up and sign a distribution agreement with Kairos’ stock brokerage company. 

Premio Alto Rendimento 2015

Premio Alto Rendimento 2015
March 16 2016
At the 18th annual Premio Alto Rendimento ceremony, the Kairos Multi-Strategy Class A Fund was named best multi-manager hedge fund in the Italian fund category.

Keep cautious as we wait for Draghi

Rimanete cauti, aspettando Draghi
March 03 2016
Piazza Affari, as the Italian Stock Exchange is known, was able to catch its breath for a few days, but only because it fell too much and too quickly in the preceding weeks. Before we see the market take off again, some of the clouds on the macroeconomic front that continue to guide investors’ sentiment will need to scatter: