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Yves Perrier, CEO of Amundi, is appointed « European Asset Management Personality of the year » by Funds Europe magazine.
This award emphasizes a sound corporate project aiming to create the leading European Asset Management company and the successful and fast execution of the merger process.
Amundi ranks today third in continental Europe** and among the top ten global players in asset management** with €687.7 billion under management***. Located at the heart of the main investment regions in more than 30 countries, Amundi offers a comprehensive range of products covering all asset classes and major currencies. Amundi develops savings solutions to meet the needs of more than 100 million retail customers worldwide and designs innovative, high-performing products for institutional clients which are tailored specifically to their requirements and risk profile. Benefiting from the support of two powerful banking groups, Crédit Agricole and Société Générale, Amundi aims to establish itself as a leading European asset management.
* Funds Europe is the monthly business strategy magazine for Europe's asset management professionals. The awards are judged by a panel of judges composed of leading professionals with a wealth of funds industry experience. Panels are drawn from peer groups within the industry, specialist third party experts and from Funds Europe’s editorial board
** Open-ended funds, dedicated funds, mandates. Source IPE Top 400 published in June 2010, data as at December 2009
*** Amundi Group figures as at 30 September 2010