Welcome to the 8th Fund Strategies Forum in Athens, Greece.

The key themes for investors moving into 2016 are related to: how the global growth and inflation will move, when the Fed will raise rates, and how the Chinese authorities will deal with structural reforms to support growth and the manufacturing sector. Emerging markets can still face headwinds, but a lot of adjustments did already occurred and some central banks in the Euro area and in Japan will continue to provide liquidity to support the global recovery. Euro area and Greece. Which are the current macroeconomic developments and outlook? The “battles” in the Investment Management of Pension & Provident Funds arena.