News and Reviews

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in May, 2017

Riga, Latvia, June 5, 2017, 14:26 / Investments

The traditional saying “Sell in May and go away” did not quite work this year, and May has become another positive month for global stock markets. Moreover, the usual nervousness and increased volatility often observed in May were missing too. On the contrary, VIX index, which reflects stock market volatility expectations, fell down to the lowest point since 1993. News background was rather empty creating an impression of that the market was moving habitually slowly entering consolidation stage.

ABLV Bank Profit in Q1 2017 – EUR 14.8 million

Riga, Latvia, May 29, 2017, 10:02 / Banking

ABLV Bank, AS performance in Q1 2017 enables it to predict that the aims set forth for this year will be reached. All significant indicators of the bank’s operation remain high, including capital adequacy and liquidity indicators.

ABLV Bank Equity Increased by EUR 50.7 million

Riga, Latvia, May 25, 2017, 13:11 / Banking

Another issue of ABLV Bank shares has been successfully completed, under which there were 3 780 000 registered shares issued. Following this, the bank’s share capital is comprised of 38 250 000 ordinary voting shares and 3 830 000 employee shares without voting rights attached. The newly issued shares constitute 9.9% of the bank’s voting share capital.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in April, 2017

Riga, Latvia, May 10, 2017, 10:14 / Investments

In April, given the absence of any news or events capable of affecting the moods of the investors, the global stock market entered the stage of consolidation after a rather strong growth in Q1 of this year. Corporate earnings reports mostly met investor expectations; macroeconomic data had no surprises as well, so the attention of the market participants was focused on the political background in Europe.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in March

Riga, Latvia, April 7, 2017, 10:32 / Investments

In March, the global stock market retained positive moods, yet investors have become more selective, while the stock markets of various states and regions have lost their lockstep. If those were American stock indices that set the tone in February, then in March the European markets took over the lead. STOXX Europe 600 index grew by 2.94% within a month, while American S&P 500 stayed where it was, and the Japanese market lost more than 1%.

ABLV Bank audited results for 2016 approved

Riga, Latvia, March 17, 2017, 15:25 / Banking

ABLV Bank Council and Board approved the bank’s and the group’s audited report for 2016. The bank gained profit of EUR 79.3 million in 2016.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in February

Riga, Latvia, March 6, 2017, 17:23 / Investments

In February, optimism continued to prevail on global stock market. As before, the US capital market indexes set the tone for positive moods, achieving new records day after day. It should be noted that investors had enough reasons for such optimism, since earnings season turned out to be rather good. As at the end of February, reports were published by approximately 90% of the companies, and 74% of those managed to surpass the analysts’ profit estimates, as the overall profit growth constituted 5%.

Unaudited profit of ABLV Bank for 2016 – EUR 79.3 million

Riga, Latvia, February 27, 2017, 09:29 / Banking

Although last financial year can be said to be full of surprises, price fluctuations that were hard to explain, and historic turns, as well as the overall economic growth slowed down, ABLV Bank managed to achieve and surpass the planned results, gaining the historically highest profit so far.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in January

Riga, Latvia, February 7, 2017, 16:59 / Investments

Given the lack of significant events and news, in January situation on the global equity market was fairly calm with a touch of positive mood. The market participants expected Donald Trump’s inauguration and his first actions as a US president. It is obvious that inauguration is a mere formality, though in case with Trump everyone was greatly interested whether he would keep his campaign promises or not.

Winter changes in products and services

Riga, Latvia, January 30, 2017, 13:35 / Banking

ABLV offers several innovations in products and services. They include companies for investments in commercial properties and corporate finance advisory.

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