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Franz Weis - Latest News

AA-rated Weis backs Europe for major earnings upswing

Comgest’s Franz Weis is backing his market for strong growth following a decade of downgrades.

Comgest’s Weis: how to avoid the ‘fair value folly’

The Citywire + rated European equity manager believes many investors are falling for a fallacy when it comes to bargain hunting.

Don’t get carried away by recovery hopes, says Euro equity veteran

Comgest’s Franz Weis warns against betting big on a cyclical upswing as valuations are already getting ahead of growth.

Euro weakness is only short-term spur, says Comgest’s Weis

Citywire + rated manager believes aggressive easing has created near-term gains, but warns against relying on it for long-term returns.

Comgest to merge away equity trio’s Europe fund

French asset management firm announces plans to roll Citywire + rated managers’ strategy into growth-focused approach.

Buy and hold equity veteran adds two luxury names

Citywire + rated Franz Weis drops Prada and unveils new bets as he bolsters emerging market growth potential in his European equity fund.

There is no recovery coming, says Comgest Euro equity star

Citywire A-rated manager Laurent Dobler believes Europe is still teetering on the edge of deflation which would be a ‘kiss of death’ for markets.

Star manager to drop mandate as Comgest ends Austrian tie-up

French firm calls time on 20-year collaboration in a move which will see two European equity managers hand back white-labelled funds.

Euro equity resurgence: the fund managers leading the way

With European equities recording some strong gains, we take a look at the top performing fund managers of the past three years.

Comgest star Weis taps aeronautics for new stock ideas

Citywire AAA-rated stockpicker finds enticing opportunities down the value chain away from cyclical airline stocks.