Ruben Mutsaers

Ruben Mutsaers

Director, Portfolio Solutions

Ruben is responsible for the development, maintenance and delivery of bfinance’s investment strategy services and support to clients. He joined bfinance in 2015 as research analyst involved across public and private markets manager selection projects. Ruben completed his MSc in Quantitative Finance in Econometrics and Operational Research from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam, where he attained his BSc in Econometrics and Operational Research from Erasmus University too.


More insights from the team:

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Following a fundamental shift in macroeconomic conditions, we weigh up the attractions of small cap equities in an era of lower economic growth and elevated inflation and revisit the case for...

During 2021-22, the results produced by active equity managers have been heavily influenced by the extent to which their portfolios have been ‘geared in’ to recent inflationary dynamics. Yet those...