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Frederic Guirinec

Frederic is an investment analyst. He started his career at JP Morgan in Paris. He has more than ten years of experience investing in private equity and also worked with the 3i debt management team investing in private debt.

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The two faces of Emmanuel Macron

Emmanuel Macron, the French president, presents himself internationally as a bold statesman – yet his much-needed domestic reforms are remarkable for …
15 Nov 2018
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Four wheels good, two wheels better

British riders are dominating the Tour de France again. Could the publicity, along with advances in electric bikes, encourage us to swap four wheels f…
17 Aug 2018
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The Baltic states: throwing off a history of conflict and communism

The Baltic states' economies are too small to attract the attention of many investors – but it’s worth keeping an eye on dynamic entrepreneurial marke…
29 Jun 2018
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The clowns move in: what Italy’s dysfunction means for investors

Italy’s politics have long been an international joke – but after an exceptionally farcical election at a difficult time, that joke isn't funny any mo…
8 Mar 2018
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Why Europe’s strongman may wobble

Viktor Orban’s policies have raised fears about the future of democracy in Hungary, but voters like his handling of the economy. Frédéric Guirinec rep…
2 Mar 2018
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Why Putin’s legacy is the world’s cheapest stockmarket

There are good reasons for foreign investors to be nervous about Russia. But there are also reasons for cautious optimism about its future, says Frédé…
12 Jan 2018
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How to invest in the next Google while it’s still small

Picking the start-up stars of the future can be a potential minefield, but listed incubators and accelerators offer some great buying opportunities, s…
19 Oct 2017
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The man who wants to revolutionise France

Emmanuel Macron has promised a “profound transformation” of France. Investors should be sceptical about whether he can succeed, says Frederic Guirinec…
13 Jul 2017
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Check out this emerging European gem

The Czech Republic is roaring ahead, yet on a price-earnings ratio of nine, it’s the cheapest stockmarket in the world after Russia, says Frederic Gui…
2 Jun 2017
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Polish stocks are poised to soar

Fears over the impact of Poland’s current government are overdone – and that spells opportunity for patient investors to buy some good firms cheaply, …
10 Apr 2017
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Private equity funds for the public

Listed private-equity funds can offer individual investors superior returns. But picking the best funds requires extensive analysis, says Frederic Gui…
3 Feb 2017