Arne is a Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer for Barclays Investment Solutions (BIS) and member of the BIS Executive Committee.

Arne has over 25 years’ investment experience, spanning senior roles in banks, asset management companies, hedge funds and pension funds. He joined Barclays in November 2015 from Coutts Private Bank, where he was Head of Investments, responsible for the investment proposition across discretionary and advisory.

Prior to this, Arne was Co-Head of Multi-Asset Allocation at the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) in London, the UK’s largest pension scheme. Previous roles include Head of Global Currency Management and Head of the Hedge Fund Strategies Group in Europe and Asia for Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

Monthly Market Insights – July 2018

As part of our aim to keep clients informed of our current investment views and how these themes are impacting your discretionary portfolios, Toby Cross, Portfolio Management Specialist, talks to Arne Hassel, Chief Investment Officer, about increasing trade tensions, Italian politics and worries about certain emerging markets.

Monthly Market Insights – September 2018

This month Toby Cross, Portfolio Management Specialist, talks to Arne Hassel, Chief Investment Officer, about the record bull run in the US despite ongoing trade tensions between the US and China, and concerns over the meltdown in Turkey.

Ready-made Investments – Jan-July 2018

In the third of our regular updates, Arne Hassel, Barclays' Chief Investment Officer, gives an update on the Barclays' strategic and tactical asset allocation and its impact on the performance of our Ready-made Investments during the first half of 2018.

Portfolio Perspectives – May 2018

We speak to Arne Hassel, Barclays’ Chief Investment Officer, about market performance throughout April, including how positive signals from strong economic growth are being offset by concerns that higher interest rates will upset stock markets.

Portfolio Perspectives – June 2018

Arne Hassel discusses May’s market performance, including concerns over trade negotiations between the US and China, and the political scene in Italy.

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