Research Payment Expectations Vary for European Investors

Money managers reveal how much they are spending on research and how expected changes to research spending differs by asset size.


How are firms paying for research?

How much are firms spending on research?

What changes are expected for future research spending?

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Overall, European money managers are paying for research by fairly evenly split methods, but the size of that research spend and how that will evolve in the near future varies by firm asset size. Research spend decisions and insights from analysts and portfolio managers managing European equities shared are revealed as part of the 2019 All-Europe Research Team survey.

Nearly 1,900 investment professionals at 865 institutions managing an estimated $4 trillion in European equities participated in Institutional Investor’s 2019 All-Europe Research Team survey.