Since launching, Open Door Media has strived for excellence in the work it does across its business portfolio of events and publications, in print and digital. This commitment has been recognised many times over by the UK’s publishing industry.

In 2016 ODM was awarded Silver honours for Event of the Year – Funds Society Fund Selector Summit 2015, and for Sales Team of the Year – InvestmentEurope at the British Media Awards 2016. The same event also saw a shortlisting for Media Company of the Year – Open Door Media Publishing Ltd.

In 2017, Open Door Media was shortlisted for multiple awards at the PPA Awards 2017 and won twice at the Conference Awards 2017.

Incisive Media buys Open Door Media Publishing

Posted on 28.06.18 UK publisher Incisive Media has acquired Open Door Media Publishing (ODMP), which publishes InvestmentEurope and International Investment.

The deal brings together a business – Incisive Media – well known for its presence in the UK financial services sector, with another – ODMP – known for its Continental European presence through print and digital products, an extensive portfolio of more than 20 conferences across Europe, and annual awards recognising true talent in management of cross-border funds.

This highly complementary acquisition will benefit audiences, such as the fund selector community served by InvestmentEurope, as well as asset management businesses looking for distribution both in the UK and across the Continent. For more information please click here.

Happy Birthday to us!

Posted on 25.06.18 Open Door Media Publishing Ltd turned 5 years old on 23rd June. Gosh, how we’ve grown!

Join our team! We currently have 2 vacancies in the Sales team:

Business Development Executive

Marketing Services Executive

To apply, please contact Eliot Morton, Head of Sales at

Open Door Media is a dynamic, fast-growing financial services media company. We publish magazines, websites and a suite of digital products for the audiences we serve. We also organise financial conferences around the world, but we couldn’t do any of this without having the best team!

Pan-European Sub-Advisory Summit 2018 ezine now available

Posted on 25.06.18 Please click here to view the Sub-Advisory ezine which gives an overview of the Sub-Advisory landscape through knowledge partner instiHub, insights from Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Columbia Threadneedle Investments, Natixis, Jennison Associates (PGIM), Pictet Asset Management and Pimco. And an overview of the InvestmentEurope Pan-European Sub-Advisory Summit Milan 2018, taking place 4-5 October, including programme and venue details.

For event delegate places, sponsorship and advertising opportunities please contact:

Vanessa Orlarey
Head of Fund Selection & Distribution – Southern Europe
Tel: +44 (0)7473 934 144

We are hiring!

Posted on 14.06.18 We have 2 new vacancies in the Sales team!

Business Development Executive

Marketing Services Executive

To apply, please contact Eliot Morton, Head of Sales at

Open Door Media is a dynamic, fast-growing financial services media company. We publish magazines, websites and a suite of digital products for the audiences we serve. We also organise financial conferences around the world, but we couldn’t do any of this without having the best team!

Vanessa Orlarey joins ODM as Head of Fund Selection & Distribution for Southern Europe

Posted on 07.06.18 We are delighted to announce that Vanessa Orlarey has joined Open Door Media Publishing Ltd as Head of Fund Selection & Distribution – Southern Europe, for InvestmentEurope, the leading brand for the fund selector community across the Continent.

In this role Vanessa will lead the team responsible for researching and developing relationships with key fund selectors across French-speaking Europe, Iberia and Italy. This will help us attract the highest quality fund selectors to our events and will strengthen InvestmentEurope’s position as the ‘go-to-place’ for the fund selector community.

Based in Milan, Vanessa already has extensive contacts in the industry and will also be responsible for maintaining relationships with sell-side clients, understanding their requirements, and for helping InvestmentEurope develop products which asset managers can use for their marketing and distribution needs.

This is a very important and exciting new role and we are delighted to welcome Vanessa to ODM.

Attracting the most important delegates to InvestmentEurope events is the cornerstone of our business. We anticipate adding to our Fund Selector Relations team in due course.

For further information please contact Louise at

Vanessa’s contact details are:
+44 (0) 747 393 4144

Open Door Media gears up for GDPR

Posted on 23.05.18 Keeping your personal information safe and secure is our top priority here at Open Door Media. That’s why we have made a number of changes to the way we store and control data.

We have updated our privacy policy in readiness for the introduction of the new data protection law (GDPR) on 25th May 2018. Open Door Media has also enlisted the help of Affino to bring all our data handling software into one safe and secure place, meaning you can be sure that any data you share with us is dealt with compliantly.

Client and delegate’s personal information is an important part of our service. For instance, it lets us provide them with our newsletters and information about relevant upcoming events. And we can notify people about any changes to our service.

The fact that the law is changing only builds on what we already do today – and that is to give your personal information the respect and security it deserves.

For more information on Open Door Media’s standpoint on GDPR, read our FAQs here: 

GDPR FAQs for Individuals

GDPR FAQs for Clients

To read our new Privacy Policies, click here:


International Investment

International Investment Edition 18: Dubai Special Available For Download

Posted on 12.02.18 International Investment is proud to present the first ezine of 2018!

International Investment’s Dubai Special edition covers a range of topics including:

  • Exclusive Video Interviews with some of Dubai’s biggest advisor firms
  • Insight from Hansard International and Investors Trust on the Frontrunners in Dubai
  • Special report on “A wind of change” in Dubai

Plus many more.

To view the ezine click the links below



Incisive Works and InvestmentEurope join forces to offer content and performance marketing services in Europe

Posted on 19.12.17 Open Door Media is delighted to have agreed an exciting new partnership with Incisive Media for the creation and distribution of premium content for fund selectors in Europe.

Incisive Media has long since recognised the importance of content marketing and has invested in a specialist division, known as Incisive Works, for the creation, distribution and performance marketing of state-of-the-art content for the readers of its market-leading brands, such as Investment Week and Professional Pensions.

As a result of this new collaboration Open Door Media is now able to offer asset managers active in Europe access to Incisive Works. The Incisive Works team will advise on and create your content so that it has maximum impact and resonates with fund selectors. We then use InvestmentEurope and other platforms for the distribution to your chosen audience. Our Marketing team will manage the performance of your campaign to produce leads and measurable market intelligence to ensure your objectives are achieved and surpassed.

Nick Rapley, CEO of Open Door Media Publishing Ltd, commented: ‘We are very excited to be working closely with our friends at Incisive Media. In the five years since we completed the mbo of InvestmentEurope they have invested heavily in their content marketing solutions. It makes sense for us to tap into their extensive knowledge and resources so that we can offer the best services for asset managers looking for content solutions in Europe’.

Tom Wright, Director, Content & Performance Marketing Services added: ‘The team at Incisive Works has established an enviable reputation for providing the best content and performance marketing services in the UK. This exciting, new tie-up with Open Door Media and Investment Europe means that we will now be able to offer similar services to asset managers looking for European distribution.’

Incisive Works and InvestmentEurope have the ability to produce premium content and measurable performance marketing across any platform: print, digital, or video or a combination of these.

For further details please contact:

Nick Rapley at or +44 (0)203 727 9939
Tom Wright at or +44 (0)207 484 9829

Christmas Cheer!

Posted on 15.12.17 Last night Open Door Media had their annual Christmas Party! The team went to Glitterball in Southbank. It was a fantastic way to end the year.

As always, thank you to our Office Manager Maria who organised the whole do!

Jonathan Boyd - Editor of the Year

Posted on 29.11.17 We are delighted to announce that Jonathan Boyd, Editorial Director was awarded ‘Editor of the Year’ at yesterday’s PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2017.

Jonathan ‘JB’ worked across various financial services titles at Incisive Media and was involved in the launch of InvestmentEurope in 2011. He transferred over at the time of the mbo and is ultimately responsible for the editorial content of all products and services across all platforms across the company.

ABC success for International Investment

Posted on 10.11.17 ABC, the Audit Bureau of Circulations in the UK has issued an audit certificate forInternational Investment across its daily newsletters, monthly digital editions and social platforms.

The audit considered the period January-June 2017. The ABC as an organisation is considered to represent trust and transparency in the media industry, and delivers a ‘stamp of trust’ that is relied upon by media buyers.

The ABC is governed by the media industry and exists for the industry, setting data and process standards across multiple platforms.

PPA Connect Awards 2017: Shortlisted

Posted on 09.11.17 Open Door Media is delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for 3 awards at the PPA Connect Awards 2017.

This comes off the back of last week’s announcement that Open Door Media were shortlisted in multiple categories at the Independent Publishers Awards 2017.

The full list of Open Door Media’s shortlisted entries is below:

PPA Connect Awards 2017
• Best Team – Open Door Media Operations Team
• Best Events Launch B2B – InvestmentEurope Mediterranean Summit Venice
• Best Conference – InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit Hamburg

PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2017
• Independent Publishing Company Of The Year
• Editor Of The Year – Jonathan Boyd
• Team Of The Year
• Event Of The Year – InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2017

Winners of the Independent Publisher Awards to be announced on the 28th November.

Winners of the Connect Awards to be announced on the 8th December.

Independent Publisher Awards 2017: Shortlisted

Posted on 03.11.17 Open Door Media is delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for multiple Awards at the PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2017. Please see the shortlisted categories below.

PPA Awards 2017
• Independent Publishing Company Of The Year
• Editor Of The Year – Jonathan Boyd
• Team Of The Year
• Event Of The Year – InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2017

Winners to be announced on the 28th November.

InvestmentEurope hosts the Pan-European Summit Hamburg 2017

Posted on 16.10.17 InvestmentEurope‘s Autumn Pan-European Summit Hamburg 2017 was held 11-13 October at the Hotel Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall, and saw over 70 fund selector delegates hear ideas presented by 16 asset management groups.

Those participating included Alliance Bernstein, Aberdeen Standard Investments, Acadian, Amundi Asset Management, CPR Asset Management, Columbia Threadneedle Investments, Danske Invest, Eurizon Asset Management, Invesco, Janus Henderson Investors, J O Hambro Capital Management, Liontrust, Nordea Asset Management, Old Mutual Global Investors, RWC Partners and Tokio Marine Asset Management.

Delegates were treated to a keynote address on the morning of the second day of the event, from Ulrich Walter, the German former astronaut who discussed his experiences going up in the Space Shuttle, and who outlined the way risk is handled by organisations and individuals.

A gala dinner saw delegates taken to Hamburg’s Maritime Museum, while networking continued at the event venue across coffee breaks and lunches.

View the event galleries here:

To enquire about sponsorship opportunities for 2018, contact

International Investment launches it's first digital ezine

Posted on 21.09.17 International Investment’s move from print to digital will see our first ‘ezine’ digital editions go live today, with both a UK and an international version available.

As the world accelerates to a digital environment, and the desire to consume content on a variety of devices continues to grow amongst our reader audiences, we have invested in a new platform to help create and deliver our content more effectively through these state-of-the-art digital products.

Take a look at our first digital ezine here:

UK edition

International edition

InvestmentEurope's 2018 Events Calendar ezine

Posted on 12.09.17 InvestmentEurope is delighted to present the ‘2018 Calendar of Events’ ezine:

Apart from the established industry favourites, such as Lausanne and Hamburg, you will see there are some exciting new additions such as the Swiss Summit and Frabelux Forum.

For more details on any of these events, or the ‘Integrated Marketing Solutions’ which support them, please do not hesitate to get in touch!

InvestmentEurope's first ever event in Reykjavik kicks off

Posted on 05.09.17 Speakers from Franklin Templeton Investments, T. Rowe Price, Deutsche Asset Management and Evli are taking part in the InvestmentEurope Reykjavik Roundtable at the Hilton Reykjavik Nordica.

Topics being coved include emerging markets, frontier markets, global equity and the role of PRI, being presented to over 20 local fund selectors.
Live reports from the event are being tweeted from #IEREYKJAVIK.

Our Tee-rrific Team!

Posted on 09.08.17 The staff at Open Door Media celebrated another great year with their annual Summer Party! The team went to Swingers Mini Golf and played a few rounds and had a lot of fun.

Well done to Maria, our office manager, for organising such brilliant party. We cant wait to see what she does for Christmas!

International Fund & Product Awards 2017 Tasting!

Posted on 02.08.17 The events team visited the Millennium Mayfair Hotel in London to taste the menu options ahead of the International Fund & Product Awards 2017.

The team had the opportunity to view the magnificent ballroom where the ceremony will take place and were inspired to develop lots of creative ideas to ensure the night is one to remember!

For more information, and to book your place at this unmissable event, visit or contact Emma Dinwoodie at


InvestmentEurope announces Events Calendar for 2018

Posted on 24.07.17 Open Door Media is delighted to announce that the InvestmentEurope Events Calendar for 2018 is officially here.

The InvestmentEurope calendar sees the return of the highly successful Mediterranean Summit Venice, launched earlier this year, as well as some new events including the Zurich ESG Forum and the Frabelux Forum.

ODM organises over 30 investment conferences around the world each year. Our calendar of events for 2018 is now available. To find out how we can open doors to your customers please contact

Eugenia Jiménez joins the InvestmentEurope Journalist Team

Posted on 17.07.17 ODM is pleased to announce that Eugenia Jiménez has joined the ODM team as Iberia Correspondent for InvestmentEurope.

Having studied Journalism at the University of Seville, Eugenia brings a wealth of journalistic knowledge and is looking forward to working with the team and getting to know more about the InvestmentEurope community.

Look out for Eugenia’s pieces in our Iberia section of InvestmentEurope‘s website.

The 18th International Fund & Product Awards 2017 - Finalists announced

Posted on 14.07.17 ODM is pleased to announce the finalists for the 18th International Fund & Product Awards 2017 brought to you by International Investment.

After a record number of applications this year, the finalists include some of the best and brightest products and services in the industry and showcases some of the best talent in the international investment community.

To view the full list of finalists, visit

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on Thursday 5th October at the exclusive Millennium Mayfair, London.

To discuss table options and to book your place at these prestigious awards, contact Emma on +44 (0)20 3727 9927 or email

Open Door Media wins two Conference Awards!

Posted on 03.07.2017 Open Door Media is pleased to announce that the InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit Lausanne has won not one but two Conference Awards!

First of all we picked up silver in the ‘Best Free to Attend Conference’ category and then we received bronze for the ‘Best Overseas Conference of the Year (under 1000 delegates)’.

The Conference Awards ‘celebrate innovation, teamwork and product development in the commercial conference industry’. We are still a comparatively small business; this recognition and your support mean a lot to us.

Thank you to all of you who sponsor Investment Europe events.

Open Door Media shortlisted for Awards

Posted on 20.06.2017

Open Door Media is delighted to announce we have been shortlisted for multiple Awards at the PPA Awards 2017 and Conference Awards 2017. Please see the shortlisted categories below.

PPA Awards 2017
• Business Media Brand Of The Year – InvestmentEurope
• Editor Of The Year (Business Media) – Jonathan Boyd
• Team Leader Of The Year (Business & Consumer Media) – Nick Rapley
• Publishing Innovator Of The Year (Annual Turnover Under £10m) – InvestmentEurope

Winners to be announced on the 29th June.

Conference Awards 2017
• Best Conference by a small company (under 20 employees) – Funds Society Fund Selector Summit Miami 2016
• Best Free to Attend Conference – InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2016
• Overseas Conference of the Year (under 1000 delegates)’ categories – InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2016

Winners to be announced on 30th June.

Day 2 at the Mediterranean Summit Venice 2017

Posted on 09.06.2017 The Mediterranean Summit Venice 2017 that took place at the JW Marriott on the Isola Delle Rose has ended with the presentation of five asset managers.

First Trust Global Portfolios’ product specialist Gregg Guerin has outlined the edges of investing in non-cyclical North American infrastructure. Nicolas Janvier, portfolio manager of the Threadneedle American Smaller Companies fund has explained the impact of Trump’s America First policy on US small and mid-caps.
Jennifer James, emerging market credit, head of Corporate Research at Janus Henderson, shared her view on the asset class and to which extent it has an investment grade profile with high return. Kames Capital’s multi asset investment manager Vincent McEntegart presented the firm’s multi income fund that shelters over 200 income ideas.
Tim Paulson, investment strategist fixed income at Lord Abbett, outlined multi-sector income opportunities. For more information regarding the event please visit

InvestmentEurope hosts it's first rountable in Oslo

Posted on 08.06.2017 The InvestmentEurope Oslo Roundtable 2017 has kicked off this morning with some 25 delegates based in and around the Norwegian capital listening to presentations from five sponsoring groups, including GAM, Legg Mason Global Asset Management, Vontobel Asset Management, T. Rowe Price, and AXA Investment Managers.

Topics being covered include thematic investing, frontier market equities, emerging market debt, securitised credit and emerging market equities. A full report on the event will appear in subsequent issues of the InvestmentEurope magazine.

Day 1 of the Mediterranean Summit Venice 2017

Posted on 08.06.2017 The first day of the Mediterranean Summit Venice 2017 occurring at the JW Marriott hotel on the Isola delle Rose has seen 45 delegates attending sessions of four asset managers.

Liontrust’s fund manager Samantha Gleave has presented the Liontrust GF European Smaller Companies fund that apply the company’s cashflow solution investment process. Mirabaud Asset Management’s head of Fixed Income Andrew Lake gave his outlook on the asset class and highlighted the firm’s bond strategies. RWC Partners’ emerging markets portfolio manager John Malloy has presented the global emerging market equity fund of the firm while BlackRock’s director Marco Carraro shared views on global strategic bonds.

Following Day 1’s boardroom sessions, a wine tasting session was organised in the Dopolavoro Garden of the JW Marriott. The event continues on Friday 9 June with the presentations of Lord Abbett, Kames Capital, Janus Henderson Investors, Columbia Threadneedle Investments and First Trust Global Portfolios. Stay up to date at