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SGSS in Luxembourg secures Bedrock mandate Tue, 29/07/2014 - 06:10

Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) in Luxembourg has secured a mandate from Bedrock to provide custody, fund administration and registrar services for its range of UCITS funds.

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Nasdaq OMX Clearing appoints BNY Mellon to provide US Treasury clearing and custody

Nasdaq OMX Clearing has appointed BNY Mellon to provide EMIR-compliant clearing and custody services for US Treasuries within the Nasdaq OMX Group’s new European clearing business. »


Regulation

Société Générale Private Banking selects Wolters Kluwer to help meet Basel III requirements

Société Générale Private Banking has selected Wolter’s Kulwers’ Risk Management and Regulatory Reporting solution to help facilitate compliance with the Capital Requirements Directive IV in Belgium. »


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Survey predicts growth of multi-asset strategies to manage risk

Appetite for investment risk among institutional investors has stabilised over the past quarter, according to ING Investment Management’s Risk Rotation Survey.  »


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Deutsche Börse net revenues up slightly in Q2

Deutsche Börse generated net revenue of EUR488.4 million in the second quarter of 2014, a slight decrease from EUR497.1 million in the second quarter of 2013. »


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Guernsey Finance chief quits to head up CISE

Fiona Le Poidevin has resigned as chief executive of Guernsey Finance, the promotional agency for the island’s finance industry internationally, to head up the Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE). »


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High yield funds suffer as falling junk bond prices test investor appetite for asset class


Over the past two years yield hungry investors have proved willing to digest junk bonds with increasingly unpalatable combinations of risk and return, but indigestion may finally be setting in. »


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Bohn to lead Associated’s private client and institutional services

William M Bohn has been promoted to the position of executive vice president, head of private client and institutional services at Associated Banc-Corp. »


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Legg Mason acquires Martin Currie

Legg Mason has acquired Martin Currie, expanding its product capabilities in active equity strategies including Global Equity, Global Emerging Markets, Asian Equity, and European Equity, as well as Japan and China.  »


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Highland Capital Management expands sales team for non-traded products

Highland Capital Management has added nine new hires to its sales group for non-traded and mutual fund products in the independent broker-dealer channel. »


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