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Julian Mund, PLSA

PLSA launches guide to indices and benchmarks

Wed, 15/03/2017 - 10:04

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has launched a Made Simple Guide to indices and benchmarks, sponsored by FTSE Russell. »

Mike Thompson, Barclays

Financial services apprenticeship standard gains support

Wed, 15/03/2017 - 08:23

Six professional bodies in the banking and financial services industry have lent their support to the Financial Services Professional Apprenticeship. »

Pascale Viala, EDHEC Business School

Bloomberg becomes corporate sponsor of EDHEC MSc in Financial Markets

Mon, 13/03/2017 - 10:37

Bloomberg has signed an agreement to become the corporate sponsor of the EDHEC Business School’s MSc in Financial Markets. »

XM signs agreement with Academia De Mercados

XM signs agreement with Academia De Mercados

Tue, 07/03/2017 - 10:50

FX and CFD broker XM Group (Trading Point Group) has signed an agreement with Academia de Mercados (ADM) in which ADM will be delivering webinars and seminars to XM clients in Spain, Portugal and Latin America. »

Melissa Waller, AIF Institute

Melissa Waller named president of AIF Institute

Tue, 10/01/2017 - 07:37

Alternative Investments Forum (AIF) has appointed veteran institutional investor Melissa Waller as president of its newly formed AIF Institute.  »

Jeff Binstock, MIX

MIX and MetLife Foundation to promote financial inclusion in Mexico, Myanmar, Turkey and Vietnam

Mon, 21/11/2016 - 14:09

MIX has formed a USD825,000, two-year partnership with MetLife Foundation to promote financial inclusion by providing insight into financial service access in Mexico, Myanmar, Turkey and Vietnam. »

Over 40 delegates attend Guernsey seminar in Singapore

Over 40 delegates attend Guernsey seminar in Singapore

Mon, 14/11/2016 - 14:13

The recent inward migration of several companies and funds into Guernsey is thanks to the island’s reputation as the number one jurisdiction outside of the UK for London Stock Exchange (LSE) listings, an audience at a seminar in Singapore has heard. »

Cyprus positions itself as post-Brexit partner to UK funds industry

Cyprus positions itself as post-Brexit partner to UK funds industry

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 11:22

Fund managers have gathered in London to hear from the Cyprus Investment Funds Association (CIFA) about the opportunities in the country as an investment destination. »

Paul Phillips, Sackers

Sackers launches ESG guide for pension schemes

Mon, 10/10/2016 - 14:08

Commercial law firm Sackers has launched a guide to assist pension trustees grappling with how environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) factors can be taken into account in their investment portfolios. »

Russell Groyder, FINCAD

Negative rates and more! - Live Q&A session with FINCAD

Tue, 27/09/2016 - 10:25

FINCAD is holding a follow-up to its incredibly popular July live webinar “Negative Rates: Dealing with an Unorthodox Experiment,” with an interactive discussion tomorrow, 28 September, designed to help answer any questions arising from this pressing topic. »

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ifs University College becomes The London Institute of Banking & Finance

Thu, 15/09/2016 - 07:26

Financial education provider ifs University College has become The London Institute of Banking & Finance. »

ICDA and itarle to host best execution event in Switzerland

ICDA and itarle to host best execution event in Switzerland

Tue, 16/08/2016 - 09:51

The International Commodities and Derivatives Association (ICDA) is hosting a Best Execution & Analytics event in Engelberg, near Zurich on 29 September. »

mallowstreet launches online learning tool for pensions trustees

mallowstreet launches online learning tool for pensions trustees

Thu, 28/07/2016 - 13:33

mallowstreet, a platform bringing the institutional pensions industry together in an effort to help solve the pensions and savings crisis, has launched the ‘Black Belt’, an online learning tool aimed at pension scheme trustees. »

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Calling all aspiring alternative fund managers!

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:10

Are you looking to set up an alternative investment fund? If so, then Hedgeweek’s “Setting up an Alternative Fund in Europe” will give you access to world class experts providing advice on how to navigate this challenging path. »

Beverly Chandler

Second programme from Cyber London

Fri, 16/10/2015 - 14:22

Cyber London (CyLon), Europe’s first dedicated cyber security startup accelerator and incubator, has just announced the start of its second programme and managed to find the week when news from the Office for National Statistics showed there were an estimated 5.1 million incidents of fraud, with 3.8 million adult victims in England and Wales in the past 12 months.  »

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Qorus, Microsoft UK and GMA Consulting explore how technology will shape financial services this year

Thu, 16/04/2015 - 11:32

Qorus is proud to join Microsoft UK and GMA Consulting to host an informal, half-day thought leadership and networking event at Microsoft UK’s offices at Cardinal Place, London on the morning of Thursday, 23 April 2015. »

Dominic Wheatley

Guernsey promotes ILS pedigree at London event

Fri, 20/03/2015 - 18:30

Guernsey’s position as a leading centre for Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) transactions was underlined at a thought leadership event in London on Wednesday. »

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NAPF publishes trustee guide to IMAs

Thu, 12/03/2015 - 15:00

The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF), in collaboration with international law firm CMS, has published a guide to Investment Management Agreements (IMA) for pension fund trustees. »

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Osney Buy-Side identifies top three challenges facing European asset managers

Wed, 11/03/2015 - 12:00

Osney Buy-Side has identified the top three challenges currently facing European asset managers:  the role of technology in driving growth; the continuing wave of regulation; and lack of standardisation in cash flow management.  »

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NAPF and Chicago Booth Business School to offer pensions leadership course

Tue, 10/03/2015 - 09:00

The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) and The University of Chicago Booth School of Business (Chicago Booth), have partnered to deliver a leadership programme for senior executives within the pensions industry. »

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Cayman Finance hosts successful New York event

Mon, 02/03/2015 - 11:00

Cayman Finance hosted its second annual New York Breakfast Briefing event at the Harvard Club of New York City.    »

Amsterdam

Morningstar sets agenda for Fifth Annual Morningstar Institutional Conference Europe in Amsterdam

Tue, 17/02/2015 - 09:00

Morningstar has announced the agenda and speakers for its fifth annual Morningstar Institutional Conference Europe, to be held in Amsterdam on 19 and 20 March 2015. »

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ICSA launches new qualifications for offshore finance professionals

Wed, 10/12/2014 - 10:30

ICSA, the Institute for professionals working in governance and compliance, is launching four new Level 4 (the equivalent of first year undergraduate) qualifications for offshore finance professionals.  »

Fiona Le Poidevin, chief executive of Guernsey Finance

London masterclass to focus on Guernsey’s funds offering

Wed, 12/11/2014 - 10:00

A technical showcase of Guernsey’s funds offering and how the island is positioning itself amid the latest regulatory pressures will be the focus of a funds masterclass in London at the start of next year. »

South East Asia

Jersey Finance ramps up Asia activity by launching inaugural Roadshow series

Wed, 05/11/2014 - 11:32

Jersey Finance has embarked on a ramped-up programme of activity in Asia this autumn, including launching an inaugural series of Roadshow events in key markets across the Far and Middle East. »

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