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Moves & Appointments

K&L Gates adds investment management and corporate partner

Thu, 26/05/2016 - 22:50

Global law firm K&L Gates LLP has added Arturo (Art) Requenez II as a partner in the firm’s investment management/private funds and corporate/private equity practices.  »

IFSWF appoints State Street as Official Research Partner

IFSWF appoints State Street as Official Research Partner

Thu, 26/05/2016 - 09:40

The International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF) has appointed State Street as one its two official research partners. »

Open sign

Maitland opens new Miami office

Thu, 26/05/2016 - 09:36

Maitland, the global advisory and fund administration firm, has opened a new office in Miami. The office will provide Maitland’s LatAm team with a regional base, giving their growing private and institutional client base access to on-the-ground support.  »

Deborah Zurkow to head Alternatives group at AllianzGI

Deborah Zurkow to head Alternatives group at AllianzGI

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 16:17

Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) CIO and Head of Infrastructure Debthas appointed Deborah Zurkow (pictured) is to take on a new, broader role, becoming head of the Alternatives pillar within the firm’s global investment platform.  »

Northern Trust Asset Management appoints public funds and Taft-Hartley head

Northern Trust Asset Management appoints public funds and Taft-Hartley head

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 09:24

Bob Parise has joined Northern Trust Asset Management as Practice Lead, Public Funds and Taft-Hartley plans for the Institutional Group.  »

Dave Welling and Robert Roley named co-heads of SS&C Advent

Dave Welling and Robert Roley named co-heads of SS&C Advent

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 16:12

SS&C Technologies Holdings, a provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, has named Dave Welling and Robert Roley as co-heads of SS&C Advent.  »

Northern Trust appoints Clayton DaSilva sales manager for the Middle East

Northern Trust appoints Clayton DaSilva sales manager for the Middle East

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:26

Northern Trust announced today hired Clayton DaSilva as sales manager, Middle East. Based in Abu Dhabi, DaSilva is responsible for leading Northern Trust’s business development in the Middle East and supporting business development in Africa, offering Northern Trust’s asset servicing and capital markets solutions to sovereign wealth funds, central banks, asset management companies and corporate clients.  »

MUFG Investor Services appoints Mac Kirschner as Global Head of Client Relationship Management

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:22

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed McAllister (Mac) Kirschner as Global Head of Client Relationship Management. »

Legal & General Investment Management America announces multi-asset portfolio team

Legal & General Investment Management America announces multi-asset portfolio team

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:21

Legal & General Investment Management America (LGIMA), a registered investment advisor with over USD121.5 billion in assets under management, has established a newly formed Multi-Asset Portfolio Management team, led by David Chapman.  »

BlackRock hires Mark Wiseman as a Senior Investment Leader

BlackRock hires Mark Wiseman as a Senior Investment Leader

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 09:44

BlackRock has named Mark Wiseman as incoming Senior Managing Director and a member of the firm’s Global Executive Committee (GEC).  »

Eaton Vance Funds appoint two new trustees

Eaton Vance Funds appoint two new trustees

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 09:38

The Boards of Trustees of the Eaton Vance mutual funds and closed-end funds have appointed Mark R Fetting and Scott E Wennerholm as independent Trustees, effective 1 September, 2016. »

Cédric Vuignier joins SYZ Asset Management as Head of Manager Research & Alternative Investments

Cédric Vuignier joins SYZ Asset Management as Head of Manager Research & Alternative Investments

Fri, 20/05/2016 - 10:28

SYZ Asset Management, the institutional asset management division of the SYZ Group, has appointed Cédric Vuignier (pictured) as Head of Manager Research & Alternative Investments, and Bertrand Dord, as senior analyst.  »

EY Partner Martin extends Channel Islands role

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 16:20

EY partner, Wendy Martin, has extended her role within the Channel Islands. Martin was promoted to tax partner in July last year and now enhances her role by taking over as head of tax for the firm, replacing Peter Willey who has recently returned to an EY team in the UK. »

Shaking hands

Brad Rinklin joins Eze Software’s management team

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 09:38

Eze Software Group has appointed Brad Rinklin as Senior Managing Director – Marketing.  »

VMS partners with EDI to expand offerings to asset managers

VMS partners with EDI to expand offerings to asset managers

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 09:37

Vertical Management Systems (VMS), a provider of data, financial networking and account aggregation technology, has partnered with Exchange Data International (EDI), a specialist in supplying securities reference data, corporate actions and closing pricing information. »

Solactive teams with Sarasin & Partners on SSEA Indices

Solactive teams with Sarasin & Partners on SSEA Indices

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 09:35

Solactive AG has teamed up with Sarasin & Partners LLP on Sarasin’s Systematic Efficient Approach Indices (SSEA Indices), a family of indices which seek to outperform the market- cap over the medium-long term and across multiple market cycles.  »

T Rowe Price appoints Simon King to lead its client relationship management team

T Rowe Price appoints Simon King to lead its client relationship management team

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 15:46

T Rowe Price, the USD765 billion global asset manager, has strengthened its UK intermediary team with the appointment of Simon King to lead its client relationship management team that services fund selectors and global financial intermediaries. »

Howard Millar appointed COO of Stellwagen Group & CEO of Stellwagen Capital

Howard Millar appointed COO of Stellwagen Group & CEO of Stellwagen Capital

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 09:33

Stellwagen Finance Company, the holding company of Dublin, Ireland based Aviation Finance Company and Seraph Aviation Management (the Stellwagen Group), has appointed Howard Millar as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Stellwagen Group.  »

Luc Fortin

Luc Fortin to join Montréal Exchange as Managing Director, Derivatives Trading

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 09:00

Montréal Exchange (MX) has appointed Luc Fortin as Managing Director, Derivatives Trading, effective 27 June, 2016.  »

Linedata opens new office in Casablanca, Morocco

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 09:00

Linedata has opened a new office in Casablanca, Morocco aimed at enabling the firm to strengthen its relationships with its clients and its partners in this region, especially in the lending and leasing sectors.  »

Sriyan Pietersz joins Matthews Asia as Investment Strategist

Sriyan Pietersz joins Matthews Asia as Investment Strategist

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 09:00

Matthews Asia (Matthews) has appointed Sriyan Pietersz as Investment Strategist. »

Manulife Asset Management makes senior UK & Ireland distribution appointments

Manulife Asset Management makes senior UK & Ireland distribution appointments

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 15:28

Manulife Asset Management has named Martin Powis and Alan Burnett to new distribution roles for the UK & Ireland, based out of the firm's London office.  »

Unigestion grows Alternatives business with new team

Unigestion grows Alternatives business with new team

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 09:33

Unigestion, the boutique asset manager that focuses on guiding its clients with risk-managed investment solutions, has appointed four new members to the Institutional Clients team to boost its specialist alternatives sales force. »

FundRock appoints Romain Denis to drive ongoing investment in FinTech

FundRock appoints Romain Denis to drive ongoing investment in FinTech

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 09:02

FundRock Management Company has appointed Romain Denis as Director of Technology, Program Management and Data Management.  »

Miravast completes MBO

Miravast completes MBO

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:16

Miravast LLC, a Delaware based LLC, specialising in life contingent assets, has been launched by former senior members of the AIG life settlements team in 2012 with financial backing.     »

Calastone expands to New Zealand

Calastone expands to New Zealand

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:14

Calastone, the global fund transaction network, has expanded into New Zealand, bringing critical infrastructure to support smoother transaction flow across Australasia. »

Nikko Asset Management Appoints Yuichi Alex Takayama as Global Head of Sales

Nikko Asset Management Appoints Yuichi Alex Takayama as Global Head of Sales

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:13

Nikko Asset Management has appointed Yuichi Alex Takayama as Global Head of Sales (International Business). Concurrently serving as Head of International Business Development and Sales Planning Division, he will collaborate closely with overseas unit heads and senior sales managers in formulating the company’s international sales strategies. »

Russell Investments launches GCS&R team

Russell Investments launches GCS&R team

Fri, 13/05/2016 - 21:13

Russell Investments has formed a new team within its investment division – The Global Client Strategy & Research (GCS&R) team – which is charged with integrating the firm’s full breadth of asset allocation expertise across regions and businesses, enhancing its ability to design innovative strategies for multi-asset solutions. »

Man and woman shaking hands

Rothschild Asset Management expands large cap investment team

Fri, 13/05/2016 - 11:06

Rothschild Asset Management has appointed Tiffany Li as Vice President. She has joined the firm’s large cap equity investment team as a Technology Analyst.  »

Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 16:27

Professor Riccardo Rebonato, a specialist in interest rate risk modelling with applications to bond portfolio management and fixed-income derivatives pricing, has joined EDHEC-Risk Institute. He has also joined the EDHEC Faculty. »

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Awards

Hedgeweek Global Awards 2016

Hedgeweek Global Awards 2016

Tue, 05/04/2016 - 10:29

Special Reports

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2016

Switzerland Hedge Fund Services 2016

Thu, 24/03/2016 - 10:12

AIFMD Fund Services 2016

AIFMD Fund Services 2016

Tue, 08/03/2016 - 13:00

BVI Hedge Fund Services 2016

BVI Hedge Fund Services 2016

Mon, 01/02/2016 - 22:20

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2016

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2016

Tue, 26/01/2016 - 13:38

Prime Brokerage 2015

Prime Brokerage 2015

Thu, 17/12/2015 - 10:44

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