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Brian C Ford joins TCW as SVP Institutional Marketing

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 20:30

The TCW Group, a global asset management firm, announced today that »

Toronto

JonesTrading names Jeff Gamble as Vice President

Wed, 27/05/2015 - 18:30

The JonesTrading Group of Companies has named industry veteran and institutional equity execution specialist Jeffrey Gamble as Vice President of JonesTrading Canada’s Toronto office.  »

research

Buffalo Funds Promotes Research Analyst to Portfolio Manager

Tue, 26/05/2015 - 14:00

Kornitzer Capital Management (KCM), investment advisor to the Buffalo Funds, has appointed Doug Cartwright, CFA as co-manager of the Buffalo Emerging Opportunities Fund alongside Craig Richard. »

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RMB Asset Management promotes Benjamin Armstrong

Fri, 22/05/2015 - 16:30

Benjamin Armstrong, CFA, a portfolio manager in charge of the fixed income investment strategies with RMB Asset Management, has been promoted to senior vice president. »

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Waverton Investment Management appoints new CEO

Fri, 22/05/2015 - 09:00

Waverton Investment Management has appointed Andrew Fleming as its new CEO effective 1 July, subject to regulatory approval.   »

NYC

Yie-Hsin Hung named CEO of NYLIM

Fri, 22/05/2015 - 09:00

Yie-Hsin Hung, 52, has been named chief executive officer of New York Life’s asset management subsidiary, New York Life Investment Management (NYLIM), effective immediately.  »

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Jupiter recruits Jason Pidcock to build Asian Income strategy

Thu, 21/05/2015 - 21:30

Asian Income fund manager Jason Pidcock is to join Jupiter Asset Management later in the year. »

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Baird Advisors adds experienced municipal investment team

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 16:30

Institutional fixed income investment manager Baird Advisors has hired a municipal investment team from BMO Global Asset Management.  »

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ITG becomes Bondcube US trading intermediary

Wed, 20/05/2015 - 06:00

ITG, the independent execution broker, has been appointed as a US trading intermediary for Bondcube’s buy-side to buy-side trades. »

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Evercore Wealth Management appoints Darlene Marchesani, Kirsten Weisser as wealth advisors

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 16:00

Evercore Wealth Management has appointed Darlene Marchesani and Kirsten Weisser as managing directors and wealth advisors. »

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City Noble appoints Gavin Moffatt as Associate

Mon, 18/05/2015 - 20:00

City Noble, an independent pensions and investments advisory firm, has strengthened its team with the appointment of Gavin Moffatt as Associate. »

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Concept Capital Markets adds trading and client support personnel

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 09:00

Concept Capital Markets has hired Robert Jones, David Circle and Eric Gross, all seasoned brokerage professionals who bring their own skill sets to the firm and will complement the firm’s existing team. »

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Miton UK Microcap Trust appoints Capita as fund administrator and company secretary

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 06:00

Miton UK MicroCap Trust, which is managed by Miton Trust Managers Limited, has appointed Capita Asset Services as its fund administrator and company secretary. »

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RWC Partners hires 15-person emerging markets team

Thu, 14/05/2015 - 06:00

RWC Partners has hired a 15-person investment team, previously at Everest Capital, to establish a new Emerging, Frontier and Asia equity business.   »

Singapore

BIL to close Singapore office

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 21:30

Banque Internationale à Luxembourg SA (BIL) is to close its operations in Singapore for strategic reasons. The closure of the Singapore subsidiary is in line with BIL group’s new strategic framework called BIL2020, which was recently presented. »

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Emilio Barberá joins Mirabaud Asset Management

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 21:00

Mirabaud Asset Management has appointed Emilio Barberá as Senior Portfolio Manager/Analyst for Spanish equities. »

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Tobias Pross to lead AllianzGI’s EMEA business

Wed, 13/05/2015 - 19:00

Tobias C Pross, Head of Distribution Europe, is to become Allianz Global Investors’ Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) with effect from 1 June 2015.  »

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Wunderlich hires Scollard to head institutional equity trading effort

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 21:00

Wunderlich, a leading full-service investment firm headquartered in Memphis, has appointed Brian Scollard as a managing director in the firm’s Equity Capital Markets division (ECM) to lead the institutional equity trading operation.  »

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Virtus to use Dorsey Wright's Relative Strength capabilities for the former AlphaSector Funds

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 15:30

Virtus Investment Partners is to employ the Relative Strength price momentum technical analysis of Dorsey, Wright & Associates in the management of five Virtus open-end mutual funds formerly known as the AlphaSector funds. »

Welcome matt

NAPF welcomes Ros Altmann as new pensions minister

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 12:00

The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) has welcomed Ros Altmann as the UK’s new Minister of State (Minister for Pensions). »

board table

BTIG expands investment banking and capital markets team

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 11:30

BTIG has made a number of senior hires in its Investment Banking and Capital Markets division.  »

research

MKM Partners hires specialty retail equity analyst

Tue, 12/05/2015 - 06:00

Roxanne Meyer has joined MKM Partners as Managing Director, Senior Research Analyst – Specialty Retail, an appointment designed to accelerate the expansion of the firm's consumer team.  »

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Fifth Street Asset Management appoints Heilbrunn as MD and member of Management Committee

Fri, 08/05/2015 - 14:00

Fifth Street Asset Management has appointed David A Heilbrunn as a Managing Director and member of the firm's Management Committee.  »

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Simon Pickard and Edward Cole join Man GLG to launch Unconstrained Emerging Equity Strategy

Fri, 08/05/2015 - 06:00

Man GLG, the discretionary investment management business of Man Group, has appointed Simon Pickard and Edward Cole as portfolio managers of the soon to be launched Unconstrained Emerging Equity strategy. »

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Old Mutual Global Investors appoints Issler as head of DACH distribution

Thu, 07/05/2015 - 16:45

Old Mutual Global Investors has appointed Dominik Issler as Head of DACH Distribution, covering Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Issler, who joined the business on 29 April 2015, will head up Old Mutual Global Investors’ new Zurich-based business. »

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Nomis Solutions appoints Michael DeGusta as VPt and chief architect

Thu, 07/05/2015 - 15:30

Nomis Solutions has appointed Michael DeGusta to lead the architecture and development of the company’s next-generation pricing platform.  »

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Eaton Vance expands global equity team

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 14:45

Eaton Vance Management (International) (EVMI), a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp has appointed Christopher M Dyer, CFA, as Director of Global Equity and Aidan M Farrell as Global Small-Cap Portfolio Manager. Both will be based in London. »

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WallachBeth appoints Ilya Feygin as Senior Strategist

Wed, 06/05/2015 - 09:00

WallachBeth Capital, a provider of institutional execution services, has appointed Ilya Feygin as Senior Strategist and Managing Director.  »

marketing

Scipion Capital Group hires Taran Bains to drive international business development

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 21:30

Commodity trade finance investment manager Scipion Capital has appointed Taran Bains to head up its sales and marketing function.  »

sell button

Thomas Franco joins Virtus Investment Partners as divisional sales manager for wirehouse channel

Thu, 30/04/2015 - 16:30

Virtus Investment Partners, an operator of a multi-manager asset management business, has appointed Thomas Franco as managing director and divisional sales manager. »

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