Institutional Asset Manager - Daily News http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/ en Real estate decarbonisation: Strategies for enhanced investment value and green credentials http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246474/real-estate-decarbonisation-strategies-enhanced-investment-value-and%C2%A0green-credent <p><em><strong>Reducing the carbon footprint of buildings and enhancing sustainability are fast becoming business critical issues for institutional real estate investors. But in order to implement an effective green strategy to lower one&#39;s carbon footprint, having access to detailed building performance data and analytics is vital. This report discusses how Siemens is able to achieve this to help investors enhance the value of their real estate portfolios.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246474/real-estate-decarbonisation-strategies-enhanced-investment-value-and%C2%A0green-credent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:33:52 +0000 mkitchen 246474 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Real estate decarbonisation: Strategies for enhanced investment value and green credentials http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/special/real-estate-decarbonisation-strategies-enhanced-investment-value-and-green-credentials <div class="field field-type-text field-field-specials-description"> <div class="field-label">description:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Reducing the carbon footprint of buildings and enhancing sustainability are fast becoming business critical issues for institutional real estate investors. But in order to implement an effective green strategy to lower one’s carbon footprint, having access to detailed building performance data and analytics is vital. This report discusses how Siemens is able to achieve this to help investors enhance the value of their real estate portfolios </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-original-file"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Real estate decarbonisation: Strategies for enhanced investment value and green credentials </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-articles"> <div class="field-label">Articles:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/2016/12/06/246474/real-estate-decarbonisation-strategies-enhanced-investment-value-and%C2%A0green-credent">Real estate decarbonisation: Strategies for enhanced investment value and green credentials</a> </div> </div> </div> Real Estate Decarbonisation Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:17:24 +0000 mkitchen 246473 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk BTIG secures Blackstone Tactical Opportunities investment http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246466/btig-secures-blackstone-tactical-opportunities-investment <p><em><strong>BTIG has secured an investment from funds managed by Blackstone Tactical Opportunities, which the firm will leverage to expand its capabilities and accelerate growth.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246466/btig-secures-blackstone-tactical-opportunities-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:33:07 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246466 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Neuberger Berman broadens multi-asset UCITS offering http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246464/neuberger-berman-broadens-multi-asset-ucits-offering <p><em><strong>Neuberger Berman is extending its suite of multi-asset solutions with the launch of two UCITS Funds &ndash; the Multi-Asset Risk Premia Fund and the Multi-Asset Class Income Fund.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246464/neuberger-berman-broadens-multi-asset-ucits-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> UCITs Launches & Fundraising Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:27:57 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246464 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk BlackRock Solutions integrates ICE Data Services’ CEP tool http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246452/blackrock-solutions-integrates-ice-data-services%E2%80%99-cep-tool <p><em><strong>International Exchange (ICE) Data Services&rsquo; Continuous Evaluated Pricing (CEP) has been integrated into BlackRock Solutions&rsquo; Aladdin risk and enterprise investment system.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246452/blackrock-solutions-integrates-ice-data-services%E2%80%99-cep-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Trading & Execution Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:04:59 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246452 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Parametric and Research Affiliates offer systematic global macro strategy http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246451/parametric-and-research-affiliates-offer-systematic-global-macro-strategy <p><em><strong>Parametric Portfolio Associates and Research Affiliates have partnered to provide a systematic global macro strategy to institutional separate accounts.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246451/parametric-and-research-affiliates-offer-systematic-global-macro-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:02:30 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246451 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk XL Group appoints chief investment officer http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246450/xl-group-appoints-chief-investment-officer <p><em><strong>XL Group has appointed Andre Keller as its chief investment officer (CIO) effective 1 January 2017, following the retirement of Benji Meuli at the end of this year.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246450/xl-group-appoints-chief-investment-officer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:00:16 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246450 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk IFM Investors names business development director http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246449/ifm-investors-names-business-development-director <p><em><strong>IFM Investors has appointed Paul Burraston as business development director for North America.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246449/ifm-investors-names-business-development-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:57:56 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246449 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Victory Capital invests in Cerebellum Capital http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246448/victory-capital-invests-cerebellum-capital <p><em><strong>Victory Capital&rsquo;s parent company, Victory Capital Holdings, has acquired a minority stake in Cerebellum Capital, an investment management firm that specialises in machine learning.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/06/246448/victory-capital-invests-cerebellum-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:55:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246448 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Piper Jaffray and CIBC enter exclusive equity research distribution agreement http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246442/piper-jaffray-and-cibc-enter-exclusive-equity-research-distribution-agreement <p><em><strong>Piper Jaffray Companies, an investment bank and asset management firm, is entering into an exclusive equity research distribution agreement with the capital markets arm of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246442/piper-jaffray-and-cibc-enter-exclusive-equity-research-distribution-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:48:15 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246442 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk CubeLogic partners with Lacima Group http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246438/cubelogic-partners-lacima-group <p><em><strong>CubeLogic, a provider of risk management and business intelligence solutions for the energy, commodity, and financial markets, has formed a strategic alliance with Lacima Group.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246438/cubelogic-partners-lacima-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:30:40 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246438 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk More robust regulation needed to move ESG forward, says PRI guide http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246437/more-robust-regulation-needed-move-esg-forward-says-pri-guide <p><em><strong>Although some responsible investment regulation is useful in terms of increasing awareness of ESG, investors are still sceptical about whether or not this regulation is driving real change, a report by the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has found.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246437/more-robust-regulation-needed-move-esg-forward-says-pri-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> North America Europe Asia-Pacific Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:28:05 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246437 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk OppenheimerFunds appoints SVP of EMEA http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246436/oppenheimerfunds-appoints-svp-emea <p><em><strong>OppenheimerFunds has appointed Doug Stewart as head of European, Middle East and Africa distribution, based in London.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246436/oppenheimerfunds-appoints-svp-emea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:25:25 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246436 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk City Financial makes senior operations hires in New York and London http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246417/city-financial-makes-senior-operations-hires-new-york-and-london <p><em><strong>City Financial has made four senior operations hires with Amy Wong, William Dumas, Justin Brodersen and Simon Taylor all having joined the firm with effect from 1 December 2016.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246417/city-financial-makes-senior-operations-hires-new-york-and-london" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:39:42 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246417 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk GPW main market equity trading up 21.8 per cent http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246416/gpw-main-market-equity-trading-218-cent <p><em><strong>The total value of trade in equities on the Main Market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange (GPW) was PLN18.6 billion in November 2016, representing an increase of 21.6 per cent year on year.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246416/gpw-main-market-equity-trading-218-cent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:37:01 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246416 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Velocity Trade appoints senior quantitative analyst http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246415/velocity-trade-appoints-senior-quantitative-analyst <p><em><strong>Velocity Trade has appointed Joseph Farrell as head of quantitative research.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246415/velocity-trade-appoints-senior-quantitative-analyst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:34:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246415 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Silverfinch launches quadruple data solution http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246413/silverfinch-launches-quadruple-data-solution <p><em><strong>Silverfinch, a look-through and data distribution hub for client regulatory reporting, has added three new capabilities to its data model in response to clients&rsquo; changing regulatory requirements.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246413/silverfinch-launches-quadruple-data-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:30:06 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246413 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk SGX strengthens fixed income businesses with new lead http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246412/sgx-strengthens-fixed-income-businesses-new-lead <p><em><strong>Singapore Exchange (SGX) has appointed Michael Luk as the new head of fixed income origination and sales, effective 1 January 2017.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246412/sgx-strengthens-fixed-income-businesses-new-lead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:27:17 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246412 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Almax Analytics appoints strategic adviser http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246405/almax-analytics-appoints-strategic-adviser <p><em><strong>Almax Analytics, a software as a service (SaaS) provider delivering actionable insights from Big Data, has appointed Ralf Roth to its advisory board.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246405/almax-analytics-appoints-strategic-adviser" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:51:33 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246405 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Aggregate funded ratio of US corporate pension plans up in November http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246404/aggregate-funded-ratio-us-corporate-pension-plans-november <p><em><strong>The aggregate funded ratio for US corporate pension plans increased by 3.3 percentage points to end the month of November at 80.6 percent, nearly eliminating its year-to-date decline to 0.8 percentage points, according to Wilshire Consulting.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/12/05/246404/aggregate-funded-ratio-us-corporate-pension-plans-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:48:38 +0000 Emily.Perryman 246404 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk