Institutional Asset Manager - Daily News http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/ en Increased regulation of US Treasury market may cause more harm than good, says TABB http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244082/increased-regulation-us-treasury-market-may-cause-more-harm-good-says-tabb <p><em><strong>Following the extreme market volatility experienced in October 2014, the regulatory agencies that oversee the US Treasury market began efforts to examine market structure and determine whether increased regulation is required.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244082/increased-regulation-us-treasury-market-may-cause-more-harm-good-says-tabb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> North America Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:26:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244082 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk APS launches 7 per cent bond to boost SME lending http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244076/aps-launches-7-cent-bond-boost-sme-lending <p><em><strong>UK-based banking services provider APS financial has launched a GBP5 million bond offering via its subsidiary company, APS Bonds, giving investors the opportunity to earn a 7 per cent gross fixed interest per year.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244076/aps-launches-7-cent-bond-boost-sme-lending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:11:44 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244076 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Hazeltree adds JP Morgan Asset Management to LiquidityWeb cash sweep network http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244075/hazeltree-adds-jp-morgan-asset-management-liquidityweb-cash-sweep-network <p><em><strong>Hazeltree, a provider of integrated buy-side treasury management solutions, has added JP Morgan Asset Management to the expanding partner network of Hazeltree LiquidityWeb, an integrated cash management and sweep platform.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244075/hazeltree-adds-jp-morgan-asset-management-liquidityweb-cash-sweep-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:08:31 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244075 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Amundi brings real and alternative assets to single platform http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244074/amundi-brings-real-and-alternative-assets-one-platform <p><em><strong>French asset management firm Amundi is launching a single platform designed to bring its real and alternative assets under one entity and drive its aim of becoming one of the leading alternative asset managers in Europe.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244074/amundi-brings-real-and-alternative-assets-one-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Platforms Real Assets Private Equity Investments Real Estate Investing in Hedge Funds Multi Asset Funds Single Manager Hedge Funds Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:06:49 +0000 beverlychandler 244074 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Negative rates and more! - Live Q&A session with FINCAD http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244062/negative-rates-and-more-live-qa-session-fincad <p><em><strong>FINCAD is holding a follow-up to its incredibly popular July live webinar &ldquo;Negative Rates: Dealing with an Unorthodox Experiment,&rdquo; with an interactive discussion tomorrow, 28 September, designed to help answer any questions arising from this pressing topic.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244062/negative-rates-and-more-live-qa-session-fincad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education & Training Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:25:57 +0000 mkitchen 244062 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Niu Solutions partners with Alert Logic http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244059/niu-solutions-partners-alert-logic <p><em><strong>Niu Solutions, a provider of secure cloud solutions to regulated industries, has formed a strategic partnership with managed security provider Alert Logic.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244059/niu-solutions-partners-alert-logic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cybersecurity Tue, 27 Sep 2016 09:06:14 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244059 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Luxembourg launches world’s first Green Exchange http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244056/luxembourg-launches-world%E2%80%99s-first-green-exchange <p><em><strong>The Luxembourg Stock Exchange (LuxSE) has become the first stock exchange to introduce a platform for green financial instruments &ndash; the Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX) which has gone live this week.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244056/luxembourg-launches-world%E2%80%99s-first-green-exchange" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Markets Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:36:55 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244056 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk BNY Mellon president Karen Peetz to retire http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244054/bny-mellon-president-karen-peetz-retire <p><em><strong>BNY Mellon president Karen B Peetz has decided to retire from the company on 31 December 2016.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244054/bny-mellon-president-karen-peetz-retire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:28:48 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244054 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Maples Fund Services marks 10 years in Hong Kong http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244053/maples-fund-services-marks-10-years-hong-kong <p><em><strong>Maples Fund Services, a division of MaplesFS and an independent global fund services provider, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the opening of its Hong Kong office.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244053/maples-fund-services-marks-10-years-hong-kong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:22:54 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244053 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Raiffeisen Bank International goes live with Corona Cash and Liquidity http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244051/raiffeisen-bank-international-goes-live-corona-cash-and-liquidity <p><em><strong>Raiffeisen Bank International has implemented SmartStream Technologies&rsquo; Corona Cash and Liquidity reporting solution to monitor and manage cash positions on an intraday basis, throughout the group.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244051/raiffeisen-bank-international-goes-live-corona-cash-and-liquidity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:16:28 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244051 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Asset managers prioritising process automation and regulatory reporting http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244046/asset-managers-prioritising-process-automation-and-regulatory-reporting <p><em><strong>Asset management professionals continue to prioritise back-office automation and managing increased regulatory reporting, according to the 2016 Asset Management Industry Trends Survey by&nbsp;Confluence.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244046/asset-managers-prioritising-process-automation-and-regulatory-reporting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:01:58 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244046 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk State Street Global Exchange launches State Street MediaStats http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244045/state-street-global-exchange-launches-state-street-mediastats <p><em><strong>State Street Corporation has launched State Street MediaStats, quantitative investment insights derived from digital media and other large consumer datasets.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244045/state-street-global-exchange-launches-state-street-mediastats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:58:27 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244045 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk MarketFactory appoints CEO and executive chairman http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244044/marketfactory-appoints-ceo-and-executive-chairman <p><em><strong>MarketFactory has appointed James Sinclair as executive chairman, a full time role, and Darren Jer as chief executive officer, effective 1 October.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244044/marketfactory-appoints-ceo-and-executive-chairman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:53:21 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244044 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Ipes backs platform that meets multiple regulatory requirements for KYC http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244043/ipes-backs-platform-meets-multiple-regulatory-requirements-kyc <p><em><strong>An online platform has been launched which aims to make the Know Your Client (KYC) process quicker, easier and more cost effective.</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-directory-company"> <div class="field-label">Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gfmdirectory/ipes">Ipes</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/27/244043/ipes-backs-platform-meets-multiple-regulatory-requirements-kyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:49:18 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244043 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Montreux Natural Resources Fund’s Tanzania mines set to produce first gold http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244034/montreux-natural-resources-fund%E2%80%99s-tanzania-mines-set-produce-first-gold <p><em><strong>A Tanzanian gold mining firm part-acquired by The Montreux Natural Resources Fund is due to&nbsp;produce its first gold next year following &ldquo;fast-track&rdquo; development of two of its mines.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244034/montreux-natural-resources-fund%E2%80%99s-tanzania-mines-set-produce-first-gold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:35:19 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244034 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Thomson Reuters launches Diversity & Inclusion Index http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/243997/thomson-reuters-launches-diversity-inclusion-index <p><em><strong>Thomson Reuters has launched a Diversity &amp; Inclusion (D&amp;I) Index, which ranks the top 100 publicly traded companies globally with the most diverse and inclusive workplaces, as measured by 24 metrics across four key categories.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/243997/thomson-reuters-launches-diversity-inclusion-index" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indexes Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:00:00 +0000 Emily.Perryman 243997 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk AllianzGI expands liquid alternatives offering with Structured Return fund http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244017/allianzgi-expands-liquid-alternatives-offering-structured-return-fund <p><em><strong>Allianz Global Investors has expanded its liquid alternatives platform with the launch of the Allianz Structured Return fund, an absolute return strategy designed to pursue positive returns independent of market conditions, while managing downside risk.&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244017/allianzgi-expands-liquid-alternatives-offering-structured-return-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:37:34 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244017 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk BCS Global Markets and Caderus Capital agree cross-border investment partnership http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244011/bcs-global-markets-and-caderus-capital-agree-cross-border-investment-partnership <p><em><strong>BCS Global Markets, the largest securities broker on the Moscow Exchange, has signed a partnership agreement with Caderus Capital, the Russian-Chinese investment group, to develop cross-border investments between China and Russia.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244011/bcs-global-markets-and-caderus-capital-agree-cross-border-investment-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Europe Asia-Pacific Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:22:39 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244011 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Volante Technologies and Finexus partner on RTGS for Asia-Pac institutions http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244010/volante-technologies-and-finexus-partner-rtgs-asia-pac-institutions <p><em><strong>Volante Technologies, a provider of software for the integration, processing and orchestration of financial messages and payments, is partnering with Finexus to provide the key MT to MX message transformations in complex multi-currency Real-time Gross Settlement (RTGS) system implementations.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244010/volante-technologies-and-finexus-partner-rtgs-asia-pac-institutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:20:05 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244010 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk CubeLogik to create cloud-based one-stop-shop for risk, liquidity and regulation http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244009/cubelogik-create-cloud-based-one-stop-shop-risk-liquidity-and-regulation <p><em><strong>CubeLogik is creating a cloud-based one-stop-shop version of its CubeIntelligence platform for credit risk, market risk, liquidity management and regulatory compliance.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/09/26/244009/cubelogik-create-cloud-based-one-stop-shop-risk-liquidity-and-regulation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:17:30 +0000 Emily.Perryman 244009 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk