Institutional Asset Manager - Daily News en White & Case joins Climate Bonds Initiative Partners Program <p><em><strong>Global law firm White &amp; Case has become the latest international organisation to join the Climate Bonds Initiative Partnership Program, supporting the development of climate finance and green bond market growth.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Professional bodies Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:10:39 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251076 at Athena research focuses on constructing impact portfolios <p><em><strong>Athena Capital Advisors has released new research on a framework for constructing diversified, multi-asset class investment portfolios that seek both financial and social return.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:08:01 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251075 at Quaero Capital appoints UK head of sales <p><em><strong>Geneva-based asset manager Quaero Capital has appointed James Hepworth as head of sales for the UK, charged with building relationships with UK institutional investors from the firm&rsquo;s London office.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:02:05 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251073 at EEX sales exceed EUR200 million for first time <p><em><strong>EEX Group sales revenue rose by 23 per cent to EUR234.2 million in 2016, as the group strengthened its core markets, increased its geographic reach and expanded into new business fields.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:59:27 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251072 at S&P Global Ratings launches green evaluation service <p><em><strong>S&amp;P Global Ratings has launched a green evaluation service to measure sustainability at the asset level.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:52:35 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251071 at MPI appoints head of EMEA operation <p><em><strong>Markov Processes International (MPI), a fintech provider of tools and services for analysing investment performance and risk, has appointed Bijan Foroodian&nbsp;(pictured)&nbsp;as managing director of EMEA.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:48:17 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251069 at Otkritie Global Prime FX volumes up 96 per cent over 12 months <p><em><strong>Otkritie Capital International&rsquo;s FX Prime has seen a 96 per cent increase in turnover volumes since its full scale rollout 12 months ago.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:13:43 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251062 at Aztec appoints associate director in Luxembourg <p><em><strong>Fund and corporate services provider the Aztec Group has strengthened its real assets team in Luxembourg with the appointment of Stephen Osmont as associate director.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:06:12 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251050 at Snowden Lane Partners expands into San Antonio <p><em><strong>Snowden Lane Partners, an independent, adviser-owned, wealth advisory firm, has added a strategic management group in San Antonio, Texas, which will be the firm&rsquo;s ninth location in the US.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:50:29 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251046 at Linedata Icon Retail streamlines regulatory support for transfer agents <p><em><strong>Linedata has launched a number of initiatives to assist clients of Linedata Icon Retail in dealing with the requirements of multiple regulatory reporting.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:42:02 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251043 at GFM FundTech 2017 Awards - Voting now open <p><em><strong>From risk management to regulatory reporting and trading and execution to cybersecurity and compliance, technology is playing an increasingly crucial role in the investment and asset management space. And at GFM, we want to salute the key players who are delivering outstanding tech-based products and services to the industry with the new GFM FundTech Awards.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:17:02 +0000 mkitchen 248985 at BNY Mellon and FundVantage to support TOBAM US equity fund <p><em><strong>BNY Mellon and FundVantage Trust have been chosen by TOBAM to support the launch of its first mutual fund offered to US investors.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fund administration Launches & Fundraising Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:57:55 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251027 at Investor confidence increases by 2.6 points in April <p><em><strong>State Street&rsquo;s Global Investor Confidence Index (ICI) increased to 99.5 in April, up 2.6 points from March&rsquo;s revised reading of 96.9.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indexes Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:55:29 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251026 at Percentile launches RiskMine platform in the US <p><em><strong>Risk management and RegTech firm Percentile has launched its modular RiskMine platform designed for trading institutions and investment banks.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Platforms Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:53:01 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251025 at SGSS helps Euronext provide a new fund investment solution <p><em><strong>Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) is contributing to a new model, Euronext Fund Service, to facilitate investments in funds for domestic and international investors.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fund administration Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:50:23 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251024 at ENSO expands Broker Vote Tool to offer MiFID II research solution <p><em><strong>ENSO is expanding the ENSO Broker Vote tool to include MiFID II research consumption, powered by RSRCHXchange, the MiFID II compliant marketplace for institutional research.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:39:50 +0000 Emily.Perryman 251003 at Euronext to launch new fund service in Paris <p><em><strong>Euronext is launching Euronext Fund Service in Paris, a complementary solution for investing in open-end funds (UCITS and AIF) registered or passported in France.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fund administration Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:01:39 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250989 at MJ Hudson hires three senior lawyers <p><em><strong>Law firm MJ Hudson has hired three senior lawyers to its team.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:28:19 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250983 at Manulife partners with World Heart Federation <p><em><strong>Manulife has formed a global partnership with the World Heart Federation (WHF) to bolster awareness of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and to increase CVD prevention efforts.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charities & Endowments Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:17:14 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250980 at DTCC adds four to board of directors <p><em><strong>The Depository Trust &amp; Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has added four new members to its board of directors.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:52:07 +0000 Emily.Perryman 250965 at