Institutional Asset Manager - Daily News en Sycomore AM strengthens investment team <p><em><strong>Sycomore AM has appointed Alexandre Ta&iuml;eb as fund manager-analyst within the firm&rsquo;s asset allocation team.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:42:36 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248994 at The ‘three Is of data’ financial firms need to address <p><em><strong>State Street Corporation has identified three elements leaders in financial services will need in order to excel in the new digital era, which it calls the &ldquo;three Is of data&rdquo; &ndash; integration, integrity and intelligence.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cybersecurity Surveys & research Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:34:19 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248992 at GFM FundTech 2017 Awards - Voting now open <p><em><strong>We are conducting a survey of the entire&nbsp;GFM&nbsp;readership to assess the best&nbsp;FundTech&nbsp;performers and service providers during 2016 in a range of categories covering the entire&nbsp;FundTech&nbsp;space. Managers and service providers are welcome to nominate their own funds/firms &ndash; with relevant justification.</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-replacement-label"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Awards </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:54:54 +0000 mkitchen 248985 at Reg-Room launches Reg-Impact tool <p><em><strong>Reg-Room has launched Reg-Impact, a technology solution designed to help banks, broker-dealers, advisers, insurers and hedge funds monitor rule and regulatory changes, allowing them to assess the impact on their organisations and create implementation plans and reports.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compliance Technology and software solutions Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:28:43 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248976 at Seabury Global Markets and BYFX launch Spotex suite of electronic forex products <p><em><strong>Seabury Global Markets (SGM), a subsidiary of Seabury Capital and a provider of FX liquidity management and trade execution solutions, has teamed with Spotex and SBI FX Co to launch a suite of electronic forex products.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:26:18 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248975 at Robeco appoints UK head <p><em><strong>Robeco has appointed Peter Walsh as head of its UK business.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:28:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248965 at What differentiates asset managers today in the eyes of investors? <p><em><strong>That&rsquo;s one of the topics up for discussion at the <a href="" target="_blank">Shaping Smarter Performance breakfast-briefing panel discussion</a> on 9 March at The Reform Club, London, hosted by FIS and GFM (Hedgeweek,&nbsp;PrivateEquityWire &amp; InstitutionalAssetManager).</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-replacement-label"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GFM Events </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:18:16 +0000 mkitchen 248554 at Pacific View Asset Management hires VC team <p><em><strong>Joan Schriger and Brian O&rsquo;Keefe, founders of Pharus Capital Management, a San Francisco-based private fund manager, have joined Pacific View Asset Management.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:01:42 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248958 at RiverNorth appoints institutional portfolio specialist <p><em><strong>RiverNorth Capital Management, a boutique investment management firm specialising in opportunistic strategies, has appointed Greg Uythoven as an institutional portfolio specialist.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:45:08 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248952 at Investors diversify alternative assets exposure <p><em><strong>Institutional investors are looking for exposure to an ever-widening range of alternative asset classes, with half now holding allocations to three or more, according to Preqin&rsquo;s H1 2017 Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:40:16 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248950 at Is your organisation at risk of a cyber breach? <p><em><strong>That&rsquo;s one of the key questions a panel of industry experts will be addressing at the <a href="" target="_blank">GFM Cybersecurity Event</a> in London in March.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cybersecurity Wed, 22 Feb 2017 10:37:57 +0000 mkitchen 248547 at Global Alliance Wealth Management extends alternative solutions platform <p><em><strong>Global Alliance Wealth Management, an alternative investment management firm with offices in New York and Hong Kong, has extended its Alternative Solutions Platform, soon to become available for accredited investors and private clients.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Platforms Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:58:26 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248917 at Alpha capture to gain momentum, says TABB Group <p><em><strong>As alpha capture has become an accepted and essential practice at top tier European banks, it is also evolving in how it operates within the larger compliance and surveillance framework.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:46:44 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248911 at KeyQuant secures USD100m from TRS of the State of Illinois <p><em><strong>KeyQuant, a Paris-based systematic asset management company, has secured a USD100 million allocation from the Teachers&rsquo; Retirement System (TRS) of the State of Illinois.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:36:55 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248910 at Dow Jones launches multicast news feed via Equinix New York data centre <p><em><strong>Dow Jones has launched a multicast news product, delivered in a faster, lighter format throughout the New York trading community in Equinix, a data centre and interconnection company for the global financial&nbsp;markets.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology and software solutions Wed, 22 Feb 2017 08:31:36 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248909 at ERI Scientific Beta makes carbon reporting available free of charge for all indices <p><em><strong>ERI Scientific Beta has added Carbon Footprint and Carbon Intensity to all indices built on the Developed and Extended Developed Europe universes and both are now available to platform users free of charge.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indexes Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:03:07 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248904 at USD468.8bn pulled from asset management equity strategies in 2016 <p><em><strong>The institutional asset management industry saw net outflows of USD167.1 billion in Q4, following flat net flows in Q3, according to the eVestment Q4 2016 Traditional Asset Flows Report.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:49:21 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248889 at Credit Suisse selects RiskSystem for risk and investment reporting <p><em><strong>Credit Suisse Fund Management has selected RiskSystem to provide daily risk reporting and investment restriction monitoring for the Luxembourg domiciled Credit Suisse (LUX) Absolute Return Bond Fund.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fund administration Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:42:03 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248885 at BT links up world’s five biggest forex markets <p><em><strong>BT is linking up the world&rsquo;s five main foreign exchange (FX) locations to help boost the competitiveness of its global financial industry customers.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trading & Execution Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:39:35 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248884 at AxiomSL makes senior appointment in Australia <p><em><strong>Regulatory reporting, data and risk management solutions specialist AxiomSL has appointed Andrew Wood as the company&rsquo;s country manager for Australia.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:34:42 +0000 Emily.Perryman 248883 at