Institutional Asset Manager - Daily News http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/ en Hester Borrie and Hans Rademaker leave Robeco http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/05/01/239047/hester-borrie-and-hans-rademaker-leave-robeco <p><em><strong>Robeco Groep&rsquo;s Hester Borrie, Head of Global Distribution &amp; Marketing and member of the Management Board, and Hans Rademaker, Chief Investment Officer and member of the Management Board, are both leaving the firm.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/05/01/239047/hester-borrie-and-hans-rademaker-leave-robeco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Sun, 01 May 2016 11:28:40 +0000 mkitchen 239047 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Cambridge Associates appoints David Druley Chairman and CEO http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239033/cambridge-associates-appoints-david-druley-chairman-and-ceo <p><strong><em>David Druley, 49, will become Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of global investment advisor Cambridge Associates effective 1 July, 2016.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239033/cambridge-associates-appoints-david-druley-chairman-and-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:07:24 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239033 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk UnaVista partners with Kaizen http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239032/unavista-partners-kaizen <p><strong><em>UnaVista, London Stock Exchange Group&rsquo;s global regulatory reporting platform, has partnered with regulatory reporting testing and compliance firm, Kaizen Reporting giving UnaVista clients access to Kaizen Reporting&rsquo;s ReportShield service, which offers quality assurance testing of MiFID transaction reports at a field level, </em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239032/unavista-partners-kaizen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:06:09 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239032 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk USD4bn Canadian wealth manager selects SS&C as its fund administrator http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239024/usd4bn-canadian-wealth-manager-selects-ssc-its-fund-administrator <p><strong><em>SS&amp;C Technologies Holdings has been appointed by Nicola Wealth Management (NWM) to provide a range of fund administration services for nearly USD4 billion in assets under management (AUM).</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239024/usd4bn-canadian-wealth-manager-selects-ssc-its-fund-administrator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:00:44 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239024 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk BMO Launches BMO Women in Leadership Fund http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239022/bmo-launches-bmo-women-leadership-fund <p><em><strong>BMO Investments has launched the BMO Women in Leadership Fund, Canada&#39;s first impact investing mutual fund from a Canadian bank.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239022/bmo-launches-bmo-women-leadership-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:59:30 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239022 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Peachtree appoints Chris Wenner as Partner and President of the Pessego Funds http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239021/peachtree-appoints-chris-wenner-partner-and-president-pessego-funds <p><strong><em>Peachtree Capital Corporation has appointed Chris Wenner as equity partner and President of The P&ecirc;ssego Funds, an investment fund company. &nbsp;Wenner joins the firm after 10 years with UBS Investment Bank and Financial Services. &nbsp;&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239021/peachtree-appoints-chris-wenner-partner-and-president-pessego-funds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:58:15 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239021 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk European equity markets being recast by regulatory-driven shockwaves, says TABB Group Research http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239020/european-equity-markets-being-recast-regulatory-driven-shockwaves-says-tabb-group- <p><strong><em>The European equities markets have been held hostage to pending MiFID II regulation, but are quickly starting to transform, despite the absence of clarity on the impending mandate.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239020/european-equity-markets-being-recast-regulatory-driven-shockwaves-says-tabb-group-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:57:09 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239020 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk US dollar-denominated money market funds to see significant outflows in Q2 2016, says Moody’s http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239019/us-dollar-denominated-money-market-funds-see-significant-outflows-q2-2016-says-moo <p><em><strong>Up to 50 per cent of remaining investor assets will likely leave US prime money market funds ahead of major regulatory reforms in October, says Moody&#39;s Investors Service. However, demand for euro prime funds is expected to be resilient despite record low yields.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239019/us-dollar-denominated-money-market-funds-see-significant-outflows-q2-2016-says-moo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Results and performance Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:55:43 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239019 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk BNY Mellon appointed trustee on USD35m financing for College of the Holy Cross http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239018/bny-mellon-appointed-trustee-usd35m-financing-college-holy-cross <p><strong><em>BNY Mellon has been appointed trustee, registrar and paying agent for USD35.5 million in revenue bonds issued by the Massachusetts Development Financing Agency to refund prior debt for the College of the Holy Cross and to finance capital improvements at the college, including the renovation and addition to the Hart Center athletic facility.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239018/bny-mellon-appointed-trustee-usd35m-financing-college-holy-cross" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:54:34 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239018 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Institutional asset owners record modest Q1 gain, says Northern Trust http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239013/institutional-asset-owners-record-modest-q1-gain-says-northern-trust <p><strong><em>The first quarter marked the second consecutive gain for institutional asset owners after two consecutive losses beginning in the second quarter of 2015, with plan sponsors gaining approximately 0.7 per cent at the median.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239013/institutional-asset-owners-record-modest-q1-gain-says-northern-trust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Results and performance Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:49:21 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239013 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Fidelity launches expanded private equity platform for financial intermediaries http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239009/fidelity-launches-expanded-private-equity-platform-financial-intermediaries <p><strong><em>Fidelity Institutional has expanded its alternative investments platform, which will now provide access to a wide range of private equity funds for all Fidelity Institutional clients.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/29/239009/fidelity-launches-expanded-private-equity-platform-financial-intermediaries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:23:51 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239009 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk The year of data privacy: What you need to know http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/features/intralinks/year-data-privacy-what-you-need-know <p>Ron Hovsepian, president and CEO of Intralinks, takes a look at the EU-US Privacy Shield debacle and evaluates what businesses need to know in this byline.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-override-template"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> intralinks </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-hide-from-newsfeed"> <div class="field-label">hide from minis-ite news feed:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> display on news feed </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/features/intralinks/year-data-privacy-what-you-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:08:21 +0000 mkitchen 239006 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Investors looking to increase allocations to emerging markets, says EGA survey http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/239004/investors-looking-increase-allocations-emerging-markets-says-ega-survey <p><strong><em>With emerging markets EM leading other equity regions in the first quarter and asset flows turning positive after outflows in the second half of 2015, investors are showing growing interest in increasing portfolio allocations to EM.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/239004/investors-looking-increase-allocations-emerging-markets-says-ega-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:34:41 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 239004 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk PGIM reaches USD1bn in UCITS AUM with 10 funds launched http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238996/pgim-reaches-usd1bn-ucits-aum-10-funds-launched <p><strong><em>PGIM&rsquo;s UCITS platform has surpassed USUSD1 billion in assets, as of 31 March, 2016, through its first 10 funds with more funds to be launched in the coming year.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238996/pgim-reaches-usd1bn-ucits-aum-10-funds-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Funds Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:24:29 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238996 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk S&P Dow Jones Indices calls on asset owners to back long-termism http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238995/sp-dow-jones-indices-calls-asset-owners-back-long-termism <p><strong><em>A new report published by S&amp;P Dow Jones Indices, (S&amp;P DJI) has urged asset owners to support long-term thinking in order to encourage companies to move away from a mind-set focused on quarterly reporting cycles.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238995/sp-dow-jones-indices-calls-asset-owners-back-long-termism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:22:54 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238995 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk New FTSE Russell index aims at investors looking to divest fossil fuels and invest in the green economy http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238990/new-ftse-russell-index-aims-investors-looking-divest-fossil-fuels-and-invest-green <p><strong><em>FTSE Russell has launched a new index that reduces exposure within the index to companies associated with fossil fuels while also increasing exposure within the index to companies engaged in the transition to a green economy.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238990/new-ftse-russell-index-aims-investors-looking-divest-fossil-fuels-and-invest-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Indexes Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:14:56 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238990 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk EFG International to acquire UBI Banca International (Luxembourg) http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238973/efg-international-acquire-ubi-banca-international-luxembourg <p><strong><em>EFG International has agreed to acquire the Luxembourg- based private banking activities of UBI Banca International (Luxembourg) SA which has approximately EUR 3.6 billion of client assets.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238973/efg-international-acquire-ubi-banca-international-luxembourg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:59:15 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238973 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Broadridge launches global Solutions Partner Program http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238960/broadridge-launches-global-solutions-partner-program <p><em><strong>Broadridge Financial Solutions has launched its new Solutions Partner Program, a global channel sales initiative that enables leading consulting, technology and servicing firms to offer expanded technology solutions that leverage the company&rsquo;s suite of products and services as well as resell its solutions into select customer accounts.&nbsp;</strong></em></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238960/broadridge-launches-global-solutions-partner-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Launches & Fundraising Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:43:19 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238960 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk MSCI names new CFO http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238959/msci-names-new-cfo <p><strong><em>MSCI Inc has appointed Kathleen Winters as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with effect from 2 May, 2016. She will succeed Bob Qutub, who is retiring from the firm.</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238959/msci-names-new-cfo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:42:00 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238959 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk Wilshire Consulting names Mark Brubaker as head of outsourced CIO solutions practice http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238958/wilshire-consulting-names-mark-brubaker-head-outsourced-cio-solutions-practice <p><strong><em>Wilshire Consulting, the institutional investment advisory business unit of Wilshire Associates, has named veteran consultant Mark Brubaker, CFA, as head of its Wilshire Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO) Solutions practice.&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk/2016/04/28/238958/wilshire-consulting-names-mark-brubaker-head-outsourced-cio-solutions-practice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:38:17 +0000 Leah.Cunningham 238958 at http://www.institutionalassetmanager.co.uk