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Investors turning back to asset-backed lenders, says Oak Hill

Investors are increasingly migrating toward private fixed income investments and other sources of competitive yield, says Old Hill Partners. »


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Carey Olsen ranked tier 1 for corporate and funds work across jurisdictions

Carey Olsen's financial and corporate and investment funds work in the Channel Islands, the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands has been recognised in the 2015 International Financial Law Review 1000 (IFLR1000) guide. »


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Fund managers with more than GBP1trn to be quizzed at first NAPF Stewardship Accountability Forum

The National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) is launching a programme of Stewardship Accountability Forums to offer pension funds of all sizes the opportunity to quiz asset managers on their stewardship activities on behalf of pension savers. »


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Loomis Sayles appoints director, institutional services in Asia

Loomis Sayles Investments Asia has appointed Michael Chang as director of institutional services, Asia. »


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Charles River expands IBOR solution

Charles River has expanded its Investment Book of Record (IBOR) offering by integrating Interactive Data’s Corporate Actions Service as an integral part of the Charles River Investment Management Solution (IMS). »


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Evanston Capital Management hires head of strategic business development

Alternative investment management firm Evanston Capital Management has appointed Lance Donenberg as principal and head of strategic business development, effective 1 October. »


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Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan to acquire minority stake in Pamplona Capital's CSC ServiceWorks

The Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan has agreed to acquire a 29.7 per cent interest in Pamplona Capital Management’s CSC ServiceWorks. »


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BNPP IP appoints director – equities for institutional business line

BNP Paribas Investment Partners (BNPP IP) has appointed Guy Davies to the newly created position of director – equities for its institutional business line. »


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UK’s ethical investors warm to nuclear power

A significant number of ethical investors have softened their opposition to nuclear power as doubts grow over the adequacy of wind and solar power as substitutes for carbon-based energy sources, a Kames survey has found. »


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ConvergEx releases new commission management platform

ConvergEx Group’s Westminster Research Associates has released a new Commission Management Platform with enhanced navigation, usability and design features. »


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