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CGI extends agreement with TD Bank Group for Wealth360 platform

CGI has extended an existing agreement with TD Bank Group that will allow the firm to continue processing TD's mutual fund transactions under a managed services model until as late as 2026. »


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Iron Road Capital Partners expands investment platform

RMB Capital has joined forces with Mendon Capital Advisors to manage a long/short, financial services-focused US equity strategy. »


Survey

Investor confidence in global economic growth still high

Investor confidence in global economic growth remains high even as expectations of higher short-term rates increase, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey for April. »


Americas

DeAWM hires Dodd Kittsley to lead ETP strategy in the Americas

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has appointed Dodd Kittsley as a managing director and head of exchange-traded product (ETP) strategy in the Americas. »


Asia Pacific

BNY Mellon appoints head of Asia-Pacific sales and relationship management

BNY Mellon has appointed Filippo Santilli as head of Asia-Pacific sales and relationship management for its global collateral services business.  »


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UK annuities market could decline by up to 75 per cent, says PwC

The UK annuities market could decline by up to 75 per cent after the recently announced changes to compulsory annuity purchase come into effect, according to PwC analysis. »


Social media

SEC allows broader use of social media for investment manager advertising

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued guidance to assist investment managers in applying Section 206(4) of the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 to their use of social media.  »


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Andrew Wilmont joins Neuberger Berman to lead high yield investments in Europe

Neuberger Berman Group has expanded its global high yield team with the appointment of Andrew Wilmont as lead European high yield portfolio manager, based in London. »


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Ossiam signs cooperation agreement with CSI

Paris-based ETF provider and smart beta solutions specialist Ossiam, an affiliate of Natixis Global Asset Management (NGAM), has signed a cooperation agreement with China Securities Index Company (CSI). »


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BCS hires former MD of BoAML prime brokerage

BCS Financial Group, the largest trader of equities and FX on the Russian exchanges, has appointed Max Hayden as head of business development. »


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