Nomura Asset Management enhances business development team in London

Nomura Asset Management has hired Jon Dadswell as a business development director to strengthen its coverage in the UK institutional market. »


SLI launches short duration global index linked bond fund

Standard Life Investments (SLI) has launched a Short Duration Global Index-Linked Bond Fund to complement its existing Global Index-Linked Bond Fund. »

Carbon emissions

MSCI launches family of low carbon indices

MSCI has launched the MSCI Global Low Carbon Leaders Indexes, consisting of companies with significantly lower carbon exposure than the broad market. »


Eric Bendahan launches Eleva Capital

Eric Bendahan is to launch his new venture Eleva Capital with a Luxembourg UCITS Pan-European, long only equity fund in the fourth quarter, subject to regulatory approvals. »


Michael Clements joins SYZ Asset Management

SYZ Asset Management, the institutional arm of Swiss banking group SYZ & CO, has appointed Michael Clements as head of European equities. »


Quoted companies that retain a family interest outperform those that don’t, says report

The stockmarket outperformance of family businesses is being described as the “Family Premium” in a report by leading academics at the IE business school in Madrid. »


Putnam Investments names head of global institutional business

Putnam Investments has appointed Jeffrey L Gould as head of Putnam Global Institutional Management, responsible for overseeing the firm’s institutional asset management business. »

James Millard

SLI makes senior MyFolio Fund Solutions team appointment

Standard Life Investments (SLI) has appointed James Millard as an investment director to its MyFolio Fund Solutions team. »

Asia Pacific

BNP Paribas boosts securities services management team in Asia Pacific

BNP Paribas Securities Services has made two senior appointments to its management team in Asia Pacific. »


BNY Mellon's Dreyfus launches three multi-factor smart beta equity funds

The Dreyfus Corporation has launched three mutual funds that seek to improve market exposure by pursuing consistent benchmark outperformance and downside protection potential relative to traditional market-weighted index products.    »

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