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Steven Maijoor

ESMA publishes guidelines for issuers performance measures

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 16:00

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published its Final Guidelines on Alternative Performance Measures (APMs) for listed issuers.  »

Steve Peacher

Sun Life Financial to acquire investment manager Prime Advisors

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 15:00

Sun Life Financial is to acquire Prime Advisors from the firm's current owners. Prime is an investment management firm specialising in customised fixed income portfolios, primarily for US insurance companies.  »

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JonesTrading names Bryan Turley as MD

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 14:00

JonesTrading Institutional Services, a block trading firm in US, has appointed industry veteran Bryan Turley as Managing Director of the firm’s Capital Markets Group. »

Ron Jordan

New service provides easier access to DTCC data

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 09:00

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) has launched a new centralised data provisioning service, DTCC Data Products, which include the expansion of DTCC’s ETF and Corporate Actions ISO 20022 data product offerings. »

Toby Glaysher

Fund managers see regulatory reform as single largest driver in UK funds industry evolution

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 06:00

Ongoing regulatory reform is the single largest driver in the evolution of the UK funds industry, according to 45 per cent of the fund mangers, prospective clients and consultants attending a recent Northern Trust seminar in London. »

Ashley Lester

Schroders appoints Ashley Lester as Global Head of Research in its multi-asset investments & portfolio solutions business

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 18:00

Schroders has filled a new role within its USD114.7 (GBP77.3) billion multi-asset investments and portfolio solutions business, with the appointment of Ashley Lester (pictured) as the Global Head of Research.  »

Enrico Bruni

Tradeweb Axe functionality improves buy-side discovery of liquidity

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 17:00

Tradeweb Markets’ actionable axes have significantly improved institutional investors’ access to high quality liquidity for European government and corporate bonds.  »

Eva Trouin

Nordnet first in Sweden with electronic mutual fund transfers

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 16:00

Nordnet and Fidelity have introduced Sweden’s first electronic mutual fund transfers via SWIFT. The ambition is to pave the way for a new industry standard with the ultimate aim of reducing processing times by half. »

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Ontario Teachers' to acquire Cenovus oil and gas royalty business

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 14:30

Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan is to acquire Cenovus Energy’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Heritage Royalty Limited Partnership (HRP), which holds a broad portfolio of oil and gas royalties in Western Canada. »

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Aviva appoints Belén Romana García as an independent non-executive director

Tue, 30/06/2015 - 14:00

Aviva has appointed Belén Romana García as an independent non-executive director of the Board with effect from 26 June 2015. She will also join the Governance, Nomination and Risk Committees. »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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State Street Global Advisors – Volatility and the benefits of downside protection strategies

State Street Global Advisors has unveiled the results of an in-depth survey of 420 senior executives within global private and public pension plans, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, summarised in this keynote Hedgeweek Special Report... »

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Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Hedge Fund Technology 2015

Tue, 19/05/2015 - 11:00

This keynote Hedgeweek Special Report surveys the key technology products and software solutions available to hedge funds,, and drills down into each one through interviews and analysis to summarise their benefits to COOs, CTOs and CFOs at hedge funds... »

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AlphaQ – April 2015

AlphaQ – April 2015

Tue, 21/04/2015 - 10:00

The hunt for diverse streams of alpha is intensifying, and skill-based risk-adjusted returns are the Holy Grail for all investment managers. Global Fund Media (GFM) brings you AlphaQ, a bi-monthly compendium of investment ideas, skill and talent across all asset classes, and a network of the best asset management talent... »

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Commodities 2015: The outlook for investors

Investing in commodities can yield handsome returns, but investors need to focus sharply on timing and diversify their portfolios away from traditional safe havens and into sectors such as agriculturals and products such as ETFs. As one expert reveals in this special report, "Gold is not the only yellow commodity one should have in their portfolio"... »

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AlphaQ - June 2015

AlphaQ – June 2015

Tue, 23/06/2015 - 11:00

AlphaQ, a bi-monthly compendium of investment ideas, skill and talent across all asset classes, and a network of the best asset management talent... »

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