Team meeting

Investec Asset Management expands investment team line-up

Investec Asset Management has expanded its global emerging markets fixed income team with the appointment of Mike Hugman to the role of strategist. »


Survey

Investors fretting over monetary policy as end of US QE looms, says survey

Concerns over the imminent end of quantitative easing in the US have left investors much less confident in the outlook for the global economy and corporate profitability, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey for October. »


Investments

Red Rocks and Carolon to launch UCITS fund focused on listed private equity

Carolon Capital and Red Rocks Capital are planning to launch a UCITS fund with an investment strategy focused on listed private equity. »


Tax

BDO bolsters financial services team with new tax director

Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO has appointed Steffan Adfeldt as a tax director to further strengthen the firm’s growing financial services group.  »


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Morgan Stanley to join Eurex Clearing’s Securities Lending CCP

Morgan Stanley is to become a clearing member of the Eurex Clearing’s Securities Lending CCP. »


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Fitch publishes third edition of CLO Asset Manager Handbook

Fitch Ratings has published the third edition of its CLO Asset Manager Handbook, which contains profile reports for 75 US and European CLO managers. »


Canada flag

Purpose Investments launches two alternative strategy funds for Canada

Purpose Investments has launched two alternative investment funds – Purpose Multi-Strategy Market Neutral Fund (PMM) and Purpose Enhanced US Equity Fund (PEU & PEU.B). »


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TIAA-CREF’s Covariance appoints chief executive

Covariance Capital Management, a provider of outsourced endowment management services to educational, healthcare and other non-profits, has appointed Kevin Nee as chief executive officer. »


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Hermes funds to be distributed over the Calastone Network

Hermes Investment Management has selected Calastone, the global funds transaction network, for the firm’s global order routing services. »


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Peter Hugh Smith named MD of Capita Financial Managers Limited

Peter Hugh Smith is to join Capita Asset Services as managing director of Capita Financial Managers Limited in November 2014. »


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