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Advantus Capital Management to launch a short duration fixed income fund

Advantus Capital Management has filed a prospectus with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a short duration fixed income fund for institutional investors. »


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Billion-dollar question: Are public-to-private transactions on the way out?

Following industry debates that the leveraged buyout market has all but dried up, Preqin examines whether or not buyouts and, in particular, public-to private transactions are still attractive to the investment community. »


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iNDEXX Markets strengthens senior management team

iNDEXX Markets, a provider of bespoke managed indices, has strengthened its team with the appointment of James d’Ath as head of sales and marketing. »


Liquidity

Neonet expands liquidity access with Aquis Exchange

Neonet, an independent agency broker and execution specialist, is providing access for clients to Aquis Exchange, the subscription-based European equities exchange.

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DeAWM hires Dessy Arteaga as MD and senior private banker

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management (DeAWM) has appointed Dessy Arteaga as a managing director and senior private banker, effective January 2015. »


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Lack of corporate access is limiting opportunities for non-North American companies, says survey

North American investors say they need more and better access to non-North American companies to gain greater confidence or initiate a position in international firms, according to a study released by BNY Mellon. »


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Tim Bevan appointed chief executive of BCS Prime Brokerage

BCS Financial Group, the largest broker of equities and derivatives on the Moscow exchange, has appointed Tim Bevan as chief executive of BCS Prime Brokerage. »


Investments

Waverton Investment Management launches Cautious Income Fund

Waverton Investment Management has launched the Cautious Income Fund, which is designed as a core holding for investors who require a regular level of income while maintaining, over the medium to longer term, the real value of their investment. »


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Charles River adds Thomson Reuters pricing and reference data

Charles River, a front- and middle-office investment management solution provider, has enhanced its managed data service with the addition of Thomson Reuters pricing and reference data. »


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Allstate Investments expands team with a hire and a promotion

The Allstate Corporation has expanded its senior leadership team in investments. »


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