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Stefan Nydahl appointed Head of IPM

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 20:00

Stefan Nydahl is to become the Managing Director of Catella's subsidiary IPM Informed Portfolio Management (IPM) on 1 September 2015.  »

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Raising real estate capital in Switzerland

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 18:45

Preqin’s Real Estate Online features detailed profiles for more than 260 Switzerland-based institutional investors. Pension funds represent the majority (55%) of all Switzerland-based real estate investors; however due to Switzerland’s large private wealth industry, wealth managers and family offices make up over a quarter of investors. »

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Lazard Asset Management launches three new mutual funds

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 17:00

Lazard Asset Management has launched three new mutual funds: the Lazard International Equity Advantage Portfolio, the Lazard Emerging Markets Equity Advantage Portfolio, and the Lazard Managed Equity Volatility Portfolio. »

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Wall Street Horizon appoints Eric Soderberg as Chief Marketing Officer

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 16:00

Wall Street Horizon, a provider of single-stock event research data for institutional investors and traders, has appointed Eric Soderberg as its Chief Marketing Officer.  »

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OMAM names Steve Coyle director of subadvisory and institutional retirement

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 15:00

OM Asset Management has appointed Steve Coyle as Senior Vice President and Director of Subadvisory and Institutional Retirement.  »

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Shifts in industry-wide AUM to favour unconstrained long strategies, smart beta products and liquid alts

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 14:30

In an effort to narrow the gap between dynamically managed, multi-asset institutional portfolios and the current set of static, single asset class or balanced retail fund offerings that combine just equities and bonds, asset managers are increasingly likely to bundle together three growing product sets into new packaged retail solutions that combine portfolio construction, risk management and investment oversight into a single investment fund. »

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Global economy inching upward but recovery remains uneven, says PineBridge Investments

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 10:30

PineBridge Investments has released its annual Investment Outlook Mid-Year Update – “The Global Economy Slowly Inches Upward," which finds that the global economy remains on a recovery trend, but the path continues to be more uneven than expected at the beginning of 2015. »

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ClearBridge Investments launches ClearBridge Sustainability Leaders Fund

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 10:00

ClearBridge Investments, a specialist in Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investment, has launched the ClearBridge Sustainability Leaders Fund, the first ClearBridge ESG equity strategy to be offered in a mutual fund format.  »

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GMEX joins Swiss Futures and Options Association

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 09:00

Global Markets Exchange Group Limited (GMEX) has become a member of the Swiss Futures and Options Association (SFOA). GMEX is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to operate GMEX Exchange.  »

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Huge surge in UCITS net sales for the first quarter of 2015

Wed, 24/06/2015 - 06:00

UCITS net sales surged in the first quarter of 2015 to EUR285 billion, up from EUR49 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to the latest quarterly statistical report from The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). »

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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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