Dave Robbins, TCW

TCW Emerging Markets Income Fund reaches USD1bn in assets

The TCW Emerging Markets Income Fund has reached USD1bn in assets under management for the first time. »

Regulation books

Horizon Asset Management names Robin Shulman chief compliance officer

Horizon Asset Management has appointed Robin Shulman, former managing director and compliance officer at Seix Investment Advisors, as chief compliance officer. »

Peter D’Amario, Greenwich Associates

Greenwich names heads of investment management and European operations

Greenwich Associates has named managing director Peter D’Amario director of the firm’s European operations and managing director Robert Statius-Muller sector leader of the firm’s global investment management practice. »


Efama expresses concerns over financial services tax

The European Fund and Asset Management Association says it is very concerned about the European Commission’s financial services tax proposals. »

Marc Robert-Nicoud, vice president – international markets, Clearstream

Clearstream launches access to the carbon trading market

Clearstream, the central securities depository within Deutsche Börse Group, has launched its Global Emissions Market Access service. »

George Lewis, group head, RBC Wealth Management

RBC to acquire Bluebay Asset Management

Royal Bank of Canada and BlueBay Asset Management have reached an agreement on terms for a recommended acquisition of BlueBay by RBC. »

Chris Merry, chief executive of Matrix Group

Matrix names group head of compliance and assurance

Matrix Group, the privately owned UK financial services business, has appointed Simon Elvidge as group head of compliance and assurance. »

Basil Al-Rahim, MerchantBridge group chief executive officer

MerchantBridge launches Mesopotamia fund to invest in Iraqi equities

Private equity group MerchantBridge has launched an Iraq equity fund, the Mesopotamia Equity Fund. »

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Canadian mutual fund assets rise by 3.2 per cent

Canadian mutual fund assets totalled CAD630.9bn at the end of September, up CAD19.3bn or 3.2 per cent from August, a report by the Investment Funds Institute of Canada shows. »

Carla McNulty Bauer, minister for the commerce and employment department within the Guernsey Government

Guernsey delegation set for India

Politicians, officials and business leaders from Guernsey will be following in the footsteps of Commonwealth Games competitors when they visit India next week to enhance financial services links between the two jurisdictions. »

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