Mutual funds

Dreyfus launches emerging markets equity mutual fund

The Dreyfus Corporation, a BNY Mellon company, has launched the Dreyfus TOBAM Emerging Markets Fund, an actively-managed emerging markets equity mutual fund. »


Managed futures

361 Capital launches Global Managed Futures Strategy Fund

361 Capital, an asset management firm specialising in liquid alternative investments, has launched the 361 Global Managed Futures Strategy Fund. »


Accounts

LPFA announces 2013 valuation results of GBP4.8bn fund

The London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) has announced the results of the 2013 valuation of its GBP4.8bn fund. »


Merger

Ingenious and Thurleigh agree merger

Ingenious Asset Management and Thurleigh Investment Managers are to merge. »


Erik Knutzen

Erik Knutzen joins Neuberger Berman as multi-asset class CIO

Neuberger Berman has appointed Erik Knutzen as multi-asset class chief investment officer. »


Handshake

Stephen Birmingham joins Taylor Investment Counselors as exec VP

Asset management firm Taylor Investment Counselors has appointed Stephen Birmingham as executive vice president, director of business development. »


Coins

BNY Mellon appointed account bank and paying agent by Volkswagen

BNY Mellon has been appointed account bank and paying agent by Volkswagen Financial Services on a EUR3bn asset-backed security (ABS) warehousing programme for auto leases. »


Hong Kong

Hong Kong Trust selects Linedata for fund administration services

The Hong Kong Trust Company has chosen and implemented Linedata Admin Edge to provide fund administration servicing for its client base of individuals, family offices, intermediaries and corporations. »


Australia

Bloomberg Indexes acquires UBS Australia bond indexes

Bloomberg Indexes has completed the acquisition of the Australian bond index family from UBS. »


New York

Lawton Camp joins Kaye Scholer as partner in New York

Structured finance lawyer Lawton Camp has joined Kaye Scholer as a finance partner in the firm’s New York office. »


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