BTIG has opened an affiliate office in Oslo, Norway. BTIG Norway AS marks the firm’s fourth affiliate location in Europe and its 18th location globally. Erik Rønnov, an Oslo-based, veteran financial services executive, has joined BTIG Norway AS as its chief executive officer, and will lead the firm’s business development efforts in the region.
Moves & Appointments
PGIM Fixed Income, a global asset manager offering active solutions across all fixed income markets with USD868 billion in assets under management, has hired Jacques-Etienne Doerr for the newly-created role of head of Institutional Sales for Switzerland, based in Zurich and effective immediately.
Lockton Capital Markets (LCM) has appointed Richard Pan as Managing Director, effective 23 June, 2020.
Elena Manola-Bonthond, CIO of CERN Pension Fund, has been appointed as Chairman of the Standards Board for Alternative Investments' (SBAI) new EMEA Committee.
Seneca Investment Managers (Seneca IM) is delighted to announce the appointment of Matthew Connor as an Investment Analyst.
The Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF), has opened an office in North America to extend its global reach. Established by the Financial Stability Board in 2014 and headquartered in Switzerland, GLEIF supports the implementation and use of the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) to drive transparency within global financial markets.
BCS Global Markets has hired senior oil and gas analyst Ronald Smith to its research team. Smith will be based in Moscow and will work closely with BCS GM’s head of research Kirill Chuyko as well as the firm’s equity researchers across Moscow and London.
Alpha FMC, a specialist consultancy to the asset and wealth management industry, has appointed Jill May as an independent non-executive director, with effect from 1 July 2020.
Intercontinental Exchange, an operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, has appointed Hester Serafini as president of ICE Clear Europe, ICE’s London-based clearing house.
River and Mercantile Group has appointed two analysts to bolster its PVT investment team, to look at the Potential, Valuation and Timing as the three main factors to assess any investment the team makes.