The Eurozone is outperforming North America when it comes to ESG investing, according to new research by Amundi, although passive and active ESG investors on both sides of the pond have seen a positive impact on portfolio performance since 2014.
TriOptima sets new record for FX forwards compression with USD9.1tn gross notional value compressed in 2019
Counterparties using the triReduce CLS FX compression service have eliminated USD9.1 trillion of gross notional value from their FX forward portfolios in 2019.
MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Tim Smollen as Global Head of Global Securities Lending Solutions.
London-based CloudMargin, the creator of a cloud-native collateral and margin management solution, has promoted Armando Hernandez to the newly established role of Executive Director, Head of North America.
AMP Capital has closed its Global Infrastructure Fund II (GIF II) at US$3.4bn. The fund reached final close on 27 December 2019, exceeding its US$3bn target and drawing additional significant co-investment commitments.
INTL FCStone's London-based subsidiary, INTL FCStone Ltd, has executed a sale and purchase agreement to acquire GIROXX in Frankfurt, Germany. Closing is conditional upon BaFin approval.
The financial transactions tax (FTT), as proposed by German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz, does not deal with the problem of excessive market speculation but instead penalises long-term investors like pension funds and insurers, writes Jan Wagner…
Refinitiv, a provider of financial markets data and infrastructure, has appointed Andrea Remyn Stone as Chief Customer Proposition Officer and member of the Executive Leadership team. Remyn Stone will report to the CEO of Refinitiv, David Craig.
Maritime technology and regulatory compliance firm, Pole Star has partnered with global trade finance technology provider TradeIX, to bring Pole Star’s multi award winning PurpleTRAC regulatory technologies to the Marco Polo Network.
Fnality International, the provider if a payment system to support peer-to-peer markets and tokenisation, has joined the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), the defacto standards organisation for enterprise blockchain backed by a large developer community and a worldwide member-base.