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Munich Re Supervisory Board appoints CIO

Tue, 08/01/2019 - 08:22

The Supervisory Board of Munich Re has appointed Nicholas J Gartside as Chief Investment Officer and member of the Board of Management. »

Edwin Conway, BlackRock

Global institutional investors shifting risks from public to private markets, says BlackRock survey

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 10:53

Amid rising concerns about a downturn in the economic cycle, institutional investors are looking to mitigate risks by increasing allocations to private markets, according to BlackRock’s annual survey of global institutions. »

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Carey Olsen makes five senior promotions

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 10:22

Offshore law firm Carey Olsen has made five senior promotions across its Jersey, London, Hong Kong and Singapore offices. »

Tedd Bragg, Nasdaq

Nasdaq launches US Corporate Bond Exchange

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 10:15

Nasdaq has launched a Corporate Bond exchange for listing and trading of corporate bonds which was approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on 13 November 2018. »

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Aegis Custody launches digital custody solution for institutional investors

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 10:10

Aegis Custody has launched a new hardware-cloud hybrid solution, purpose-built for securely managing institutional digital assets. »

Ned McGuire, Wilshire Consulting

Wilshire Consulting estimates nearly six per cent decrease in aggregate funded ratio for US corporate pension plans in December

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 10:05

The aggregate funded ratio for US corporate pension plans decreased by 5.9 percentage points to end the month of December at 84.6 per cent, equal to year-end 2017, according to Wilshire Consulting, the institutional investment advisory and outsourced-CIO business unit of Wilshire Associates Incorporated.   »

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SGX welcomes Yuanta Futures (HK) as derivatives trading member

Fri, 04/01/2019 - 12:49

Singapore Exchange (SGX) has admitted Yuanta Futures (HK) Co Limited as a Trading Member of its derivatives market. »

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MUFG Investor Services appoints Executive Director of Business Development

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 13:52

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Julie Jeffers-Flynn as Executive Director of business development.  »

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FPA launches FPA Flexible Fixed Income Fund

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 13:02

First Pacific Advisors (FPA) has the launched FPA Flexible Fixed Income Fund (FPFIX) the company’s first new bond fund since becoming adviser to FPA New Income, Inc (FPNIX) in 1984.  »

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American Beacon Advisors and Man AHL launch new mutual fund

Thu, 03/01/2019 - 12:47

American Beacon Advisors (American Beacon), a provider of investment advisory services to institutional and retail markets, has launched the American Beacon AHL TargetRisk Fund, a new mutual fund based on the existing Man AHL TargetRisk multi-asset program.  »


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