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KAS BANK Pension Fund appoints ACTIAM for global equity mandate

Tue, 10/09/2019 - 09:25

Following an extensive selection process led by investment consultant Willis Towers Watson, Pensioenfonds van de KAS BANK (KAS BANK Pension Fund) has appointed ACTIAM to manage its global equity mandate. »


Dividend Assets Capital appoints head of institutional sales

Tue, 10/09/2019 - 09:21

Independent financial advisory firm Dividend Assets Capital (DAC) has expanded its asset management services with the appointment of Bill Ford, CFP, as head of institutional sales. »

Remy Briand, MSCI

MSCI reaches agreement to acquire Carbon Delta

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 13:42

MSCI Barra (Suisse)’ a subsidiary of MSCI is to acquire Zurich-based environmental fintech and data analytics firm, Carbon Delta (Carbon Delta). »

Lionel Aeschilmann, Mirabaud

Mirabaud obtains A+ in Principles for Responsible Investment

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 13:39

Mirabaud Group has improved its PRI scoring ti A+, placing it well ahead of the industry average. »

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Northern Trust makes key appointment in Switzerland

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 13:35

Northern Trust has appointed Gil Platteau to the senior leadership team of Northern Trust in Switzerland. »

Solar energy

Renewable energy a ‘bright spot’ for investors amid falling bond yields

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 13:31

The current rally in the European bond markets, and the associated fall in bond yields, could create a strong driver for immediate and future investment in renewable energy. That’s according to Augusta & Co (Augusta), a trusted financial advisory firm that has handled over EUR10 billion of European renewable energy transactions. »

HSBC GAM names global CIO

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 12:22

HSBC Global Asset Management has appointed Joanna Munro as Global Chief Investment Officer (CIO). Based in London, Munro will assume the role at the end of September, reporting directly to Nicolas Moreau, Global Chief Executive Officer. »

Team building

Ocorian makes three senior appointments to management team in Luxembourg

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:46

Ocorian, a provider of trust, administration and fiduciary services to corporate, institutional and private investors, has made three senior additions to its management team in Luxembourg – Susana Carvalho - Associate Director, Head of Funds Operations, Emmanuelle Poret - Head of Client Onboarding, and Rachel Aguirre - Head of Luxembourg Operations. »

Vincent Bremmer, Vistra

Vistra appoints Country Managing Director for Luxembourg

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:37

Vistra, a global trust, fund administration and corporate services provider, has appointed Jervis Smith as Country Managing Director of Vistra Luxembourg, effective 17 September 2019. »

Peter Andersson, Muzinich & Co

Muzinich & Co appoints head of Nordics

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:30

Muzinich & Co. has appointed Peter Andersson (picture) as Head of Nordics. »


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