TIME Investments (TIME), an alternative investment manager specialising in asset-backed income funds has promoted Chris Cox, CFA to Co-Fund Manager of TIME:UK Infrastructure Income.
PIMCO, one of the world’s specialist fixed income investment managers, has launched the PIMCO GIS ESG Income Fund, which targets investments with strong Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) credentials, while aiming to maintain a high and consistent level of dividend income for investors.
Scottish fintech company, AutoRek, a software provider to global financial services firms, has selected Omnio as the latest addition to its expanding list of digital banking/payments clients.
MSCI Inc, a specialist provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, has launched a new suite of China thematic indexes designed to help investors capitalise on the long-term, structural changes in China which may drive performance in a rapidly changing world.
Quantile Technologies (Quantile), a provider of multilateral optimisation services, has become the first vendor to offer optimisation of cleared USD/CAD, USD/DKK, USD/MXN, USD/NOK, USD/NZD, USD/SEK, USD/SGD and USD/ZAR non-deliverable forwards (NDFs) within their initial margin (IM) optimisation runs for foreign exchange.
Investors are confronting difficult questions over whether cryptocurrency investing is compatible with their ESG considerations, as surging bitcoin prices prompt many managers to consider allocating toward digital assets.
Aegon Asset Management has added to its equities team with the appointment of Jane Hepburne Scott as investment manager. Based in Edinburgh, Scotland, Hepburne Scott will report into Stephen Adams, Head of Equities at Aegon AM.
Substantive Research, a research discovery and research spend analytics provider for the buy-side, has launched a new, integrated dashboard providing asset managers with detailed insights on their research providers’ pricing, sector coverage and investment in analyst teams.
The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA), the Investment Company Institute (ICI), and The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) are collaborating on efforts to accelerate the US securities settlement cycle from T+2 to T+1.
Apex Group (Apex), a global financial services provider, has launched tax services delivered in Australia via subsidiary Throgmorton.