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Nikko Asset Management Appoints Yuichi Alex Takayama as Global Head of Sales

Nikko Asset Management Appoints Yuichi Alex Takayama as Global Head of Sales

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:13

Nikko Asset Management has appointed Yuichi Alex Takayama as Global Head of Sales (International Business). Concurrently serving as Head of International Business Development and Sales Planning Division, he will collaborate closely with overseas unit heads and senior sales managers in formulating the company’s international sales strategies. »

Jason Leupold Joins 361 Capital

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:48

361 Capital an investment firm specialising in alternative mutual funds, has named Jason Leupold as its new Vice President of Trading and Research. »

Muddy Waters Capital names Terrence Ing as Head of Credit

Muddy Waters Capital names Terrence Ing as Head of Credit

Thu, 12/05/2016 - 09:20

Muddy Waters Capital, an activist investment firm, has appointed Terrence L Ing as Head of Credit.  »

Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Professor Riccardo Rebonato joins EDHEC-Risk Institute

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 16:27

Professor Riccardo Rebonato, a specialist in interest rate risk modelling with applications to bond portfolio management and fixed-income derivatives pricing, has joined EDHEC-Risk Institute. He has also joined the EDHEC Faculty. »

HazelTree names Sameer Shalaby as President and Chief Executive Officer

HazelTree names Sameer Shalaby as President and Chief Executive Officer

Wed, 11/05/2016 - 09:23

HazelTree, a provider of integrated treasury management solutions has named hedge fund industry veteran Sameer Shalaby as the company’s president, chief executive officer and board director.  »

iCapital Network appoints Eileen Duff as Head of Distribution

iCapital Network appoints Eileen Duff as Head of Distribution

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 09:34

iCapital Network, an online platform that provides high-net-worth investors and their advisors with streamlined access to a curated selection of private investments, has added three senior members to the firm’s distribution team.  »

Copeland Capital Management hires General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Copeland Capital Management hires General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 09:16

Copeland Capital Management has appointed Sofia A Rosala (pictured) as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Rosala comes to Copeland from Aberdeen Asset Management, where she served as US Counsel and Deputy Head of Compliance.  »

PivotalPath appoints Abigail Corcoran as Director of Strategic Solutions

PivotalPath appoints Abigail Corcoran as Director of Strategic Solutions

Tue, 10/05/2016 - 09:00

PivotalPath, an independent hedge fund research and technology platform, has appointed Abigail Corcoran as its Director of Strategic Solutions, responsible for the firm’s product and business development efforts as well as managing client relationships. »

Eric Syz to step down as director of ALTIN AG

Eric Syz to step down as director of ALTIN AG

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 15:08

Eric Syz is to step down from his role as a director of Swiss alternative investment company ALTIN AG following the company’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) on 9 May. »

RJ O'Brien Europe appoints two new senior VPs

RJ O'Brien Europe appoints two new senior VPs

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 15:06

Chicago-based RJ O'Brien & Associates’ (RJO) London-based affiliate RJ O'Brien Europe Limited (RJO Europe) has hired Peter Jerrom and John Burt as Senior Vice Presidents, Listed Foreign Exchange (FX) Brokers. »

Roger Siddle appointed Estera Chairman

Roger Siddle appointed Estera Chairman

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 09:29

Estera, formerly Appleby Fiduciary Business, has appointed Roger Siddle as Non-Executive Chairman.   »

PTDL Group appoints three external advisers

PTDL Group appoints three external advisers

Wed, 04/05/2016 - 09:28

The Post-Trade Distributed Ledger (PTDL) Group, which brings together major post-trade industry participants and regulators to share information and ideas about how distributed ledger technologies could transform the post-trade landscape, has announced the appointment of three external advisers.  »

LoCorr Funds adds Wagner to National Accounts Team

LoCorr Funds adds Wagner to National Accounts Team

Tue, 03/05/2016 - 17:14

LoCorr Funds has hired Wayne Wagner as Vice President, National Account Manager. Wagner will be responsible for expanding distribution through new selling agreements, deepening existing relationships and expanding partnership opportunities with LoCorr’s top broker/dealer partners. »

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Source appoints hedge fund specialist to capital markets team as research shows ETFs becoming more attractive than futures

Tue, 03/05/2016 - 10:17

 Many Hedge Funds historically have used futures to gain exposure to indices, but this may be set to change, according to research by exchange traded fund (ETF) provider Source. »

Aston Hill appoints Manitou Investment Management as exclusive sub-advisor for two additional funds

Aston Hill appoints Manitou Investment Management as exclusive sub-advisor for two additional funds

Tue, 03/05/2016 - 09:46

Aston Hill Asset Management has appointed Manitou Investment Management as exclusive sub-advisor to two closed end funds, the Aston Hill VIP Income Fund and the Aston Hill Advantage VIP Income Fund., effective 1 May, 2016,  »

USD4bn Canadian wealth manager selects SS&C as its fund administrator

USD4bn Canadian wealth manager selects SS&C as its fund administrator

Fri, 29/04/2016 - 11:00

SS&C Technologies Holdings has been appointed by Nicola Wealth Management (NWM) to provide a range of fund administration services for nearly USD4 billion in assets under management (AUM). »

MUFG Investor Services appoints Daniel Trentacosta as Sales Director

MUFG Investor Services appoints Daniel Trentacosta as Sales Director

Thu, 28/04/2016 - 09:34

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Daniel Trentacosta as Sales Director. »

GAM expands UK regional sales team

GAM expands UK regional sales team

Wed, 27/04/2016 - 16:09

 GAM, the independent, active investment manager, has appointed Tony Morton to its UK regional distribution team as a Client Manager. »

Investment Management attorney Ivy Wafford Duke joins Seward & Kissel

Investment Management attorney Ivy Wafford Duke joins Seward & Kissel

Tue, 26/04/2016 - 09:34

Law firm Seward & Kissel has appointed Ivy Wafford Duke as Counsel in the Investment Management Practice Group based in the firm’s Washington DC office. »

BNY Mellon to provide Winterflood Securities with US and Canadian clearing and custody

BNY Mellon to provide Winterflood Securities with US and Canadian clearing and custody

Mon, 25/04/2016 - 09:42

BNY Mellon has been appointed by Winterflood Securities to provide US DTCC and Canadian securities clearing and custody services. »

Mark Brownlie joins bfinance in newly created CFO position

Mark Brownlie joins bfinance in newly created CFO position

Mon, 25/04/2016 - 09:39

bfinance, the independent investment consultancy, has appointed Mark Brownlie as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), bringing more than 15 years’ experience of accelerating growth and increasing enterprise value for businesses across the financial services, tech and media sectors. »

Datawatch reaches agreement with Potrero Capital and appoints Charles M Gillman to Board of Directors

Datawatch reaches agreement with Potrero Capital and appoints Charles M Gillman to Board of Directors

Mon, 25/04/2016 - 09:23

Datawatch Corporation has reached an agreement with Potrero Capital Research whereby Charles Gillman, Executive Managing Director of the IDWR Multi-Family Office has been appointed to the Datawatch Board of Directors, effective immediately.   »

Options names Former TIBCO executive as new CFO

Options names Former TIBCO executive as new CFO

Fri, 22/04/2016 - 09:58

Options has appointed Jon Lambert as the firm’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). »

Crestbridge appoints Colin Targett as Funds Director

Crestbridge appoints Colin Targett as Funds Director

Thu, 21/04/2016 - 09:15

Independent fund, trust and corporate service provider Crestbridge, has strengthened its Fund Services team with the appointment of Colin Targett as a Director. »

MUFG Investor Services appoints Michael McCabe to business development team

MUFG Investor Services appoints Michael McCabe to business development team

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 08:43

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Michael McCabe as Sales Director. »

David Flannery joins GSO Capital Partners in New York

David Flannery joins GSO Capital Partners in New York

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 09:31

GSO Capital Partners has appointed David Flannery as a Senior Managing Director focusing on distressed strategies in both private and public markets. He will be based in New York and brings to Blackstone his extensive experience across leveraged finance. »

Lord Abbett family of funds expands board of directors with two new appointments

Lord Abbett family of funds expands board of directors with two new appointments

Fri, 15/04/2016 - 09:50

The independent Directors/Trustees of the Lord Abbett Family of Funds have appointed Mark A Schmid and Douglas B Sieg to serve on the funds’ Board.  »

CME Group to close New York trading floor at year-end

CME Group to close New York trading floor at year-end

Thu, 14/04/2016 - 09:30

As declining open outcry options volume on CME Group's New York trading floor now represents just 0.3 per cent of the company's overall energy and metals trading volumes, CME Group will close its New York trading floor at year-end, subject to CFTC review.   »

DTCC elects three new members to board of directors

DTCC elects three new members to board of directors

Thu, 14/04/2016 - 09:21

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, has elected three new members to its Board of Directors. »

Hawksford makes triple associate director promotions

Hawksford makes triple associate director promotions

Wed, 13/04/2016 - 09:52

Corporate, private client and funds company Hawksford has made three associate director promotions.  »

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