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Deborah Zurkow to head Alternatives group at AllianzGI

Deborah Zurkow to head Alternatives group at AllianzGI

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 16:17

Allianz Global Investors (AllianzGI) CIO and Head of Infrastructure Debthas appointed Deborah Zurkow (pictured) is to take on a new, broader role, becoming head of the Alternatives pillar within the firm’s global investment platform.  »

Lindsay Chamings joins Andersen Tax San Francisco as MD

Lindsay Chamings joins Andersen Tax San Francisco as MD

Wed, 25/05/2016 - 09:20

Lindsay Chamings has joined Andersen Tax as a Managing Director in the Alternative Investment Funds Practice in the firm’s San Francisco office.  »

Dave Welling and Robert Roley named co-heads of SS&C Advent

Dave Welling and Robert Roley named co-heads of SS&C Advent

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 16:12

SS&C Technologies Holdings, a provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, has named Dave Welling and Robert Roley as co-heads of SS&C Advent.  »

Clint Carlson appointed to board of HFSB

Clint Carlson appointed to board of HFSB

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 16:07

The Hedge Fund Standards Board (HFSB) has appointed Clint Carlson (pictured), Founder of Carlson Capital, an USD8 billion alternative asset management firm based in Texas, to its Board.  »

Aqueduct Capital names Dr Pawan Chaturvedi as Head of Investments

Aqueduct Capital names Dr Pawan Chaturvedi as Head of Investments

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:34

Investment advisory and placement firm for hedge and private equity funds Aqueduct Capital Group, has appointed Dr Pawan Chaturvedi as head of investments. »

NFA CEO Daniel Roth to retire

NFA CEO Daniel Roth to retire

Tue, 24/05/2016 - 09:06

NFA President and CEO Daniel Roth has announced his plan to retire in the coming year. NFA's Board of Directors has authorised the formation of a committee to conduct a search for his successor. The search will consider both internal and external candidates. »

Stephanie Clarke

Broadridge appoints Stephanie Clarke to support growth of market intelligence capabilities

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 10:42

Broadridge Financial Solutions has appointed Stephanie Clarke (pictured) to the role of senior vice president of Global Market Intelligence within its Mutual Fund and Retirement Solutions business based in London.  »

BlackRock hires Mark Wiseman as a Senior Investment Leader

BlackRock hires Mark Wiseman as a Senior Investment Leader

Mon, 23/05/2016 - 09:44

BlackRock has named Mark Wiseman as incoming Senior Managing Director and a member of the firm’s Global Executive Committee (GEC).  »

Cédric Vuignier joins SYZ Asset Management as Head of Manager Research & Alternative Investments

Cédric Vuignier joins SYZ Asset Management as Head of Manager Research & Alternative Investments

Fri, 20/05/2016 - 10:28

SYZ Asset Management, the institutional asset management division of the SYZ Group, has appointed Cédric Vuignier (pictured) as Head of Manager Research & Alternative Investments, and Bertrand Dord, as senior analyst.  »

Shaking hands

Brad Rinklin joins Eze Software’s management team

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 09:38

Eze Software Group has appointed Brad Rinklin as Senior Managing Director – Marketing.  »

VMS partners with EDI to expand offerings to asset managers

VMS partners with EDI to expand offerings to asset managers

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 09:37

Vertical Management Systems (VMS), a provider of data, financial networking and account aggregation technology, has partnered with Exchange Data International (EDI), a specialist in supplying securities reference data, corporate actions and closing pricing information. »

Jürg Hunziker joins Avaloq Group Executive Board

Jürg Hunziker joins Avaloq Group Executive Board

Thu, 19/05/2016 - 09:33

Jürg Hunziker has been appointed Group Chief Markets Officer and deputy CEO of the Avaloq group. The former SunGard executive will join Avaloq as of 1 June 2016 as a member of the Group Executive Board. »

Luc Fortin

Luc Fortin to join Montréal Exchange as Managing Director, Derivatives Trading

Wed, 18/05/2016 - 09:00

Montréal Exchange (MX) has appointed Luc Fortin as Managing Director, Derivatives Trading, effective 27 June, 2016.  »

Unigestion grows Alternatives business with new team

Unigestion grows Alternatives business with new team

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 09:33

Unigestion, the boutique asset manager that focuses on guiding its clients with risk-managed investment solutions, has appointed four new members to the Institutional Clients team to boost its specialist alternatives sales force. »

Nuveen hires Bill Stout to drive alternative investments growth

Nuveen hires Bill Stout to drive alternative investments growth

Tue, 17/05/2016 - 09:11

Nuveen Investments, an operating division of TIAA Global Asset Management, has appointed Bill Stout as Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments Business Development.  »

Calastone expands to New Zealand

Calastone expands to New Zealand

Mon, 16/05/2016 - 09:14

Calastone, the global fund transaction network, has expanded into New Zealand, bringing critical infrastructure to support smoother transaction flow across Australasia. »

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. »

Handshake

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. »

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