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Mike Byrne

Proactive approach will put Jersey’s funds industry in a strong position says new JFA chairman

Thu, 21/07/2016 - 12:35

Jersey’s proactive approach to developing new funds legislation together with its commitment to enhancing links with overseas markets will ensure its funds industry can look forward to a positive future, according to Mike Byrne (pictured), the new Chairman of the Jersey Funds Association (JFA). »

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Hedge Fund Livermore Partners adds to advisory board

Thu, 21/07/2016 - 12:10

Hedge fund Livermore Partners has added Rob Wildeboer to its advisory board. Wildeboer is the Executive Chairman of the Board at Martinrea International, an auto parts manufacturer located in Canada with more than USD3 billion in annual revenues.  »

Bryan Duffy

IIM’s Hybrid Strategy outperforms benchmark by 25 per cent since launch

Thu, 21/07/2016 - 07:46

Incline Investment Management (IIM) is marking the fourth anniversary of its proprietary investment program, the Systematic Hybrid Strategy, which has outperformed its benchmark, the HFRX Macro: Systematic Diversified CTA Index by close to 25 per cent since its launch in July 2012. »

Eaton Vance expands European leveraged credit research capabilities

Eaton Vance expands European leveraged credit research capabilities

Wed, 20/07/2016 - 12:39

Hari Thirumalai has joined Eaton Vance Management (International) Limited’s global high yield team in London as a senior analyst. »

Luke Ellis to succeed PIMCO-bound Manny Roman as Man Group CEO

Luke Ellis to succeed PIMCO-bound Manny Roman as Man Group CEO

Wed, 20/07/2016 - 09:10

Luke Ellis is to succeed Emmanuel (Manny) Roman as chief executive officer of Man Group on 1 September 2016. Roman is stepping down from Man Group’s board on 31 August 2016 to take up the role of chief executive officer at PIMCO from 1 November. »

Brian Nick joins TIAA Investments as chief investment strategist

Brian Nick joins TIAA Investments as chief investment strategist

Wed, 20/07/2016 - 09:01

TIAA Global Asset Management has appointed of Brian Nick (pictured) as chief investment strategist for TIAA Investments. »

Jim Iorio joins EBS BrokerTec as global head of sales

Jim Iorio joins EBS BrokerTec as global head of sales

Tue, 19/07/2016 - 09:23

EBS BrokerTec, ICAP's electronic foreign exchange (FX) and fixed income business, has appointed Jim Iorio as global head of sales. »

Tremblant Capital appoints Daniel E Waters as co-president

Tremblant Capital appoints Daniel E Waters as co-president

Fri, 15/07/2016 - 08:14

Tremblant Capital Group, a global asset management firm specialising in long/short and long-only equity investing, has appointed Daniel Watersas a partner and co-president.  »

Preston Hollow adds credit and asset management talent

Preston Hollow adds credit and asset management talent

Fri, 15/07/2016 - 08:12

Preston Hollow Capital has hired Travis Shull (pictured) as senior underwriter and Brian Fuller as senior asset manager. »

OptionMetrics expands technology, development and operations team

OptionMetrics expands technology, development and operations team

Fri, 15/07/2016 - 08:11

OptionMetrics, a provider of historical option price data, tools and analytics, has bolstered its global technology, development and operations team with the addition of veteran systems engineers, software engineers and quality assurance specialists. »

MainstreamBPO opens New York office

MainstreamBPO opens New York office

Thu, 14/07/2016 - 12:56

MainstreamBPO has opened a New York office for its hedge fund administration business. »

Man GLG completes emerging markets debt team with five senior hires

Man GLG completes emerging markets debt team with five senior hires

Wed, 13/07/2016 - 09:44

Man GLG, the discretionary investment management business of Man Group, has appointed five senior investment professionals, completing the firm’s recently established emerging markets debt team. »

Pacific Fund Systems strengthens management team

Pacific Fund Systems strengthens management team

Wed, 13/07/2016 - 08:06

Pacific Fund Systems (PFS), a provider of fund accounting and transfer agency administration software via its PFS-PAXUS application, has made two senior appointments to its European-based executive team. »

Unigestion moves into new London office for expanded UK team

Unigestion moves into new London office for expanded UK team

Tue, 12/07/2016 - 13:14

Boutique asset manager Unigestion has moved its London-based staff into new London headquarters in Stratford Place, W1. »

New recruits strengthen management team at Catella Hedgefond

New recruits strengthen management team at Catella Hedgefond

Tue, 12/07/2016 - 09:42

Martin Jonsson and Anders Wennberg have been recruited as new senior managers for the team at the Catella Hedgefond fund. »

Four fund managers to leave Catella

Four fund managers to leave Catella

Fri, 08/07/2016 - 09:24

Catella has confirmed media reports that four fund managers from Catella Fondförvaltning have chosen to leave the company.  »

MUFG Investor Services appoints Marc Russell-Jones as head of business development for EMEA

MUFG Investor Services appoints Marc Russell-Jones as head of business development for EMEA

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 12:38

MUFG Investor Services, the global asset servicing arm of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has appointed Marc Russell-Jones as head of business development for EMEA. »

Mourant Ozannes Hong Kong moves to new premises

Mourant Ozannes Hong Kong moves to new premises

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 10:17

Law firm Mourant Ozannes has moved to new office space at Landmark in order to accommodate rapid expansion in its Hong Kong office. »

Lemanik Asset Management strengthens alternative funds offering with three hires

Lemanik Asset Management strengthens alternative funds offering with three hires

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 08:08

Lemanik Asset Management has made three new hires within its Luxembourg third-party management company to accelerate its positioning as the reference governance provider to UCITS and Alternative Investment Funds. »

Danesmead Partners hires former Soros CFO

Danesmead Partners hires former Soros CFO

Tue, 05/07/2016 - 07:58

Cayman based alternative fund governance specialist Danesmead Partners has appointed former Soros Fund Management chief financial officer (CFO) Tracie Ahern as a director and principal of the firm.  »

Jersey Finance appoints Greater China business development director

Jersey Finance appoints Greater China business development director

Mon, 04/07/2016 - 13:37

Jersey Finance has appointed An Kelles (pictured) as business development director for Greater China, to spearhead its strategy across the Far East. »

Accounting specialist joins Hawksford as associate director

Accounting specialist joins Hawksford as associate director

Mon, 04/07/2016 - 13:08

Hawksford, the international corporate, private client and funds business, has appointed an accounting specialist with 12 years’ industry experience as an associate director. »

ESMA appoints new Securities and Markets Stakeholder Group

ESMA appoints new Securities and Markets Stakeholder Group

Mon, 04/07/2016 - 09:38

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has published the new list of members of its Securities and Markets Stakeholder Group (SMSG) following its approval by its board of supervisors. »

Jason Moore joins Brinker Capital as Chief Administrative Officer

Jason Moore joins Brinker Capital as Chief Administrative Officer

Thu, 30/06/2016 - 09:15

Brinker Capital, an investment management firm focused on multi-asset class investing, has appointed Jason Moore, formerly Managing Director at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, as its Chief Administrative Officer and member of the firm’s executive committee. »

Gen II Fund Services joins DTCC's Alternative Investment Product Services

Gen II Fund Services joins DTCC's Alternative Investment Product Services

Tue, 28/06/2016 - 10:06

Gen II Fund Services, an independent private equity fund administrator, has joined The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC) Alternative Investment Product (AIP) Services. »

Pzena promotes Gary J Bachman to newly created COO role

Pzena promotes Gary J Bachman to newly created COO role

Tue, 28/06/2016 - 09:33

Pzena Investment Management has promoted Gary J Bachman to the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective 1 July. Bachman will assume oversight of the operations of Pzena Investment Management, LLC and will also be named to its Executive Committee effective as of 1 July.   »

Citadel names Steven Lieblich as Chief Technology Officer of hedge fund business

Citadel names Steven Lieblich as Chief Technology Officer of hedge fund business

Tue, 28/06/2016 - 09:32

Citadel has appointed Steven Lieblich as Chief Technology Officer of the firm’s hedge fund business.  »

JO Hambro Capital Management strengthens US presence with three new hires

Mon, 27/06/2016 - 09:43

JO Hambro Capital Management Limited (JOHCM) has strengthened its US presence with the appointment of three senior professionals.  »

Ex-Man Group CEO Clarke to join board of RWC Partners

Ex-Man Group CEO Clarke to join board of RWC Partners

Mon, 27/06/2016 - 09:34

Peter Clarke, a former chief executive officer (CEO) of Man Grroup, is to join the board of RWC Partners as a non-executive Director. Clarke currently serves on the boards of Lombard Odier and AXA UK and is Chairman of Lancashire Holdings.  »

Senior appointment strengthens Estera’s risk and compliance expertise

Senior appointment strengthens Estera’s risk and compliance expertise

Thu, 23/06/2016 - 16:14

Estera has bolstered its risk and compliance offering with the appointment of Risk and Compliance Director, Tui Iti who will be responsible for ensuring the company consistently adopts the highest global compliance standards across each of its international offices.  »

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Cybersecurity for fund managers 2016

Cybersecurity for fund managers 2016

Wed, 13/07/2016 - 23:35

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