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Mark Gubbins, Arthur J Gallagher

Arthur J Gallagher expands structured credit and political risks practice

Fri, 04/11/2016 - 13:10

Arthur J Gallagher has extended its capabilities in credit and political risks insurance with the appointment of Rupert Boyle and Nick Ollerenshaw as executive directors. »

Marco Santori, Cooley

Cooley expands fintech team

Fri, 04/11/2016 - 13:07

Cooley is broadening its fintech capabilities with the appointment of Marco Santori and Patrick Murck. »

Anthony Lawler, GAM

Seven-month hedge fund winning streak comes to an end in October

Fri, 04/11/2016 - 12:21

A seven-month winning streak for hedge funds came to an end in October on the back of broader negative price moves, according to the latest figures released by GAM. »

BVI Finance

BVI Segregated Portfolios going from strength to strength

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 23:05

By Natalie Bell, Harneys, British Virgin Islands – Segregated Portfolio Companies (SPCs) are now well recognised and widely used corporate vehicles, and we are seeing increasing demand for them in the funds context, writes BVI-based law firm Harneys. A segregated portfolio company benefits from statutory segregation of its assets and liabilities in one segregated portfolio from those of any other segregated portfolio, and from the general assets and liabilities of the company, but is a single, legal entity. The SPC has only one set of constitutional documents, one board of directors and, importantly, one set of annual licence fees. »

Gina Miller, SCM Direct

Investment manager causes UK government to re-think Brexit plans

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 13:32

Investment manager Gina Miller (pictured) has won a High Court ruling forcing the UK government to hold a vote in Parliament over its plans to start the process of leaving the European Union. »

Steve Georgala, Maitland

Maitland restructures institutional client management team

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 12:47

Maitland, the global advisory and fund administration firm, has carried out a major organisational restructure of the leadership team of its institutional client services arm. »

Strong PEGAS volumes supported by new spot and futures records

Strong PEGAS volumes supported by new spot and futures records

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 12:43

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, registered a total volume of 131.2 TWh in October 2016, an increase of 21 per cent compared to the previous year (108.8 TWh). »

NuWave launches Short-Term Futures Portfolio

NuWave launches Short-Term Futures Portfolio

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 11:37

NuWave Investment Management, an alternative investment manager specialising in the application of systematic investment strategies, has launched the NuWave Short-Term Futures Portfolio. »

Paul Humphrey, Euronext

Euronext and Algomi launch trading facility for pan-European corporate bond market

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 11:32

Euronext has agreed a 10-year partnership with fixed income technology provider Algomi to create a new trading facility aimed at improving liquidity in the pan-European corporate bond market. »

Cyprus positions itself as post-Brexit partner to UK funds industry

Cyprus positions itself as post-Brexit partner to UK funds industry

Thu, 03/11/2016 - 11:22

Fund managers have gathered in London to hear from the Cyprus Investment Funds Association (CIFA) about the opportunities in the country as an investment destination. »

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