Globe

Greece, Qatar and UAE reclassify to emerging status on 22 September, says S&P

S&P Global BMI indices will undergo its annual reconstitution on 22 September 2014. »


Handshake

BakerHostetler expands business and energy practices

Laura J McMahon has joined BakerHostetler as a partner in the firm’s corporate and energy practices based in the Houston office. »


Swiss flag

BATS and BX partner to increase competition in Swiss equities market

BATS Chi-X Europe and BX Swiss have entered into a partnership agreement designed to bring greater competition and enhanced market efficiencies to the Swiss equities market. »


Music festival

NYC and Chicago to host Rocktoberfest ALTSO fundraisers

Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest, the annual fundraiser for children's charity A Leg To Stand On (ALTSO), will celebrate its 11th anniversary on 22 October at Capitale on 130 Bowery in New York City. »


Luxembourg

ALFI appoints director of legal and tax

The Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) has appointed Marc-André Bechet as director of legal and tax. »


Accounts

Gottex reports ‘good performance’ in six months to end of June

Gottex Fund Management has reported strong performance from its core products in the six month period ended 30 June 2014. »


Risk

Liquid Holdings Group strengthens risk team

Liquid Holdings Group has appointed financial services industry veterans Jeremy Shaw, Richard Boesch and Isaac Babani as senior financial engineers in the firm’s risk analytics team. »


Handshake

Apex appoints chief executive

Apex Fund Services has named Bill Salus as chief executive officer with immediate effect. »


Electronic trading floor

Buy-side firms complete first trades on ParFX as Prime service goes live

ParFX, the wholesale global spot FX electronic trading platform, has completed the first trades via ParFX Prime, its new prime brokerage service for the buy-side FX community.  »


Computer screen

Misys launches Misys Connect

Financial software provider Misys has launched Misys Connect, a suite of programmes giving customers direct access and links to the cross-functional teams and expertise they need. »


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