Handshake

Frontier Capital promotes Andrew Cracknell to head of intermediary business

Frontier Capital Management, an investment management company that combines both traditional and alternative asset classes, has promoted Andrew Cracknell to head of intermediary business. »


Emmanuel Roman, Man

Emmanuel Roman to become chief operating officer of Man

Emmanuel Roman will assume the newly created role of chief operating officer of Man following the company’s acquisition of GLG Partners. »


Meeting

Global equity manager Javelin Capital is launched

Javelin Capital, an asset manager specialising in global equities, has launched.  »


Renatto Barbieri, Galtere

Galtere launches agribusiness private equity strategy

Galtere, a US registered investment manager, has launched an agribusiness private equity strategy that aims to take advantage of a fundamental shift in global market dynamics and a growing worldwide demand for commodities from institutional investors. »


UK map

New chairman for the UK region of ICMA

The International Capital Market Association has appointed Simon White, head of senior issuance at Lloyds Banking Group in London, as chair of its UK, Ireland and Americas region. »


Abacus

Altin net asset value down 0.60 per cent

Altin, the Swiss alternative investment company, has reported a decline in net asset value of 0.60 per cent for the first half of 2010. »


Electronic trading floor

RS Platou Markets selects Fidessa's sell-side trading platform

RS Platou Markets, the investment banking arm of RS Platou Group, has selected Fidessa group’s Software as a Service sell-side trading platform. »


Water

S&P sees boom in water investing

Ahead of the start of World Water Week on 5 September, research from S&P Indices shows the continued strong performance of water-related businesses.  »


Julie Bouhuys, founder and chief executive of Concerto

Concerto wins EUR60m mandate from Goodhart

Concerto Asset Management, a manager of US corporate credit based in Charlotte, North Carolina, has received a EUR60m credit alpha absolute return mandate from Goodhart Partners, a multi-manager business based in London. »


Research

Atrato Advisors hires two research professionals

Atrato Advisors, the hedge fund consulting firm, has appointed two research professionals.  »


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