Innovation 2010

Innovation 2010

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Tax

Tax burdens reduced when investing abroad from Hong Kong and China

Growing internationalisation and a mounting regulatory obligation means an increasing need to consider tax consequences when investing from Hong Kong and China. »


Howard Snell, executive chairman, Otkritie

Otkritie expands UK operation and appoints executive chairman

Otkritie Securities has appointed Howard Snell as executive chairman.  »


Fidessa opens hub in Singapore to support local market demand

Fidessa opens hub in Singapore to support local market demand

Fidessa group, a provider of trading, market data and connectivity solutions for the buy-side and sell-side, has opened a hub in Singapore to supplement its existing Asian centres in Hong Kong and Tokyo. »


Report

Iosco publishes principles on cross border supervisory cooperation

The International Organization of Securities Commissions has published a set of principles regarding cross-border supervisory cooperation developed by its technical committee’s task force on supervisory cooperation. »


Handshake with globe

Prime Fund Solutions makes key hires

Prime Fund Solutions, the hedge fund administration business currently being sold by Fortis Bank to Credit Suisse, has made a number of hires across its network of offices. »


Tick

LCH.Clearnet SA becomes recognised overseas clearing house

LCH.Clearnet SA has been granted recognised overseas clearing house status by the UK Financial Services Authority.  »


Money and handshake

Elementum Advisors wins reinsurance investment mandate

Elementum Advisors has been appointed by one of the largest North American pension plans to manage a risk-linked investments mandate focused on collateralised reinsurance investments.  »


Commodities

Invesco launches balanced-risk commodity strategy

Invesco’s global asset allocation team has been awarded its first mandate in its balanced-risk commodity strategy. »


John Brynjolfsson, managing director of Armored Wolf

Ascentia Capital Partners selects Armored Wolf as fund sub-adviser

Ascentia Capital Partners has chosen Armored Wolf to manage its global macro equities strategy in the Alternative Strategies Mutual Fund.  »


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