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China’s COVID holds back change in ‘global economic trajectory’ – investment manager

“My concern is that when China opens up,” Sharma added, “it could lead to another episode of significant inflation globally.” China reported 28,127 new locally transmitted cases on Monday, approaching its daily peak in April, with infections in the southern city of Guangzhou and southwestern Chongqing municipality accounting for about half of the total. In […]

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China Fund: Call for shareholders with the investment manager

Call to shareholders of The China Fund, Inc. with the investment manager Date December 52022 Time ten:12am PDT / 1pm EST / 6pm GMT AUDIOCONFERENCE INFORMATION US TOLL FREE: (866) 924-98562022 UK toll free number: 0808 109 0701, 2022 USA Local New York: +1 646 843 46092022 Standard International Access UK-wide: +44 (0) 33 0551 […]

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Investment manager opens office in Madrid

Active investment manager Man Group has received clearance for its local branch in Madrid, which is in the final stages of registration. The office is being launched at a time when the asset management industry in Spain is “going through a period of significant growth”, the company said. Man Group said it has “seen growing […]

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Investment manager streamlines credit risk assessment

Global inflation, ongoing supply chain issues and a war between Russia and Ukraine are just some of the issues facing investment managers in APAC and around the world. Commercial real estate (CRE) is particularly vulnerable following the negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. On the office side alone, a new balance has yet to emerge […]

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Insig AI wins advisory contract with alternative investment manager

(Alliance News) – Insig AI PLC announced on Monday that it has signed an advisory agreement with a London-based alternative investment manager. The deal, which is expected to close by December 31, is worth £120,000. The anonymous investment manager has over $1 billion in assets under management. Insig AI is a London-based data science and […]

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ASIC probes super fund and investment manager greenwashing

ASIC Chairman Joe Longo said the market regulator is currently investigating several listed companies, super funds and managed funds for possible greenwashing. “It was only last week that we issued our first sanction for greenwashing, and we are currently investigating a number of publicly listed entities, super funds and managed funds in relation to their […]

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Senior Renewable Energy (RE) Investment Manager | Jobs | Asia

Opportunity for a Senior Renewable Energy (RE) Investment Manager We are Energy. It is the energy that propels people and the planet forward. That’s why we strive to bring only the cleanest, most cost-effective energy…even in the toughest situations. The primary objective of WEnergy Global Pte Ltd (“the Company”) is the electrification of […]

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Games Investment Manager talks about industry support

Across Australia, state and federal agencies are further recognizing the economic and cultural benefits of investing in local games studios, with Screen Australia announcing the reopening of applications for the $3 Million Gaming Fund: Expansion Pack in September 2022. As part of this increased involvement with the domestic industry, Screen Australia also previously announced that […]

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Brighter Super hires former Sunsuper investment manager

Brighter Super has hired high-profile Jason Huang as head of treasury, fixed income and credit. Huang comes from ANZ Private Banking, where as a senior portfolio manager he was responsible for investment research, governance and fund manager review across multiple asset classes. Prior to that, he worked at Sunsuper for seven years as an investment […]

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MOSERS pulls $500m from investment manager

The Missouri State Employees Retirement System (MOSERS) sold $500 million in pension funds to an investment manager that Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick accused of “advancing a woke political agenda.” MOSERS’ board voted in June to remove proxy voting powers from investment managers, with Fitzpatrick appointing BlackRock, a New York-based multinational investment firm that held most of […]

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Credit Strategy – CS – News

October 13, 2022Tom Lucham, Shard Financial Media UK wealth manager Evelyn Partners continues to expand its presence in the South East with a new appointment in its investment management business. Newly appointed Finn Quinn will join the team at Bracknell-based Thames Valley as an investment manager and will look after a combination of his own […]

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Investment manager Andrew Middlebrooks charged with wire fraud

A former Detroit hedge fund manager has been charged with defrauding investors of more than $27 million, according to a press release from the US Department of Justice. The office of Dawn Ison, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, announced Wednesday that it has charged Andrew Middlebrooks, 30, of Dallas, with one count […]

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Investment manager Andrew Middlebrooks charged with wire fraud

A former Detroit hedge fund manager has been charged with defrauding investors of more than $27 million, according to a press release from the US Department of Justice. The office of Dawn Ison, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, announced Wednesday that it has charged Andrew Middlebrooks, 30, of Dallas, with one count […]

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Colliers Completes Investment in Leading Alternative Investment Manager | Nation/World

TORONTO and DENVER, Oct. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Colliers (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI), a leading diversified professional services and investment management firm, today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of a majority stake in Versus Capital (“Versus”), a leading US alternative real asset management firm with over $6.0 billion in assets under […]

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Colliers Completes Investment in Leading Alternative Investment Manager | Nation/World

TORONTO and DENVER, Oct. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Colliers (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI), a leading diversified professional services and investment management firm, today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of a majority stake in Versus Capital (“Versus”), a leading US alternative real asset management firm with over $6.0 billion in assets under […]

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Colliers Completes Investment in Leading Alternative Investment Manager

/EIN News/ — TORONTO and DENVER, Oct. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Colliers (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI), a leading diversified professional services and investment management firm, today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of a majority stake in Versus Capital (“Versus”), a leading US alternative real asset management firm with over $6.0 billion […]

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Investment manager Janus Henderson set to cut 100 jobs

Investment manager Janus Henderson will cut staff by up to 5% as part of cost-cutting efforts under new chief executive Ali Dibadj. Staff will be officially notified of the job losses on October 18, according to people familiar with the details, with 100 of the company’s more than 2,000 employees expected to be affected. “Janus […]

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Investment manager Janus Henderson set to cut 100 jobs

Investment manager Janus Henderson will cut staff by up to 5% as part of cost-cutting efforts under new chief executive Ali Dibadj. Staff will be officially notified of the job losses on October 18, according to people familiar with the details, with 100 of the company’s more than 2,000 employees expected to be affected. “Janus […]

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East Midlands pub group bought by major UK investment manager

A group of pubs founded in Derbyshire nearly 30 years ago have been bought by London-based investment manager Downing LLP. The Pub People Group manages an extensive portfolio of venues in and around the East Midlands, including the Six Barrel Drafthouse and Bunkers Hill in Nottingham, the Duke of Wellington in Matlock and the Old […]

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Appointment: Pearce Dermody appointed Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Dermody Properties

Pearce Dermody Thursday, September 29, 2022 Dermody Properties has hired Pearce Dermody as vice president and chief investment officer in Nevada.Dermody brings extensive experience in the federal funds allocation process, land use policy and cost structures – all essential for working with federal agencies, stakeholders and investors. He will be responsible for sourcing and managing […]

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Amro appoints investment manager for Amsterdam expansion

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Local investment manager Spring IM expands its team

Local investment manager Spring IM has appointed Chantal Botterill as COO. A trusted professional with over 30 years’ experience, Chantal (pictured) brings extensive expertise in managing and motivating teams to the company that launched the Channel Islands’ first digital investment platform more early this year. A former COO of an independent pension fund, investment and […]

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Local investment manager Spring IM expands its team

Local investment manager Spring IM has appointed Chantal Botterill as COO. A trusted professional with over 30 years’ experience, Chantal (pictured) brings extensive expertise in managing and motivating teams to the company that launched the Channel Islands’ first digital investment platform more early this year. A former COO of an independent pension fund, investment and […]

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Why high-flying investment manager Audrey Ward entered Miss Great Britain

A high-flying investment manager who speaks six languages ​​hopes to break stereotypes that women cannot succeed and compete in beauty pageants by being crowned Miss Great Britain after winning a regional pageant she applied to on a headbutt. Always a numbers expert, 26-year-old Audrey Ward worked hard to achieve her dream of working in finance […]

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Publicly-listed private equity and infrastructure investment manager recruits high-profile individuals

Foresight Group, a listed private equity and infrastructure investment manager, continues its regional expansion with Tavia Sparks and Richard Ralph joining the team to support the rollout of the Foresight North East Fund and Foresight West Yorkshire SME Investment Fund . The duo will focus on supporting SMEs in Yorkshire and the North East, providing […]

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French investment manager Varenne Capital deploys TS Imagine’s OEMS towards automation

“As we prepare for our next stage of growth, we need a strong technology partner who can support our automation efforts and streamline our workflow.” Paris-based investment manager Varenne Capital has gone live with TS Imagine’s order and execution management system, TradeSmart OEMS, another sign of TS Imagine’s growth in 2022. TS Imagine, born from […]

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Investment manager Michael Gayed warns of sovereign debt crisis

In this week’s episode of Opto sessions, Toroso Asset Management investment manager Michael Gayed joins the show to discuss the “bizarre” market dynamics occurring between asset classes amid this year’s recession. From forex volatility to rising treasury risk levels, he gives his expert perspective on how he navigates these market anomalies. LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW: […]

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Hong Kong investment manager cuts jobs

Hong Kong-based Value Partners made a series of job cuts last week, a company spokesperson told our sister publication. Asia Fund Selector. According to Securities and Futures Commission websitesix-person business licenses ceased on September 8, 2022. They are senior fund managers Anthony Chan and Doris Ho as well as Kong Hing Keung, Lau Hei Man, […]

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Investment manager to reduce exposure to ‘riskiest asset classes’

Albemarle Street Partners is looking to reduce the exposure of the entire portfolio to the riskiest asset classes as it tries to “navigate the maze of the multi-asset correction”. Fahad Hassan, chief investment officer at Albemarle, said recent comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell suggest the stock market rally on improving inflation and economic […]

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Regulator fines investment manager R20m for running ‘Ponzi-like’ scheme

The FSCA says Praesidium Advisory Services did not have a license to exchange currencies for its clients. SA’s financial services watchdog has fined Praesidium advisory services director Craig Massyn R20 million and banned him from industry for two decades. The regulator found Massyn’s forex investments to be ‘similar’ to a Ponzi scheme. The FSCA has […]

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Scotsman obituaries: Sir Raymond Johnstone CBE, Investment Manager

Confined to hospital for three agonizing years, his body ravaged by tuberculosis, young Raymond Johnstone kept his brain active by solving math problems. A student at Eton College, he had contracted the bacterial infection in his mid-teens and suffered spinal damage so severe that three of his vertebrae had to be reconstructed with a bone […]

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Super funds question investment manager’s ties to anti-ESG foundation in the US

“The positioning of the State Financial Officers Foundation is concerning and clearly runs counter to the approach taken by Australian pension funds and asset managers to responsible investing.” EOS at Federated Hermes also engages with global companies on behalf of the $70 billion pension fund Cbus Super. A Cbus spokesperson said they asked about the […]

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Super funds question investment manager’s ties to anti-ESG foundation in the US

“The positioning of the State Financial Officers Foundation is concerning and clearly runs counter to the approach taken by Australian pension funds and asset managers to responsible investing.” EOS at Federated Hermes also engages with global companies on behalf of the $70 billion pension fund Cbus Super. A Cbus spokesperson said they asked about the […]

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MetLife (MET) considers acquisition of AIM by investment manager ESG

MetLife, Inc.MET’s institutional asset management business, MetLife Investment Management or MIM, recently agreed to acquire Affirmative Investment Management (“AIM”) to augment its environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) offerings . The London-based $1 billion acquired business is a fixed income manager and focuses on impact investing. MIM had $590.9 billion in assets under management at […]

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MetLife (MET) Eyes ESG Investment Manager AIM Acquisition – August 30, 2022

MetLife, Inc.it is (Quick quote METMEET – Free Report) institutional asset management firm, MetLife Investment Management or MIM, recently agreed to acquire Affirmative Investment Management (“AIM”) to augment its environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) offerings. The London-based $1 billion acquired business is a fixed income manager and focuses on impact investing. MIM had $590.9 […]

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Alto Capital investment manager talks market outlook and small cap picks

Alto Capital investment manager Tony Locantro brings Proactive viewers an update on all the market moves as economists eagerly await news of the recession. Amid volatility and a correction in copper, Locantro says there’s not much love for the small-cap sector right now, but hot money is changing hands as results of exploration are coming. […]

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Celsius Files Lawsuit Against Ex-Investment Manager Over Stolen Assets Worth Millions of Dollars

Celsius Network has served its former chief investment officer, Jason Stone and KeyFi Inc., with a lawsuit claiming he used his position to steal assets worth millions of dollars for personal gain. The lawsuit, filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York, seeks the return of millions of dollars […]

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$1,610,000,000,000 Investment Manager Launches New Metaverse Fund: Report

Atlanta, Georgia-based investment management giant Invesco is unveiling a metaverse-focused equity fund, according to a report by UK publication Citywire. The report says Invesco is creating a fund that will invest in metaverse-focused companies ranging in size from small to large cap. Companies in the immersive virtual world sector targeted by Invesco are based in […]

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Palm Capital Q2 2022 Investment Manager Commentary

ArLawKa AungTun/iStock via Getty Images At Palm Capital, we look for companies with sustainable competitive advantages led by exceptional managers. We patiently wait to invest when their prices are lower than we think they are worth, with the aim of profiting from them as they accumulate economic value over time. We only sell if fundamentals […]

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Tatton completes 50% stake in investment manager

Tatton Asset Management has completed its purchase of a 50% stake in investment manager 8AM Global. In April 2022 Tatton announced that he would buy 50% of the business for £7 million subject to regulatory approval. The deal has been approved and will provide Tatton’s IFA clients with access to an expanded range of risk-profile […]

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Dubai-based investment manager grows despite recession

Despite the turmoil in the global economy, the Dubai Investment Fund (DIF) delivered an outstanding performance for the 2021 financial year. The global investment firm manages a portfolio worth $320 billion on behalf of over 7,300 customers located in 61 different countries. The company’s head office is located in Dubai and is present in 17 […]

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Investment manager behind £100m no-gain, no-fee fraud jailed for 14 years

August 11, 2022 | Press Releases Following a successful investigation and prosecution by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO), Timothy Schools, the investment manager who used millions of pounds of investors’ money to fund his luxury lifestyle, was sentenced to 14 years in prison, at a hearing at Southwark Crown Court today. On Tuesday, Schools (61), […]

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Investment manager announces new solution to fill advice gap

AZ Sestante has announced a new digital investment solution aimed at helping advisory and wealth management firms fill “the growing advisory gap”. The specialist investment manager said the new solution, Sestante Invest, gives investors access to six investment portfolios it manages and provides clients with regular updates explaining the rationale for portfolio management decisions. , […]

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Barings announces acquisition of real estate investment manager

Global investment manager Barings has signed a share sale agreement to acquire 100% of Australian property company Altis Property Partners. The deal, which is expected to close next month, will see Barings add $6 billion in assets under management (AUM) as well as 44 professionals specializing in real estate equities. “We are delighted to welcome […]

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Investment manager convicted for role in £100m fraud scheme

The UK’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has secured the conviction of an investment manager for his role in setting up a fraudulent fund based in the Cayman Islands. Timothy Schools established the Axiom Legal Funding Fund in 2009 to provide loans to law firms pursuing business without gain or expense. He managed to raise more […]

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Investment manager convicted over $121 Cayman fund

REUTERS/Lee Jae-Won (SOUTH KOREA – Tags: BUSINESS) Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, Aug 10 (Reuters) – An investment manager at a Cayman Islands-based 100 million pound ($121 million) legal finance fund was found guilty by a London jury on Wednesday of fraudulent dealings, fraud by abuse of position and money […]

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Investment manager sentenced for more than $121 million in Cayman funds

LONDON (Reuters) – An investment manager at a Cayman Islands-based 100 million pound ($121 million) legal finance fund was convicted by a London jury on Wednesday of fraudulent trading, fraud by abuse of position and money laundering. Timothy Schools, a 61-year-old former lawyer who founded Axiom Legal Financing Fund in 2009 to provide loans to […]

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Investment Manager job at West Midlands Pension Fund

An opportunity has arisen to appoint an investment manager to join one of the largest local government pension schemes and play a key role in leading the investment function of the West Midlands Pension Fund. The West Midlands Pension Fund is a local authority pension fund based in Wolverhampton, West Midlands. The Fund is one […]

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2022 marks a successful year for BC public sector pension investment manager

It was a big year for the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI). The Victoria-based investment firm is the investment manager for many of British Columbia’s public sector pension plans, as well as insurance funds that provide more than three million Autoplan insurance policies each year and a benefits coverage to more than two million […]

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2022 marks a successful year for BC public sector pension investment manager

It was a big year for the British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI). The Victoria-based investment firm is the investment manager for many of British Columbia’s public sector pension plans, as well as insurance funds that provide more than three million Autoplan insurance policies each year and a benefits coverage to more than two million […]

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BlackRock iShares alum joins digital asset investment manager ahead of Europe’s first Bitcoin ETF launch

Former BlackRock alum Martin Bednall will join Jacobi Asset Management, a next-generation digital asset manager, as CEO, starting August 1. Outgoing CEO Jamie Khurshid becomes Chairman of the Board. Bednall has spent the past eight years as Managing Director of London-based FinEx Capital Management, a role he will continue. Prior to that, he spent over […]

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Chubb’s ABR Re raises $210 million and adds a new investment manager

ABR Reinsurance Capital Holdings Ltd., the parent company of Chubb’s strategically important total return reinsurance and third-party capitalized reinsurance joint venture, ABR Re, has raised an additional $210 million in capital through an equity investment in a new investment manager who will also manage part of the reinsurers’ assets.The move brings ABR Re’s equity to […]

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Lender Considerations Relating to the Rights of an Investment Manager – Fund Management/REIT

July 25, 2022 Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. When we think of the parties to a subscription credit facility (the “Facility”), all eyes are usually on the fund and the general partner (the “GP”), but the […]

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Lender considerations related to the rights of an investment manager

When we think of the parties to a subscription credit facility (the “Facility”), all eyes are usually on the fund and the general partner (the “GP”), but the investment manager (the “Manager”) is also a part to Watch. For the reasons explained here, the role of the manager may vary from transaction to transaction and, […]

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Altive appointed by Morgan Stanley as underlying investment manager for “Global Pre-IPO Fund, 2022 series”

SYDNEY and HONG KONG, July 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — AltifHong Kong’s leading alternative investment platform backed by PCG Group and Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, has been officially appointed by Morgan Stanley as one of the underlying investment managers of the “Global Pre-IPO Fund, 2022 series” ( the bottom). The Fund, which should be launched in September […]

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Altive appointed by Morgan Stanley as underlying investment manager for “Global Pre-IPO Fund, 2022 series”

SYDNEY and HONG KONG, July 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — AltifHong Kong’s leading alternative investment platform backed by PCG Group and Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, has been officially appointed by Morgan Stanley as one of the underlying investment managers of the “Global Pre-IPO Fund, 2022 series” ( the bottom). The Fund, which should be launched in September […]

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British Steel’s New Regime Appoints Investment Manager – DB & Derisking

By Roxanne Thielemans | July 13, 2022 Ready to go: The new £9.9bn British Steel Pension Scheme has agreed in principle to appoint Legal & General Investment Management to manage all of its scheme assets. The newly selected investment manager will replace the previous internal team, with a number of staff transferring to LGIM to […]

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British Steel’s new scheme appoints investment manager – Investing

By Roxanne Thielemans | July 13, 2022 Ready to go: The new £9.9bn British Steel Pension Scheme has agreed in principle to appoint Legal & General Investment Management to manage all of its scheme assets. The newly selected investment manager will replace the previous internal team, with a number of staff transferring to LGIM to […]

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Evelyn Partners appoints Cornwall-based investment manager

Integrated wealth management and professional services group, Evelyn Partners, has announced the appointment of Matt Dickinson as the firm’s first investment manager in Cornwall. It is reported that Dickinson began his career in the financial industry in 2003, progressing rapidly to become a risk assessor for a US multinational before securing a place as a […]

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Celsius Network was a ‘Ponzi scheme’, says company’s former chief investment officer in lawsuit

By Lukas I. Alpert Jason Stone, who managed Celsius’ Defi investments, said the company did little to protect client assets and used deposits to back its own coin. Embattled crypto lender Celsius Network was operating like a classic ‘Ponzi scheme’, the firm’s former head of key investment strategy claims in a lawsuit, claiming the company […]

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Celsius Network was a ‘Ponzi scheme’, says company’s former chief investment officer in lawsuit

Embattled crypto lender Celsius Network operated like a classic ‘Ponzi scheme’, the firm’s former key investment strategist claims in a lawsuit, claiming the firm used customer deposits to cover huge liabilities caused by reckless mismanagement. Jason Stone, whose company KeyFi partnered with Celsius to run its decentralized finance investment business in 2020 and 2021, said […]

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Ex-Celsius Network Investment Manager Sues Crypto Lender For Fraud

The plaintiff claims Celsius started a Ponzi scheme to get rich. Celsius completes manufacturer protocol loan repayment. On Thursday, a former Celsius network employee filed a lawsuit against the crypto lender. The employee said the company uses customer deposits to change the price of its native token. Therefore, he could not properly hedge the risk, […]

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Ex-investment manager accuses Celsius of running a Ponzi scheme

A former investment manager at the Celsius Network sued the cryptocurrency lender, accusing the company of using retail investor money to back its own token and failing to properly hedge against a market downturn. He claims this forced Celsius’ decision to freeze all withdrawals earlier this year. In a complaint seen by ReutersComplainant firm KeyFi, […]

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Succession Planning for Founders of Alternative Investment Managers | Seward & Kissel LLP

While many founders of alternative investment managers (“founders”) choose to wind down their businesses over time, there are a growing number who instead seek to pass the baton to the next generation of investment management talent. their company (the “successor”). For this latter group of founders, succession planning requires careful consideration of many factors. Below […]

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Columbia Property Trust launches Investment Manager – Commercial Property Executive

Image by Gerd Altman via Pixabay Image by Gerd Altman via Pixabay Columbia Realty Trust Inc. finalized the sale of certain private real estate funds to Cannon Hill Capital Partners LLCa new investment manager led by three of its former senior executives: Jeffrey Gronning, Eric Rubin and Melissa Cosgrove Donohoe. As part of the transaction, […]

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Real estate investment manager Redwood Capital Group continues growth trajectory with six key appointments in Chicago and Atlanta

CHICAGO, IL – Chicago-based Redwood Capital Group, a vertically integrated real estate investment manager, announced the appointment of six key employees in Chicago and Atlanta. While three team members will focus on the company’s investment activities, two others will support the company’s fully integrated property management company, Redwood Residential, and a new employee will work […]

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Boutique Investment Manager of the Year – Europe: Osmose

By targeting resource efficiency in its portfolio companies, Osmosis has managed to achieve an average reduction of 61% carbon, 68% water and 77% waste, across its strategies, compared to their references, he says. Osmosis used a proprietary environmental database it developed to find and direct its portfolios to resource-efficient companies. The database works by collecting […]

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PLSA and Investment Association recommend emphasizing stewardship in the asset owner/investment manager relationship | New

Two UK pension industry associations recommend that asset owners and investment managers embed stewardship at the heart of their relationships. The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) and the Investment Association (IA) today released a joint document – Investing with Purpose: Putting Stewardship at the Heart of Sustainable Growth – which examines issues relating to […]

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The report presents recommendations to improve the pension fund/investment manager relationship

New recommendations to strengthen the relationship between pension funds and investment managers have been made in a report by a steering group created by the Investment Association (IA) and the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) . The report made several recommendations for each stage of the relationship between investment managers and asset owners, from […]

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Boutique Investment Manager of the Year – Americas: Campo Capital Colombia

Campo Capital seeks to combine crop and forestry projects with carbon sequestration in a portfolio in Colombia and Peru. Last year, the Colombian government included Campo in its list of growth-stage companies with impact that contribute to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the country. Campo’s flagship project is called Sustainable Agroforestry […]

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Boutique Investment Manager of the Year, Asia: Maitri

Singapore-based Maitri Asset Management won the Asian Boutique Investment Manager of the Year award. Part of Tolaram, the multi-family office focuses specifically on the active management of responsible investments in Asia. The Ishk Tolaram Foundation is Maitri’s biggest beneficiary, providing access to education, healthcare and job training in countries like Indonesia and Singapore. Given this, […]

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SFC reprimands and fines investment manager for failure to manage private funds

The Securities and Futures Commission (“SFC”) reprimanded and fined CES Capital International (Hong Kong) Co., Limited (“THESE”) HK$3.2 million for his failure to perform his duties as an investment manager between February 2015 and July 2017. CES was nominated by Worldwide Opportunities Fund SPC (“WOF”) as investment manager of two funds. The two funds managed […]

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Investment manager takes 11,700 square feet of office space in flagship development

Developer and asset manager, MEPC, says Redmayne Bentley, one of the UK’s largest independent investment management firms, has moved its headquarters from Leeds to the urban district of Wellington Place. The organization took 11,700 square feet of Class A office space at 3 Wellington Place, completing its move last week. Founded in Leeds in 1875, […]

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Asset and Investment Manager at East Suffolk Council

East Suffolk Council is an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference in people’s lives, providing vital services to a quarter of a million people in East Suffolk. You will be responsible for driving forward the investment function of Asset Management, placing the team at the heart of the […]

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Church of England investment manager launches retail fund

The Church of England investment manager has launched a global equity fund for retail investors at the request of their institutional clients. CCLA Investment Management, which also manages £7bn of assets for 30,000 charities, has launched the CCLA Better World Global Equity Fund. The Ucits fund will invest in global equities, on a bottom-up basis […]

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Greencoat UK Wind PLC updates agreement with investment manager

Greencoat UK Wind PLC (LSE: UKW) has announced a review and extension of its investment management agreement with Greencoat Capital. Key changes include an additional tier to the cash fee structure which will see the renewable energy investment firm pay a reduced charge of 0.7% above a net asset value of £3bn. The deal will […]

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Alternative investment manager launches wealth management operation in Asia

Ares Management Corporation has hired Henry Lee as an associate in its Hong Kong office. Lee will lead the company’s wealth management solutions offering that will cater to the growing retail investment market in Asia. He will report to Raj Dhanda, Global Head of Wealth Management at Ares Wealth Management Solutions (AWMS). Lee will focus […]

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Asset and Investment Manager at East Suffolk Council

East Suffolk Council is an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference in people’s lives, providing vital services to a quarter of a million people in East Suffolk. You will be responsible for driving forward the investment function of Asset Management, placing the team at the heart of the […]

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MUUS Climate Partners Adds Logan Grizzel, Veteran Investment Manager and Sustainable Transportation Expert, as Partner

The climate investment team expands its senior management with the addition of a new partner NEW YORK, June 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MUUS Climate Partners, a climate-focused investment firm, today announced the addition of Logan Grizzel as a Partner. The former partner and CTO of Blackhorn Ventures will co-lead deal execution and portfolio company support […]

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Money Matters | Is it necessary to have an investment manager?

The disadvantage of investing in stocks is that the stock market does not provide a predictable return. Photo: File PERSONAL FINANCES EVA WRITTEN: I am constantly told that having my pension invested in a fixed deposit at the bank is a big mistake. Those who tell me this say they are invested in stock portfolios […]

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Asset and Investment Manager at East Suffolk Council

East Suffolk Council is an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference in people’s lives, providing vital services to a quarter of a million people in East Suffolk. You will be responsible for driving forward the investment function of Asset Management, placing the team at the heart of the […]

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The UK Investment Manager Exemption and Crypto-Assets – Consultation Paper | Dechert LLP

As part of wider efforts to make Britain a global hub for crypto-asset technology and investment, on 4 April 2022 the government publicly committed to consultations on extending the scope of the UK investment manager exemption (theBritish EMI“) include direct crypto-assets as part of the investment transaction list to promote the UK investment management industry […]

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The UK Investment Manager Exemption and Crypto-Assets – Consultation Paper

As part of wider efforts to make Britain a global hub for crypto-asset technology and investment, on 4 April 2022 the government publicly committed to consultations on extending the scope of the UK investment manager exemption (theBritish EMI“) include direct crypto-assets as part of the investment transaction list to promote the UK investment management industry […]

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SimCorp Signs Non-Binding Memorandum of Understanding with Leading Investment Manager and Existing Client in APAC

Company Announcement No. 22/2022 SimCorp and a current client and leading investment manager based in APAC today signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding setting out key terms for entering into a strategic business partnership between the parties. The intention being to form a new company to provide leading, fully integrated, end-to-end investment administration services for […]

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KCP appoints investment manager | Yorkshire Business News

Hannah Kirkup Private equity firm Key Capital Partners (KCP), headquartered in Leeds, has appointed an investment manager. After joining Deloitte as an audit graduate, Hannah Kirkup joined the debt and capital advisory team where she gained extensive experience advising private clients, private equity backed and corporates on raising of funds focusing on the Yorkshire, North […]

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What a Chinese-American investment manager would tell his parents

Mindy Yu grew up in Queens, New York, in a working-class family that lived paycheck to paycheck. Today, she is an investment manager and helps people grow their wealth. If she could go back in time, Yu would give her parents three pieces of advice. Loading Something is loading. As Chief Investment Officer at Improvement, […]

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Slate Asset Management to buy specialist investment manager for $1.1 billion

The Canadian company Slate Asset Management has sign an agreement to buy the Montreal company specializing in investment management Presima. The deal, the financial terms of which were not disclosed, will further strengthen Slate’s investment management business. Presima is a specialist asset manager focused on global real estate securities. After launching its first investment strategy […]

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x2 Planned Investment Manager Job at Clarion Housing Group

We are recruiting two Planned Investment Managers to cover the North London region. You will be part of the Asset Management, responsible for implementing Clarion’s £111 million investment plans nationwide. These investment plans are designed to deliver Clarion’s asset and sustainability strategies, which include achieving the goals of the Clarion 2040 strategy. multiple capital assets, […]

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Global Investment Manager Joins Net Zero Initiative

T. Rowe Price announced that he has joined the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative to support the goal of achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 or earlier. Signatories to the initiative, which was launched in 2020, pledge to reduce emissions in line with global efforts to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. “A […]

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Mercer Advisors ranked best Colorado-based investment manager

National firm RIA is ranked by the Denver Business Journal as the state’s top investment manager, with more than $37 billion in total assets under management DENVER (PRWEB) May 02, 2022 Mercer Advisors Inc. (“Mercer Advisors”), a national Registered Investment Advisors (RIA) firm, today announced that the firm has been ranked by the Denver Business […]

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LDC appoints investment manager for East of England | Economic news from the Center and East

Mid-market private equity firm LDC has strengthened its team in the East of England with the appointment of a new investment manager. Nicole Wong, who is based in Cambridge, joins the firm after six years with business advisory firm Grant Thornton, where she was an associate director in its Central and Eastern corporate finance team. […]

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A look at the strategy of a private real estate manager SFR

Quinn Residences, an Atlanta-based single-family rental real estate (SFR) investment firm, has raised nearly $1 billion from investors eager to back Quinn’s plan to develop and operate new home subdivisions rent. “Based on the company’s success to date and our confidence in its future, we are delighted to have deepened our partnership with Quinn,” said […]

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Mercer Names Glenmore Top Performing Investment Manager

The second best performing equity manager during the period was Melbourne-based Collins Street Value Fund, which returned 37.3% net of fees. According to the Collins Street Fund’s December quarter update, it held 20% of its assets in energy companies, with 21% in consumer discretionary. He also disclosed that he had an unspecified allocation to the […]

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Investment manager denies firing chief financial officer due to age

By Christopher Crosby (April 21, 2022, 3:51 p.m. BST) – A director of a London-based investment manager gave evidence at the start of an employment discrimination trial on Thursday that a former chief financial officer had been expelled not because of his age but because of the urgent need to cut costs during the pandemic. […]

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Investment manager denies firing chief financial officer due to age

By Christopher Crosby (April 21, 2022, 3:51 p.m. BST) – A director of a London-based investment manager gave evidence at the start of an employment discrimination trial on Thursday that a former chief financial officer had been expelled not because of his age but because of the urgent need to cut costs during the pandemic. […]

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Investment manager to launch financial inclusion index

Principal Financial Group has announced the upcoming launch of the Global Financial Inclusion Index which will seek to uncover the key drivers shaping financial inclusion and exclusion in over 40 markets around the world. Produced in collaboration with the Center for Economics and Business Research, the index will combine employer and consumer surveys with verified […]

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Tatton buys 50% stake in investment manager 8AM

Tatton Asset Management has entered into a sale and purchase agreement to acquire 50% of investment manager 8AM Global. The deal is for a total consideration of £7 million which will see Tatton acquire half of the issued share capital. As part of the deal, there is also an option to acquire an additional 50% […]

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Acquisition of investment manager keeps it on its ‘roadmap for growth’

Tatton Asset Management has taken a 50% stake in independent asset manager 8AM Global. The Wilmslow-based investment manager paid £7million and has an option to acquire the remaining 50%. Paul Hogarth, Managing Director of Tatton Asset Management, said: “After completion, this will be the second acquisition in less than a year for the group, demonstrating […]

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Kinara Capital Raises Rs 380 cr Funding Led by Investment Manager Nuveen; to disburse Rs 2,000 cr of loans to MSMEs in FY23

Credit and financing for MSMEs: Collateral-free MSME loan provider Kinara Capital said on Tuesday it had raised 380 crore rupees (nearly $50 million) in the latest funding round led by new investors – global investment manager Nuveen based in Chicago with over $1.3 trillion in assets under management (AUM) and Dutch microfinance fund ASN Microkredietfonds, […]

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Former Walker Crips investment manager loses employment tribunal hearing

A former investment manager has failed in his bid to get an employment tribunal to confirm he was, in fact, an employee of Walker Crips Investment Management and not self-employed as stipulated in his contract. Anthony Manning joined Walker Crips from JM Finn in April 2015 as an independent partner/agent, responsible for his own tax […]