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BlackRock hires ex-JPM thematic boss as global equity co-head
Gary Clarke will co-head the $20 billion team with James Bristow.
Ashmore closes EM inflation-linked bond fund
The developing world debt specialist liquidates Luxembourg-domiciled fund on three-year anniversary, according to our sister publication Citywire Global.
Swip sextuplet form global equity team for Nikko
The new team will be led by former Swip fund manager William Low.
Dalton launches enhanced European equity long/short equity fund
The boutique has soft-launched a leveraged version of its flagship European equity long/short fund managed by Leonard Charlton.
Why ACPI is betting big on Russian bonds
Despite international pressure on the country, ACPI’s Daniel Moreno is holding local and hard currency Russian debt as his largest positions.
Jeremy Grantham: M&A ‘explosion’ will raise bubble fears
A long-term uptick in financial deals will push markets to the brink, but the veteran investor is not concerned about a crash.
JP Morgan alters line-up on £1.2bn Systemic Alpha fund
Asset manager announces new named portfolio manager on multi-strategy, alternative beta-focused fund.
Why this AA-rated frontier markets star is pinning his hopes on multinationals
Citywire AA-rated Peter Leger says local players aren’t off limits, but cautions against being caught out in Africa.
Henderson launches fund for natural resources star
Investment firm hands new strategy to Australian subsidiary which will tap into increased consumption of natural resources.
Goldman Sachs AM launches European HY bond fund
Investment firm hands new strategy to corporate credit team to tap evolving opportunities in region’s fixed income market.
Sarasin’s Boucher: why I like salmon with chocolate
Henry Boucher, manager of the £129 million Sarasin Food & Agriculture Opportunities fund, explains why he is gobbling up salmon and chocolate stocks.
Alibaba hype, the UK slowdown and opportunities in European sovereign bonds
Libby Ashby and leading wealth managers analyse what the Alibaba IPO hype means for Chinese equities, slowing growth of the UK economy and whether there’s anything left to play for in the European sovereign bond market.
Veteran banker boosts Sanlam’s stockbroking team
A veteran private banker has been recruited by Sanlam Private Investments to strengthen its advisory stockbroking team.
Profile: Psigma's Edinburgh boss on why he is in Scotland long term
When Tim Wishart agreed to launch an Edinburgh office for Psigma he was not expecting to head the company’s first overseas team