Wealth Manager - the site for professional investment managers

Register to get unlimited access to Citywire’s fund manager database. Registration is free and only takes a minute.

Kleinwort Benson builds up London fund research team

Kleinwort Benson builds up London fund research team

Kleinwort Benson has hired Marcus Blyth as a fund analyst as part of an ongoing drive to build up its London-based fund research team.

He joins from Architas, Axa Wealth’s specialist investment business, where he worked across several sectors including Asia, global and smaller companies.

His appointment comes less than a year after that of quantitative analyst David Goebel, who joined from Charles Stanley in December last year.

Head of fund research Delyth Richards said: ‘We have focused on strengthening the team over the last few years as we look to enhance our offering. Our clients rightly expect rigorous analysis and a disciplined approach to fund selection.

‘We look to hire individuals from a range of backgrounds whose skills complement the existing members of the team, allowing us to drive best performance, selection and monitoring.’

Kleinwort Benson last week also hired Claude Cochin de Billy as co-head and managing director of its private office, which provides tailored investment services, corporate advisory and corporate governance services to family offices.

Leave a comment!

Please sign in or register to comment. It is free to register and only takes a minute or two.
Citywire TV
Play Picton: the UK property hotspots for rental income

Picton: the UK property hotspots for rental income

Picton Property Income CEO Michael Morris reveals how he is planning to ride the ‘ripple effect’ as UK economic growth spills out from the capital across the country.

Brewin's Foster talks financial crisis MkII with Allianz's Riddell

Brewin's Foster talks financial crisis MkII with Allianz's Riddell

This week Brewin Dolphin's head of research talks to Mike Riddell, fund manager at Allianz Global Investors, about the forces driving bonds markets in a tumultuous week for markets.

Play Henderson's Hermon: how to be defensive in smaller caps

Henderson's Hermon: how to be defensive in smaller caps

Hermon, who manages the Henderson Smaller Companies trust, talks about he will tackle a 'challenging' 2016.

Your Business: Cover Star Club

Profile: 'what we are doing at Mosaic is Darwinian'

Profile: 'what we are doing at Mosaic is Darwinian'

The changes in financial services over the last few years may leave some destitute warns Marco Sambucci of Mosaic Money Management

Wealth Manager on Twitter