Hamburg-headquartered private bank Berenberg has launched two new equity funds offering investors access to the European small- and micro cap sector. The Berenberg European Small Cap and Berenberg European Micro Cap Fund will be managed by Peter Kraus, who joined the group earlier this month from Allianz Global Investors. Holdings will be selected from a […]
Berenberg expanded its UK equities offering with six additional hires into its UK mid-cap research team since the start of the year. They include analysts Charles Weston, a healthcare specialist who has spent two years in industry and has 12 years on the sell-side, most recently at Numis and Ian Osburn who has 10 years […]
Berenberg announced the appointments of Matthias Born and Peter Kraus. Both join from Allianz Global Investors and will start working for the private bank on 1 October. These moves are reflective of the expansion within Berenberg’s wealth and asset management division, which was announced at the beginning of this year. “We want to continue growing […]
Berenberg has expanded its Geneva-based Overlay team with the appointment of Mathieu Gilbert and Franck Sabbah, who join from Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management. In their new roles, Gilbert and Sabbah will cooperate closely with the Overlay & Liquid Alternatives team in Hamburg and the US affiliate Berenberg Asset Management LLC in Chicago. Tindaro Siragusano, […]
German investment and private bank Berenberg has announced the appointment of Kallum Pickering as senior UK economist. Based in London, he will be responsible for UK macroeconomic commentary and analysis, working with Berenberg’s chief economist Holger Schmieding. Pickering joins Berenberg from BNP Paribas where he worked as an economist focusing on UK, Ireland and Nordic […]
Stefan Keitel, currently chief investment strategist at Berenberg Bank is set to leave the group as of 2016 in order to join German DekaBank, the central asset manager for Sparkassen Finanzgruppe. He will join the board of Dekabank and cover the securities and trading division, replacing Oliver Behrens, who left the group six months ago […]
The German financial institution Berenberg has now appointed Peter Raskin as head of Private Banking while Tindaro Siragusano will increasingly focus on asset management in a bid to reinforce the firms growing emphasis on internationalisation.
Two of Europe’s oldest institutions, Berenberg and LGT Group, are combining to launch the first closed-ended fund to invest solely in social impact investments in the UK.
Money market funds (MMF) in Europe have reallocated nearly one fifth of their portfolios geographically in the last two years, according to a new report by Fitch Ratings.
Berenberg Art Advice GmbH is partnering with London-based Fine Art Fund Group Ltd to offers high net worth investors access to art as a distinct and uncorrelated asset class.
Fitch has warned Europe’s cash funds, already struggling against record-low rates to generate profits, that they could face adverse investor reaction and “significant disruption or outflows” if they are required to switch to variable net asset valuation.
Private banks Berenberg Bank and Bankhaus Lampe have increased their stake in Germany’s Universal Investment to 50%, in a vote of confidence in the fund platform model.