Credit Suisee has entered into a strategic partnership with Israel-based health tech and life sciences specialist investment platform aMoon. Through the partnership, Credit Suisse and Credit Suisse Asset Management will have the opportunity to present eligible Credit Suisse clients and institutional investors outside US and Canada access to $250m of investments into the aMoon II […]
Credit Suisse Asset Management has announced it will restrict subscriptions to Credit Suisse (Lux) Global Robotics Equity fund to a maximum of $1m (€812m) as from 9 April 2018. Any subscription with a volume of over $1m will be rejected at the exception of orders that gather several sub-orders, it is understood. Credit Suisse AM […]
Four people died in last Friday’s terrorist attack in Carcassonne and Trèbes in the south west of France, for which Isis claimed responsibility. Terrorism risks and losses remain an area that the global insurance and reinsurance markets are looking ever more into. A sign of that has been the announcement by Property Claim Services, a […]
Credit Suisse has confirmed changes to the investment strategy of its Luxembourg-domiciled Global Equity fund. As of 28 February, the fund’s investment processes will be based on the methodology provided by quantitative firm Systematic Investment Management AG (SIMAG), Credit Suisse announced to its shareholders. The CS Investment Funds 4 – Credit Suisse (Lux) Global Equity […]
Credit Suisse AM has appointed Filippo Roncarati as manager of the retail distribution team in Italy, who will support the team’s head Frank Di Crocco. Roncarati joins Credit Suisse AM from Euromobiliare Asset Management SGR, where he worked as sales manager since 2015. Formerly, he worked at Pictet Asset Management where he worked on sales […]
In September, Credit Suisse Asset Management is offering investors the opportunity to partake in a bond fund with a fixed maturity. The fund invests mainly in USD-denominated corporate bonds with a maximum maturity on 30 September, 2020. The target allocation of the fund includes both investment-grade and non-investment-grade bonds from developed and emerging markets. The […]
MFS has announced the appointment of Anton Commissaris as managing director and head of Sales for Switzerland and Austria. Based in Zürich, he will report to Matthew Weisser, managing director and head of European Wholesale Distribution at MFS. He joins from Credit Suisse Asset Management, where he was in charge of fund distribution to the […]
Credit Suisse Asset Management has launched a new equity long short offering, the Multi-Advisor Equity Alpha Fund. The fund’s investment strategy is based on the premise that high conviction trades tend to generate higher levels of alpha. The fund will base its portfolio allocation on the decisions of six external managers specialised in different regions […]
Cesar Perez Ruiz has left JP Morgan Private Bank to join Pictet Wealth Management (PWM) as CIO. The appointment will be effective from March 1st 2016. As PWM’s CIO, Perez Ruiz will be part of the company’s investment committee together with Pierre-Alain Wavre, CEO and Christophe Donay, head of asset allocation and macroeconomic research. Perez Ruiz has […]
Palamon Capital Partners (Palamon) has completed a funding transaction resulting in five top-tier investors purchasing stakes in prior Palamon funds from a number of existing limited partners. The investor group includes Adams Street Partners, Goldman Sachs AIMS Private Equity Group, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners, Dutch pension fund service provider PGGM and the Rothschild Merchant […]
Feri EuroRating Services has announced the winners of the Feri EuroRating Awards 2013. The rating picks the top asset managers in 14 categories in German-speaking Europe.
Credit Suisse confirmed today it will merge its asset management division into its private bank unit, which will form the Private Banking & Wealth Management division, headed by Hans-Ulrich Meister and Robert Shafir.