Both Pictet and Lombard Odier have announced they are to change their legal structures to corporate partnerships or “société en commandite par actions de droit suisse” (SCA).
Fund selection could be set to “step back 20 years in regards to the end client” because of regulatory changes occurring in Europe, the US and Asia, according to fund buyers and managers speaking at the Fund Forum event in Monaco yesterday.
Ignis AM strengthens institutional distribution team Ignis Asset Management has appointed Liisa Juntunen to the company’s distribution team. She will take up her post in January 2012. Juntunen will take a leadership position in the company’s institutional business development team with a focus on consultant relations. She will also help to develop and position equity […]
Simon Hayward Santander Private Banking expands in Jersey Santander Private Banking is strengthening its private banking business in Jersey with two senior appointments. Simon Hayward, joins the bank as head of treasury and Doug MacKenzie as head of private banking operations. Hayward will lead the treasury function and in particular will ensure the efficient operation […]