Lugano-based financial group Copernicus Holding has made an offer for the full acquisition of Thalia, an alternative investment manager specialised in hedge funds also located in Lugano. The purchase of Thalia by Copernicus, subject to Swiss supervisory authority Finma’s approval, aims to create “a center of competence and excellence in the fields of asset, wealth […]
Lugano-based Banca del Ceresio has added two members to its management team. Gabriele Corte has been appointed as general manager of the group’s commercial team. Joining Banca del Ceresio from BSI SA Group, where he worked as general co-director responsible for Italy during four years. Prior to that, Corte worked as the European manager of […]
J. Safra Sarasin appointed Roberto Botta as new branch manager for its Lugano office. He and a team of experienced bankers will develop the Lugano based domestic, Italian and international activities. Botta has over 30 years of experience in international wealth management and has held various positions at different Swiss banks. He will be supported […]
Insch Capital Management, investment adviser to Insch Insight Limited funds, has announced the luanch of Kintore, an actively managed gold/currency strategy. The new strategy builds on the manager’s existing Goldilocks Class C share and Kintillo currency cross rate programme. Kintore will only be available to institutional and professional/HNWI investors via the Insch Insight fund. The […]
Alternative investment manager Insch Capital Management SA has relocated from Swiss city of Zug to Lugano, in the canton of Ticino, in part because of pending Swiss regulations.
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