Mirae Asset Global Investments Group has announced the hire of Fredric Niamkey as head of Sales for French Speaking Europe. As such, Niamkey’s hire will support Mirae’s expanding distribution capabilities in Europe at a time when assets under management have been rising strongly – notably in the firm’s flagship funds, the Mirae Asset Asia Great […]
Mirae Asset Global Investments has appointed Sander van Ouwerkerk as head of Benelux and Nordic Sales. Based in London, Ouwerkerk will be responsible for the $65bn Asian manager’s distribution in these two regions, and will target institutional, wealth management, fund of fund and private bank clients. The appointment comes off what the manager describes as […]
Passive investing in China will fail to capture the full extent of China’s consumption growth, as indices hold just some of the beneficiaries and still rest on heavy goods exporters, says Mirae Asset Management.
Leggate joinds Russell Investments as ME head Russell Investments, the global investment management company, has appointed Jim Leggate as managing director of its Middle East business as part of its expansion plans in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region. Leggate (above) will be based in Dubai and report to Pascal Duval, president of Russell’s EMEA […]
Mirae Asset Global Investment is considering launching a renminbi bond fund, using its local expertise to tap China’s growing domestic bond market, at a time local currency debt products in emerging markets weather a storm of withdrawals from fixed income products generally.