New York-based global institutional fixed income asset manager Stone Harbor Investment Partners has launched the Emerging Markets Explorer Strategy, consisting of a concentrated, high conviction, unconstrained strategy in emerging markets debt. Following a total return approach, the Emerging Markets Explorer Strategy, managed by Stone Harbor’s EM team headed by James Craige, primarily invests in fixed income […]
J O Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM) announced the appointment of experienced portfolio managers Giorgio Caputo and Lale Topcuoglu to strengthen global multi-asset income investment strategy. A US mutual fund launch is scheduled for Q4 2017 and a global income builder fund is expected to launch in Q1 2018, the latter which will be marketed to […]
Zurich-headquartered Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors, part of Vontobel Wealth Management, has opened an office in New York. The firm started servicing US investors out of Switzerland in 2010 and, in 2013, opened an office in Dallas. Peter Little has been appointed as senior wealth management advisor and head of VSWA’s New York office since the […]
New York Life Investment Management-owned Candriam Investors Group has announced the opening of an office in New York, reflecting its continued growth and geographic expansion. The New York office will serve US institutional investors with a range of Candriam’s international equity and fixed income strategies, including sustainable and responsible investments, and investment solutions for insurers […]
Kevin Thozet, product specialist at Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management will speak on absolute returns in the fixed income universe when he takes part in the upcoming Funds Society Fund Selector Forum New York 2016, taking place 18 October at the Waldorf Astoria. As fixed income investments have become increasingly subject to central bank activities […]
Sandra Crowl, member of the Investment Committee at Carmignac, will attend the upcoming Funds Society Fund Selector Summit New York 2016, taking place on 18 October at the Waldorf Astoria. Although based in France, Carmignac Gestion is available to investors across Europe, currently managing some €52bn across a range of some 24 funds with 18 […]
Fund manager analyst Inalytics has appointed Jennifer Youde to help boost its work covering fixed income and credit asset classes. Youde (pictured) has 30 years of industry experience, and joins from Goldman Sachs Asset Management as a strategic consultant to Inalytics’ research and coding team. The team supports the delivery of data based feedback to […]
Global Loan Agency Services (Glas), the loan and debt market administration services provider has announced the opening of an office in New York, as well as three additional hires at its London office. The move is said to be the result of opportunities opening up as traditional services providers withdraw from the market. Glas targets […]
Investment consultancy bfinance has announced the appointment of Witold Witkiewicz as director in its Private Markets business area and John Amoasi as senior associate in Fixed Income. Witold joins from Aeriance Investments, a European property debt platform. he has also managed a discretionary long/short account of global real estate investment trust equities. Previously he was […]
Nikko Asset Management has hired four executives in New York, Tokyo and the United Kingdom to bolster the company’s institutional sales and marketing functions, the company has announced. Fred DeSerio, based in New York, has been named head of Sales in the United States. He will be responsible for developing business in the institutional investment […]
AMP Capital has launched a second infrastructure debt fund for institutional investors in response to growing global demand for the asset class.
Otkritie Capital, the investment banking arm of Otkritie Financial Corporation has appointed Mikhail Sukhobok to head the firm’s global electronic trading division which includes direct market access to Russian markets.