RBC Investor Services has appointed Dirk Bednarz, as director of business development for Germany and Austria.
RBC Investor Services has been appointed by the Pension Fund of the employees of Italy’s Banca di Legnano to provide custody, portfolio valuation and depository bank services.
RBC Investor Services has launched a global derivatives platform for over the counter derivatives, based on a fully integrated operating model for listed and OTC derivatives.
While Ucits products remain popular, Asian investors are keen to explore a range of new opportunities, including renminbi-based funds and the prospects for an Asia Region Fund Passport (ARFP), according to the results of an industry poll run by RBC Investor Services on 27 investors in the region.
RBC has completed the takeover of RBC Dexia Investor Services Limited, by acquiring Dexia’s 50% share of the business from Banque Internationale à Luxembourg S.A.
Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has completed the acquisition of the remaining 50% of RBC Dexia Investor services limited, provider of Investor Services to asset managers, financial institutions and other institutional investors.
A majority of Italian asset managers are uncertain over EU plans to resolve the crisis, though they expressed confidence in the new government’s ability to tackle head-on the country’s deficit, says a poll carried out by RBC Dexia Investor Services.
Catella Förmögenhetsförvaltning strengthens Växjö officeCatella Förmögenhetsförvaltning has strengthened its local branch office in Växjo, Sweden, with two new asset managers, Eric Constantien and Christian Åberg. Constantien was most recently portfolio manager at Bixia AB and has more than 10 years’ experience in financial markets. Among previous positions, he has been a stockbroker with Carnegie and […]
Hedge fund managers and clients will lose out if Brussels acts too strictly on the custodianship of fund assets, service providers suggest.
RBC Dexia has provided an update of how well or not individual EU markets have met the 1 July deadline for implementing Ucits IV – and it is clear that there are a number of markets severely lagging.
A survey of hedge fund managers has raised questions about the popularity of bringing offshore funds onshore in Ucits format, as a minority of respondents who are considering launching regulated funds expect to use the fund law.
RBC Dexia has made an additional hire to boost its presence in Switzerland and Luxembourg, following another recent appointment in the region.