Swiss private bank Banque Syz has announced the completion of its merger with the Swiss subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, renamed Banque Syz Suisse. Banque Syz has acquired former Swiss RBC branch five months ago on its own capital. The wealth management division of Syz group has nearly doubled its assets from CHF24bn to CHF40bn and therefore […]
RCB Global Asset Management has announced the launch of a Luxebourg-domiciled Sicav fund offering access to Asian equities excluding Japan. The new fund is sub-advised by RBC Investment Management (Asia) Limited, and managed by Mayur Nallamala, Senior Portfolio Manager and Head of Asian Equities, RBC GAM in Hong Kong. “Today’s announcement reflects the strengthened capabilities […]
Eric Lascelles, chief economist, RBC Global Asset Management comments on the implications of the Scottish referendum for independence. For several decades, globalization raced forward, with the formation of the EU, Eurozone, NAFTA and the creation of many other free trade deals.However, globalization may now be slowing. Global trade growth has slowed. There has been an […]
RBC Wealth Management, part of Royal Bank of Canada, has announced the appointment of Tim Houghton as head of Business Development, RBC Wealth Management – British Isles and Caribbean.
Italian investors are interested in securities lending programmes and positive about the prospects for both the Italian equity market and AM industry, a survey from RBC Investor Services shows.
RBC Wealth Management, part of Royal Bank of Canada, has announced the executive appointment of Mike Moodie to the position of Vice President and Managing Director, Ultra High Net Worth, RBC Wealth Management – British Isles and Caribbean.
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.
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.
Royal Bank of Canada has completed the acquisition of the remaining 50% stake in RBC Dexia Investor Services Limited from Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, to affirm its position as a top 10 global custodian with €2.1trn in client assets under administration.
Frédérique Carrier, director European Equities, Portfolio Advisory Group at RBC Wealth Management has said that investors should remain invested in certain European companies, but be vigilant given the levels of macro uncertainty and other factors.
RBC Wealth Management, part of Royal Bank of Canada has appointed Yousif Banayoti as a director for its London-based Middle East & Levant desk.