Neuberger Berman has appointed Alberto Salato to the newly created role of head of Southern Europe, effective immediately. Based in Milan, Alberto oversees client coverage across Iberia and Italy, reporting to Dik van Lomwel, head of EMEA and LatAm. Salato joins from Blackrock Investment Management where he was managing director and head of Institutional for […]
Aviva Investors has appointed Paolo Sarno its head of Wholesale, Southern Europe, with a primary focus on Italy, which is one of the fastest growing mutual fund markets in Europe. Based in Milan, he will be supported by the Southern Europe client servicing team. Aviva Investors said it plans to “add further resources” to serve […]
Aberdeen Standard Investments has named Ana Guzmán as head of sales for Southern Europe and Iberia country head. Guzmán, who will be based in Madrid while supervising also the distribution team in Italy, will report to the company’s head of business development for Europe Rik Brouwer. The new distribution team in Spain will be completed […]
Crédit Agricole’s asset servicing banking group Caceis Investor Services has appointed Francesca De Bartolomeo as head of sales and relationship management operations in Southern Europe and Latin America. De Bartolomeo (pictured), who will be also member of the Italian branch of the bank’s executive committee, brings over 20 years’ experience in sales and relationship management positions, […]
How do you tackle weaknesses of Spanish/Southern European banks? The Spanish banking sector has been profoundly transformed in recent years, through a process of merger and concentration in the number of banking entities. This process has been supervised and coordinated by the Bank of Spain together with the European banking supervisors. However, in our firm […]
Franklin Templeton has appointed Michel Tulle as senior director of Southern Europe and Benelux. Tulle, currently based in Buenos Aires, will report from Paris as of January 2017 to Vivek Kudva, managing director of EMEA, and responsible for the coordination and development of the business in this area. With over 27 years of experience in […]
Generali Investments runs the GIS European Recovery Equity that aims to benefit from economic recovery in Southern Europe. The fund managed by Francois Gobron focuses on Spanish, Italian and Portuguese and Greek stocks. It invests in companies offering at least a 50% upside potential in terms of total return on a three to five years’ time horizon, […]
Aberdeen Asset Management has appointed Matteo Bosco (pictured) as head of Business Development Southern Europe and Switzerland. Already head of Business Development for Switzerland and Italy since 2013, Bosco will now look after the company’s business development in Southern Europe with main focus on Italy, Switzerland, Portugal and Spain, which are considered key countries by […]
ETF Securities has announced that the head of Italy, Massimo Siano (pictured), has been appointed head of Southern Europe and will oversee the sales efforts for Italy, France, Monaco, Spain and Portugal. Under his helm, ETF Securities has established a strong foothold in Italy, listing over 160 products over the last 7 years. The Italian […]
When it comes to due diligence and multi-management, Aletti Gestielle Sgr’s Luca Anzola does not leave anything to chance. The asset management company follows a rigorous process starting from a quantitative market screening.
FinecoBank, UniCredit’s online bank, has completed its IPO with €2.243m capitalisation.
Fund manager Raffaella Tommaselli explains the reasons why high yield
fixed income instruments remain attractive.