Swiss & Global has appointed two new members to its UK sales team, including a new head.
The Julius Baer Chindonesia Fund, first launched in continental Europe on September last year, has now been opened to UK investors.
With only few economic releases this week, markets were very much focussed on geopolitical risks and inflation/monetary tightening in emerging economies
The events in the Middle East give hope that democracy may take hold in the region. Yet the situation is very delicate, as the risk of greater instability is growing and people are suffering. Few people believed that the events we are witnessing could indeed happen, and it is difficult to forecast how the situation will play out
GAM Holding has said it is on the acquisition path after Chf8bn of net inflows fuelled a 4% rise in assets during its first full year of independence.
Swiss & Global Asset Management has launched a fund primarily investing in healthcare companies that also seeks to tap into emerging markets opportunities for investors in the UK, Spain, Switzerland and Italy.