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Mirabaud AM to launch EMD fund for new hire
Mirabaud Asset Management is to broaden its suite of fixed income products with the launch of a global emerging market debt fund next month.
Standard Life Aberdeen merger will cost £320 million and 800 jobs
The merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management will cost around £320 million in integration, primarily due to redundancy costs.
Mirabaud soft-closes Swiss small-cap fund on capacity concerns
Mirabaud Asset Management is to soft-close its Equities Swiss Small & Mid fund as it is fast-approaching its CHF1 billion (£774 million) maximum capacity.
Kames bond veteran to extend break for health reasons
Citywire + rated Phil Milburn expected to resume duties in the second half of the year after stepping back from fund management in September.
SLI to vote against Shell's 'destructive' BG takeover
Asset management firm sets out plans to oppose energy giant's €48bn takeover proposal due to perceived downside risk.
Fidelity names new CEO as part of succession plans
Asset management giant names new chief executive officer set to assume senior post when incumbent retires.
PIMCO Total Return fund suffers $23.5bn record monthly outflow
Californian firm sees record level of redemptions from flagship bond fund following departure of former CIO Bill Gross late last month.
Former Barclays Wealth head joins Lombard Odier
Swiss group appoints experienced investment chief to role overseeing continental private client business.
SEI awards Neuberger Berman $220m EMD mandate
US asset management firm set to succeed rival firm on mandate overseen jointly by three companies.
JO Hambro IM rebrands as Waverton
Investment firm attempts to establish clearer identity following sale by Credit Suisse to Bermuda-based Somers Limited and JOHIM management last year.
2017 on film: the most-watched videos this year
We run down the 10 most popular videos of 2017.
VIDEO: Swiss asset allocators name their top convictions
CIOs and portfolio management heads reveal which asset classes worked best for them in 2017 and what they will be backing over the next two years.
VIDEO: EFG portfolio management head explains how fees affect fund selection
Zurich-based Thomas Zgraggen talks about regulations and how the sell- and buy-side relationship is changing.
VIDEO: Decalia Millennials fund manager reveals key trends to watch
Clément Maclou, portfolio manager at Decalia AM, discusses how he keeps up with the investment drivers powering the millennial generation.