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Jul 12, 2018

BrexitA white paper published by the UK government outlining its preferred post-Brexit trading relationship with the European Union has been widely criticised by financial services industry groups.

Jul 12, 2018

ETFsETF sponsor WisdomTree has launched two exchange-traded funds (ETFs): one that will offer exposure to Japan’s local economy and the other a smart beta multifactor fund.

Jul 12, 2018

Stuart_ParkerUS fund giant PGIM Investments has raised $2.5 billion into its Ucits fund range since launching in Europe five years ago. Chief executive Stuart Parker tells Mark Latham about the firm’s expansion plans and the challenges of breaking into the European market.

Jul 12, 2018

Barbara_EchazarraColumbia Threadneedle Investments has appointed Bárbara Echazarra as sales manager in its Madrid office.

Jul 12, 2018

Serge_KrancenblumSGG Group, a specialist fund administrator, has acquired Augentius, a rival specialist with $145 billion (€124 billion) in assets under administration (AUA).

Jul 11, 2018

Heather_BrilliantThe CFA Institute, the global association of investment management professionals, has for the first time appointed women to fill the top two positions on its governance board. 

In what the institute is calling “a significant milestone in the organisation’s history” Heather Brilliant (pictured), currently vice-chair of the board, will become chair in September while Diane Nordin will replace Brilliant as vice-chair. 

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