Dec 17, 2012

Handshake5Six Group, owner of Switzerland’s stock exchange, is to buy Norway’s central counterparty in a move that Six says will increase interoperability in Europe.

Dec 13, 2012

Signing dealHong Kong-based GCS Capital is to buy Dexia Asset Management from Franco-Belgian banking group Dexia SA, having entered into exclusive negotiations on December 4.

Dec 13, 2012

Global chartsThe Royal County of Berkshire Pension Fund has selected Kames Capital to manage a £70 million (€87 million) global equity income mandate.

Dec 13, 2012

BoardroomCampbell Fleming will become chief executive of Threadneedle Investments, replacing Crispin Henderson, who takes on a role at Threadneedle's parent company, Ameriprise Financial.

Dec 13, 2012

businessman handcuffsThe Isle of Man has introduced legislation to outlaw vulture funds which 'exploit the debts of some of the world's poorest countries', after Jersey did so in November.

Dec 10, 2012

Thumbs up hopeHedge fund managers who are bullish about a range of economic indicators in 2013 outnumber bearish managers three to one.