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2020: Year of the fragile economy

ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 9 JAN 2020
... commodities and "safer" investments to hedge their wealth against global uncertainty and fears of a new war in the Middle East.

Gold lifts as US, Iran tensions escalate

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 7 JAN 2020
... to attack Iranian cultural sites if Tehran carried out revenge attacks on the US, stoking fears of a new war in the Middle East. Military attacks on cultural sites are considered war crimes under international law. It comes after a targeted US drone ...

BlackRock merges ETF, unlisted fund sales teams in EMEA

KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 21 OCT 2019
... merged the teams responsible for sales of its iShares and unlisted managed funds products for its business in Europe, Middle East and Africa. The unified salesforce will be responsible for distribution of BlackRock's products to asset management and ...

Acadian appoints regional lead

ELIZA BAVIN  |  MONDAY, 14 OCT 2019
... promoted, Ian Shea will assume the role of senior vice president and director of EMEA. He is currently director of Middle East sales. "We have already built an extremely strong team globally, and with a new strategic structure in place that emphasises ...

Macquarie, Tasplan and QIC shuffle airports

HARRISON WORLEY  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 OCT 2019
... the aviation industry's most prestigious annual events, the Farnborough International Airshow. MIRA head of Europe, Middle East and Africa Leigh Harrison said the firm was pleased to add the assets to its books. "We are delighted to announce our investment ...

Chief economist update: Plenty of oil

BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 SEP 2019
... is understandable given that the oil supply disruption is compounded by the bigger concern of a risk of war in the Middle East. While Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed it was them, the US points its finger on Iran with president Trump tweeting the day ...

BNY Mellon adds to Melbourne team

KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 5 SEP 2019
... A$-denominated bonds and local companies such as CSL and Transurban. Mistry worked at Citi in corporate trust sales in the Middle East and North Africa region, before returning to Australia. He was most recently at Melbourne-based C2 Capital as its head ...

Northern Trust hires from State Street

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 3 SEP 2019
... responsibilities across APAC while at State Street. He will now work with Northern Trust's clients across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Northern Trust is the sixth-largest custodian in Australia, with an 11.5% share of Australia's ...

HSBC chief abruptly resigns

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 6 AUG 2019
... roles across the group included group treasurer; deputy head of global markets and head of global markets, Europe, Middle East and Africa. At one point, he was chief executive of HSBC global asset management; chief of staff to the group chief executive ...

Advice firm expands to Dubai

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 2 JUL 2019
... of the move, Atlas founder and managing director Brett Evans will take on the role of managing director for Europe, Middle East and Africa, overseeing the new office. He has already made the move to Dubai. At the same time, director and adviser James ...