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State Street targets insurance outsourcing

KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 13 OCT 2020
... State Street has partnered with a Danish company to provide an outsourcing solution to insurance firms in the Europe, Middle East and Africa region. SimCorp, which provides investment management software solutions, will provide its cloud-based, multi-asset ...

ETF Securities chief exits

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 6 OCT 2020
... 99% in the 12 months. Walesby worked in ETFs for nine years in London, including head of capital markets for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Invesco Powershares. He moved to Sydney in 2015, to replace the head of ANZ ETFs as it formed a joint venture ...

Capital Group hires from BlackRock

KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 11 SEP 2020
... region. She was most recently BlackRock's global head of equity product, and the head strategic pricing for Europe, Middle East and Asia. Prior to this, she was the chief executive of British consultant Stamford Associates and EMEA managing director ...

COVID-19 propels advisers, incumbents into the future

ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 31 AUG 2020
... ways of working," it said. After working with advisers, insurers and wealth managers across Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa, Tamir said the successful advisers of the future would be those that embrace the digital revolution. "The willingness ...

Global manager launches China A-shares fund

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 11 AUG 2020
... was even higher at 22.6% relative to benchmark's -1.4%. Ninety One head of institutional for Asia Pacific and Middle East Justin Cowper said the fund will have a small to mid-cap bias, as it looks to hone in on opportunities usually missed by other ...

Morningstar creates new ESG role

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 21 JUL 2020
... Morningstar has announced the appointment of Hortense Bioy as director of sustainability research for the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia-Pacific (APAC) regions, effective immediately. Morningstar said the newly created role reflects ...

Melbourne boutique partners with Swiss bank

KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUN 2020
... Privee will market Bell Asset Management's global small and mid cap strategies to its clients in Europe, Asia and Middle East, in line with a traditional sub-advisory, fee share agreement. In turn, Bell will help UBP with market intelligence on Aussie ...

Industry fund named top employer

HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 28 MAY 2020
... better outcome for our members and employer partners." Kincentric head of culture and engagement for Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa Stephen Hickey congratulated the fund for its achievement. "The Best Employers program recognises the outstanding ...

Emerging markets weather varied COVID-19 storms

ALLY SELBY  |  THURSDAY, 7 MAY 2020
... sectors. Digital payments is an area of opportunity, Grana and Culley said, not only in China but also in Africa and the Middle East. While countries struggle to battle the coronavirus, the portfolio managers warned debt could end up working in opposition ...

The domino effect: Oil falls, markets follow

ALLY SELBY  |  TUESDAY, 21 APR 2020
... businesses," Craig said. "Low oil prices will also put pressure on commodity-exporting emerging markets, such as Russia, the Middle East and Latin America. However, this benefits importers in Asia, especially India, whose current account deficit position ...