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Nomura to acquire minority stake in American Century Investments for $1bn
By BBR Staff Writer
Japanese investment bank Nomura has agreed to acquire a 41% stake in American Century Investments from Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) for $1bn.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Julius Baer to acquire Commerzbank's wealth management unit in Luxembourg
By BBR Staff Writer
Swiss private banking firm Julius Baer has agreed to acquire Commerzbank's wealth management unit in Luxembourg that has around €3bn worth assets under management.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Stifel completes acquisition of Barclays' wealth and investment management unit in US
By BBR Staff Writer
Stifel Financial has completed the acquisition of Barclays' wealth and investment management unit in the US, as part of a previously announced deal between the companies.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Raymond James to acquire Deutsche's private client services business in US
By BBR Staff Writer
Raymond James Financial has reached a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management's (Deutsche AWM) private client services (PCS) business in the US.
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AMG to acquire majority stake in Systematica Investments
By BBR Staff Writer
Asset management firm Affiliated Managers Group (AMG) has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Systematica Investments from BlueCrest Capital Management for an undisclosed amount.
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Societe Generale to sell 20% stake in Amundi through IPO
By BBR Staff Writer
Societe Generale is planning to sell 20% stake in Amundi Asset Management in France via initial public offering (IPO), to raise close to $1.9bn.
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Glen Rock Savings completes merger with Llewellyn-Edison
By BBR Staff Writer
Personal and commercial banking firm Glen Rock Savings Bank has completed its previously announced merger with Llewellyn-Edison Savings Bank.
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Aberdeen Asset Management to acquire investment manager Advance Emerging Capital
By BBR Staff Writer
Aberdeen Asset Management has reached an agreement to acquire 100% stake in British specialist investment manager Advance Emerging Capital (AEC) for an undisclosed amount.
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Indian banks need $15.7bn to face risks from debt-stressed companies: Fitch
By BBR Staff Writer
Indian banks may require up to INR1trn ($15.7bn) above their Basel-III capital requirements, to handle the risks arising from their exposure to high-debt corporates, according to a report by Fitch.
Banking Services > Commercial Banking > News
Many Greek banks at risk of closures or mergers amidst bailout talks
By BBR Staff Writer
European officials have stated that most of Greece’s large banks face risks of shut down or merger with rivals in a bid to restructure the faltering sector in midst of the country’s financial crisis.
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HSBC to slash 50,000 jobs globally to reduce costs
By BBR Staff Writer
In a significant restructuring exercise, HSBC will axe close to 50,000 jobs globally, bowing to immense cost-cutting pressures and meeting the stringent new regulatory policies coming into force after the 2008 financial crisis.
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EU and Switzerland agree to exchange details on foreign bank account holders
By BBR Staff Writer
The European Union (EU) and Switzerland have signed an agreement on the exchange of bank account data held by their respective citizens.
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UBS to dilute stake in China Cinda Asset Management with $303m share sale
By BBR Staff Writer
Swiss financial services company UBS has announced the sale of about $303m in shares of China Cinda Asset Management in a bid to trim its stake in the company.
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