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Current RefinementsContent TypeNewsSectorWealth & Assets ManagementAsset ManagementAuthorIBR Staff WriterRemove all refinements Date2012 (7)2011 (7)LocationAsia-Pacific (1)Europe (1)North America (11)South and Central America (1)
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KKR to buy Alliant Insurance Services from Blackstone
By IBR Staff Writer
Global investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co has agreed to acquire specialty insurance brokerage firm Alliant Insurance Services from Blackstone for an undisclosed sum.
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Genworth likely to dispose of wealth management businesses
By IBR Staff Writer
Genworth Financial is considering to offload two of its wealth management businesses, Pleasant Hill and Altegris, in a bid to raise capital to help meet operational as well as regulation needs.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Guggenheim Investments names new interim CCO for certain closed-end ETFs
By IBR Staff Writer
Guggenheim Funds Investments Advisors (Funds) has named Joanna Catalucci as the new interim chief compliance officer (CCO) of certain exchange-traded (ETF) and closed-end funds.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Macquarie acquires 42% stake in Czarnikow
By IBR Staff Writer
Macquarie, a Australia based provider of provider of financial services, has acquired a 42.5% stake in the UK-based sugar merchant, Czarnikow Group, from Wilmar International.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
The Gores Group launches new fund for lower middle market
By IBR Staff Writer
The Gores Group has introduced a new $300m fund focused for lower middle market businesses that can gain from the company’s operationally-focused investment strategy.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Nationwide Financial launches Investment Solutions Builder tool
By IBR Staff Writer
Nationwide Financial Services has introduced a web-based investment tool, Investment Solutions Builder to enable Registered Investment Advisers (RIAs) to build fund lineups, create asset allocation models for fee-based retirement plans.
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Goldman Sachs to acquire Ariel Re's Bermuda operations
By IBR Staff Writer
Goldman Sachs has confirmed the acquisition of Ariel Reinsurance's Bermuda-based insurance and reinsurance operations and the combined entity will operate under the brand name of Ariel Reinsurance.
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Susquehanna Financial selects Fidessa's sell-side trading platform
By IBR Staff Writer
Susquehanna Financial Group (SFG), the institutional broker-dealer member of the Susquehanna International Group of Companies (SIG), has selected the Fidessa's sell-side trading platform to support its institutional equity trading desk.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Prudential appoints wealth management solutions director
By IBR Staff Writer
Prudential's Wealth Management Solutions, a division of Prudential Investments, has appointed John Yackel as new senior vice president and director of sales and relationship management.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
US pension fund insurer sues Morgan Stanley over risky investments
By IBR Staff Writer
The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp, the US pension fund insurer, has filed a lawsuit against Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) seeking $25m in damages over risky pension investments it made for New York's Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centres' pension plan.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Prudential Fixed Income hires former IMF mission chief as new principal
By IBR Staff Writer
Prudential Fixed Income, an asset management business of Prudential Financial, has appointed Jurgen Odenius as new principal for international economic and strategic research, effective immediately.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
Swiss & Global launches new Julius Baer Health Opportunities Fund
By IBR Staff Writer
Swiss & Global Asset Management has expanded its range of thematic equity products with the introduction of the JB Health Opportunities Fund.
Wealth & Assets Management > Asset Management > News
BNY Mellon Wealth Management appoints senior director of portfolio management
By IBR Staff Writer
BNY Mellon Wealth Management has appointed Ron Ulle as senior director of portfolio management for the firm's Ohio region.
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Old Mutual Asset Management appoints new CEO
By IBR Staff Writer
Old Mutual Asset Management (OMAM), the US-based international asset management business of Old Mutual, has appointed Peter Bain as its new president and CEO.
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