Rosette, a London based Sharia compliant merchant bank specialising in real estate, led the acquisition of the five property portfolio for a consideration in excess of £50 million.
Technical specialists have to broaden their skill set to cope with a changing industry, says Copenhagen Business School
The Armchair Trader, one of the leading independent news and education sites for UK and European traders and investors, is very pleased to announce the launch of its free guide to trading Contracts for Difference, or CFDs.
After 18 months of dedicated work, Shipitwise has completed its integration with Travelport, one of the three biggest GDS systems in the world. More than 68,000 travel companies are using Travelport as their primary source for offering services to clients worldwide.
Increasing emphasis is being placed on the presence of fully independent directors on the boards of investment funds by the UK Financial Conduct Authority and the US Securities and Exchanges Commission. This means that investment managers must pay more attention to who is appointed to the boards of their funds.
The Financial Services Negotiation Forum (“the FSNForum”) today issued a report focusing on British financial market liquidity as a leading currency for negotiation.
New hire marks increasing importance of PCM as operations hub for Prestige cross-border funds range.
Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of FCA umbrella services for mysqua.re Investment Management Limited (mysqua.re). mysqua.re is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.
COPENHAGEN, 14 June 2017: The shipping industry has for long been a traditional industry. However, in an intensely competitive and fast-changing global environment shipping needs to start moving beyond traditional leadership development models, according to industry experts.
The concluding film in Season Four of EXHIBITION ON SCREEN will explore the life and work of renowned sculptor, painter, architect and poet Michelangelo.
LONDON, 12 June 2017: Kerod & Associates, a specialized legal translation service, has launched US operations in addition to those already operating in London. The company’s US operations will be based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and will be headed by Alexander Alexandrov, a geologist-turned-linguist with over 20 years of translation experience.
The British and Irish Lions rugby team, currently touring New Zealand, is a fascinating study in modern high performance teamwork. The stakes are high, the odds stacked against them, and they are addressing a question that almost all team leaders would love to know the answer to: How do you bring a disparate group of people together and in the shortest time possible, gel them into a team that can compete at the peak of their profession against the best in the world?
Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of FCA umbrella services for Platypus Partners Limited. Platypus Partners Limited is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.
LONDON, 07 June 2017: IRHalo, the investor relations platform for fund managers, part of Trimaldi’s suite of communications solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of its new research services division. The new arm of the IRHalo platform draws on over 20 years of fund industry research experience, and is designed to help service providers and fund managers get the answers to some of the more pressing market issues currently dogging the industry.
A Brighton GP organises a street exhibition of portraits to increase awareness of the large scale privatisation of the NHS which will have drastic repercussions on health and social services over the next few years. The current system of a publicly owned NHS is in the process of changing and once services are privatised it will be very difficult to bring them back into public ownership.
New benchmarks to track estimated investor appetite for eight hedge fund strategies.
Cross-border passporting lawyer comments on changes in direction for EC as it seeks to address market fragmentation.
US$20 million commitment from public fund for asset-based, direct-lending strategy
The Executive MBA in Shipping and Logistics (the Blue MBA) is investing in people at the top levels of shipping – in a substantial and holistic way.
Blue Lion Research receives recognition from The Hedge Fund Journal for its work in the field of AI-driven fund analysis
Andy Fieldhouse, Creator of The Team Space www.theteamspace.com, a website dedicated to helping people get teamwork right, discusses the importance of organizational design and the implications this has on how teams and people work in the modern digital age.
ABU DHABI: 11 April 2017: A new website has been launched that aims to help team members and leaders to overcome the challenges that teams face in the modern world. The Team Space www.theteamspace.com has been set up by teams and teamwork expert, Andy Fieldhouse, to serve as an information portal for articles, a blog and other resources.
AI is a new tool in the public relations and corporate communications armory, but what advantages does it bring?
Ahead of the FCA’s Industry Review, ETF specialist and active manager join forces to deliver the best of both worlds.
LONDON, 28 March 2017: Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of FCA umbrella services for Owl Private Office LLP (Owl). Owl is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.
Are you an experienced shipping manager looking for a mid-career change? Are you looking to plant your feet more firmly onshore and use your experience at sea for the next step in your career?
LONDON, 24 March 2017: Millennium Global Investments has appointed Dr Ana Contreras as a Quantitative Analyst in its Investment Solutions Group. Ana will work under Dr Francois Oustry on the development of systematic investment models. Ana joins Millennium Global from SS&C; where she worked as a Quantitative Risk Analyst. She holds a PhD in Physics and has completed post-doctoral research in Econophysics and Quantitative Finance.
US$75 million commitment from public fund for asset-based, direct lending strategy
LONDON, 17 March 2017: For alternative asset managers, the pressure to provide better governance has never been more intense. Governance has crept into operation due diligence processes – prospective investors are spending more time and energy scrutinising fund boards and directors. The Madoff fraud and the Weavering case have both been important watersheds in the ongoing development of better governance procedures for fund boards.