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Emily Davy, Head of Legal and Compliance, Prescient Fund Services, Ireland

Prescient Fund Services appoints Head of Legal and Compliance

September 06, 2018

Prescient Fund Services (Ireland) Limited, an independent provider of Management Company, UCITS and AIFMD Platform and Fund Administration services, has announced the appointment of Emily Davy as Head of Legal and Compliance in Dublin.

Prestige hires Rassul Azizi for newly created Credit Director role

September 04, 2018

Joins Prestige from EFG Private Bank to help with expanded management of private debt portfolios.

StatPro wins Waters Rankings Award

July 16, 2018

StatPro Revolution has won the Best Performance Measurement and Attribution system at the Waters Rankings Awards in New York. 

Sealark picks Truss Edge to support portfolio management and data ops for the launch of its new commodity fund

July 09, 2018

Fund from former Millennium trader Andrew Dodson will use Truss Edge’s Safari to automate data and trade processing activities.

European Commission Proposal on AIFMD Pre-Marketing

July 04, 2018

Veneziano & Partners has published a white paper on the European Commission Proposal on AIFMD Pre-Marketing. The white-paper intends to discuss the proposed definition of Pre-Marketing to be introduced under AIFMD by the European Commission, via a proposal for an ad-hoc amendment of the directive.

Irithmics for PR to provide artificial intelligence insight into how news affects investors

June 28, 2018

LONDON (Jun 28, 2018) - Irithmics, a UK-based AI fintech, has released Irithmics for PR: the industry’s first artificial intelligence (AI) platform for Financial Public Relations (PR) and Investor Relations (IR) advisors to assess the impact news is likely to have on the institutional investors of publicly traded corporates.

Phil Gerrard, Chief Executive, Privilege Finance

Prestige Funds clean energy expert joins key UK biogas industry advisory board

May 31, 2018

Phil Gerrard has been appointed to the new Advisory Board of the UK's Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA).

Thornbridge provides FCA umbrella services to Contexo Capital Limited

May 31, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of FCA umbrella services for Contexo Capital Limited. Contexo Capital Limited is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Thornbridge provides FCA umbrella services to Melana Capital Limited

May 21, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of FCA umbrella services for Melana Capital Limited. Melana Capital Limited is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to River Wey Capital LLP

May 14, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory umbrella services for River Wey Capital LLP. River Wey Capital LLP is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to Portfolio Manager Consultancy Ltd

April 03, 2018

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to Portfolio Manager Consultancy Ltd.

Research the market for stocks and shares ISAs with The Armchair Trader

March 13, 2018

The Armchair Trader, a news and education site focused on the next generation of self-directed UK investors and traders, has published an overview of the wide range of Stocks and Shares ISAs available to UK investors.

Thornbridge provides regulatory umbrella services to Eiger Advisors Ltd

March 05, 2018

Thornbridge Investment Management LLP (Thornbridge) is pleased to announce the provision of regulatory umbrella services for Eiger Advisors Ltd. Eiger Advisors Ltd is now an appointed representative of Thornbridge.

Paul Cézanne, Self Portrait in a Bowler Hat, 1885-86. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen. Photo Ole Haupt

Cézanne - Portraits of a Life in cinemas nationwide from January

January 09, 2018

From multi award-winning director Phil Grabsky

• A major new film re-examining the life of one of the greatest artists to have ever lived
• Based heavily on his extensive correspondence plus interviews with curators, experts
and the artist's own great-grandson
• Filmed on location in London, Paris, Washington D.C. and Provence
• Letters read by Brian Cox

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RFA Logo - RFA 2017 adds 92 alternative investment clients, enhances development and security offerings

RFA Acquires 92 Alt. Investment Clients, Enhances Development and Security Offerings in 2017

December 22, 2017

New York, NY and London, UK, December 22, 2017 -- RFA (Richard Fleischman & Associates), a next-gen managed IT services provider for the financial industry, today announced that it has added 92 new clients in 2017 in addition to enhancing development and workflow automation services, expanding public cloud management and security offerings, and providing continuous service enhancements.

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Symphony Environmental releases a short film introducing controlled-life plastic technology.

December 19, 2017

Symphony Environmental Technologies Plc are pleased to announce the release of a short film introducing d2w oxo-biodegradable (controlled-life) plastic technology.   

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ITV Launch Great Art Series

December 18, 2017

This January, ITV will show Great Art, a five-part series produced by Seventh Art Productions exploring the life and work of the world's most celebrated artists.

Michael Stephens, Chairman of the Oxo-biodegradable Plastics Association

Oxo-Bio Technology Reduces Plastic Waste In The Environment

November 13, 2017

In a detailed statement released today Michael Stephen, the Chairman of the Oxo-biodegradable Plastics Association (OPA) responds to the attack on oxo-biodegradable plastic technology made by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. The full statement is on the OPA website at www.biodeg.org

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RFA and Seclore Announce Data-Centric Security Partnership

RFA and Seclore Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Data-Centric Security to Firms Worldwide

November 01, 2017

RFA and Seclore Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Data-Centric Security to Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds, Investment Management Companies and Law Firms Worldwide

Highlights:

RFA’s portfolio of managed security services now includes integrated Rights Management from Seclore, the world’s most advanced, secure and connected data-centric security solution
As a result of this partnership, RFA customers gain true end-to-end security from their RFA-cloud managed infrastructure which provides protection that stays with their most sensitive data, regardless of where the data travels or is stored
This new, data-centric security offering is now available to RFA customers worldwide

Registration Open For Third Annual Student Challenge

October 12, 2017

Portfolios with Purpose ("PwP") announced that registration is open for its third annual Portfolios with Purpose Student Challenge Fantasy Stock Competition (“Student Challenge”). The deadline to register is October 29th, and the challenge begins on October 30th.

Roy Budd Phantom of the Opera Premiere @ the London Coliseum

The World Premiere of Roy Budd’s Masterpiece PHANTOM OF THE OPERA London Coliseum 8th October

September 12, 2017

LONDON, 12 September 2017: Legendary “Get Carter” composer, Roy Budd is to have his lost score for Rupert Julian’s silent classic film, The Phantom of the Opera, premiered at the London Coliseum, 24 years after his untimely death in 1993. On October 8th 2017, Budd’s masterpiece score will be performed by the 77 piece Docklands Sinfonia Orchestra, conducted by Spencer Down, alongside a screening of the silent film in a world premiere event.

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EXHIBITION ON SCREEN
(David Bickerstaff)

CANALETTO & THE ART OF VENICE, In cinemas worldwide from 26 September 2017

August 29, 2017

A new film shot in ultra HD 4K, based on the much anticipated exhibition at The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace. 

Directed by David Bickerstaff, Co-written by David Bickerstaff and Phil Grabsky

Exploring the future of travel with social robots

Air New Zealand and CommBank explore the future of travel with social robots

August 22, 2017

AUCKLAND, 22 August 2017: Air New Zealand customers at Sydney Airport will get to experience the role robots may play in future travel journeys this week.

Erle Kristin Wagle, Manager, BW Fleet Management AS and CBS Blue MBA graduate

Changing shipping industry is asking more of its MBA candidates

July 28, 2017

Technical specialists have to broaden their skill set to cope with a changing industry, says Copenhagen Business School

Thornbridge provides FCA umbrella services to Mysqua.re Investment Management Limited

June 14, 2017

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.

Ole Bjørn Kraft is CCO of GMT Shipping Group and a current participant in the CBS Blue MBA

Shipping industry needs to look at higher education to keep up with changing global environment

June 14, 2017

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.

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Michelangelo - Love and Death released in cinemas across United Kingdom from 13 June

June 12, 2017

The concluding film in Season Four of EXHIBITION ON SCREEN will explore the life and work of renowned sculptor, painter, architect and poet Michelangelo.

Kerod & Associates launches US operations

June 12, 2017

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.

Thornbridge provides FCA umbrella services to Platypus Partners Limited

June 08, 2017

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.

IRHalo and Blue Lion Research Launch Hedge Fund Investor Appetite Indexes

May 09, 2017

New benchmarks to track estimated investor appetite for eight hedge fund strategies.