German bank Bayerische Landesbank has appointed Roland Kern as executive vice president of its asset management division, based in Munich.
Prior to joining Bayerische, Kern was head of BHV Trust in Frankfurt - the fund management house of BHV Bank.
Bayerische’s investment arm was officially opened in July.
By Madhu Kalia
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Scottish Widows has completed a bulk annuity deal for the Hitachi UK Limited Pension Scheme.