INCLUDING: GLOBAL - SEC and FSA at hedge fund debate, UK - Millennium Global Investments appoints new MD, UK - New staff at Fidelity
GLOBAL – SEC and FSA at hedge fund debate
US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) commissioner Paul Atkins and Financial Services Authority (FSA) CEO Hector Sants will be taking taking part in a roundtable to discuss hedge fund regulation and risks with industry professionals, hosted by EDHEC.
UK - Millennium Global Investments appoints new MD
Millenium Global Investments has announced the appointment of Robert Garwood as managing director of business development. Robert’s responsibilities will include the development of new franchises across the alternative investment market.
UK – New staff at Fidelity
Fidelity International’s Multi-Manager Business has appointed Eugene Philalithis as a fixed income portfolio analyst. Philalithis will join Fidelity in mid October from Russell Investments where he was a portfolio manager in the fixed income team.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has granted 11 master trusts extensions to apply for authorisation, as it confirms it has received 22 applications ahead of the 31 March deadline.
Aegon Master Trust, Fidelity Master Trust and Ensign have sent off their authorisation applications to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
Self-administered pension funds spent £15bn on payments to pensioners in Q4 2018, but received just £12bn in contributions (net of refunds), Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveals.
Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) and Gresham House are to team up to form a joint venture.