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Tom Glocer, chief executive of Thomson Reuters, is leaving the company after 10 years in charge. Glocer will be stepping down from the post on 1 January and will be succeeded by the group’s current chief operating officer, James Smith, a ...
The Sales and Trading Role In the January 2002 issue of Profit & Loss, we said: “In the current environment of technological advancement, another question can be asked: Where does this leave the role of sales and trading staff in today’s ...
Leskinen’s company, Karelia Asia Investment Advisors, is based in Singapore and is hoping to launch in early 2012. The company will serve Nordic and other European institutional investors in the region by advising them on their Asian investment strategies. The ...
Pacific Investment Management Co. (Pimco), manager of the world’s largest mutual fund, has expanded its portfolio management analytics team with the appointments of Riccardo Rebonato, head of rates and FX analytics, and Vasant Naik, global head of empirical research. ...

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F&C Thames River Hires Wheatley

Asset manager F&C Thames River has appointed Torquil Wheatley as product and performance manager within its multi-alternative team. Wheatley joins from Deutsche Bank where he worked for 11 years as director, GFFX global markets structuring and head of currency solutions ...
Goldilocks, a Swiss-run hybrid gold and currency fund, is opening to investors on a continual basis following strong gains through 2011 with returns of +9.66% year-to-date and +11.01% in the past 12 months to end-October. The fund was originally “closed ended”. The portfolio, advised ...
Hedge funds in the index reported an aggregate loss of 1.33% in October with 36 out of 54 reporting losses in the month. The performance for October ranged from a high of +4.36% to a low of -9.50%, says Parker, which does not disclose ...
Henderson Global Investors has confirmed it has closed its Global Currency fund and that its five member currency team headed by Bob Arends have left the firm. Henderson launched the fund after the Amsterdam-based team joined from Fortis Bank in ...
Paresh Upadhyaya has left Bank of America Merrill Lynch where he was head of Americas G10 FX strategy to join Pioneer Investment Management Co. as a director of foreign exchange. Upadhyaya joined the bank in New York last year from ...
Medibank will use Bloomberg’s FXGO function to manage its FX risk, execute FX trades and get requests for quotes in spot, forwards, swaps, options and deposits. Medibank already uses the Bloomberg Professional service to research global news, data and ...