AAA-rated Ecclesiastical UK star exits firm

The £195 million fund will be overseen by Ecclesiastical’s chief investment officer Robin Hepworth and Sue Round, director of group investments, until a long-term replacement is found.


Old Mutual Global Investors expands into Switzerland

With the appointment of Issler, Old Mutual will service the major global financial institutions, wealth managers, private banks, family offices and pension funds in the region. The firm now manages €3 billion for clients in Europe.


Clarion appoints second partner

Lindsay has experience of acting for both investors and corporate occupiers in relation to their real estate portfolios across a diverse range of business sectors including retail, leisure, manufacturing and business services.


Deutsche names Asia equities head as markets boom

Deutsche Bank said on April 27 it plans to invest in equities as part of its five-year plan and redeploy capital away from other parts of the business such as repos and long-dated derivatives.