On 26th May 2017, Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) chose Ireland, subject to regulatory approval, for part of their investment management operations. The decision is part of LGIM's strategy to ensure it can continue to serve its customers.
During the past year, the Diversity Project asked its members, which include Aviva Investors, Columbia Threadneedle, Fidelity International, HSBC Global Asset Management , Investec, Invesco and Legal & General Investment Management , to poll staff within.
The 50-year-old began her career in the asset management industry in 1987 when “taking clients to lap dances” wasn't frowned upon. “There was overt discrimination and a macho culture in the City back then,” she recalls. “We've grown leaps and bounds.
The Slate Yard, a residential development in Manchester, has shunned the traditional rules for UK rental properties. In the 225-flat development, which is due to open this summer, residents will be allowed to have pets, hang their own pictures and.
Insurance giant Legal & General is to fund a mammoth revamp of Headingley's iconic cricket and rugby ground. The FTSE 100 firm is to invest £35m from its retirement funds into Yorkshire cricket's home ground in a deal brokered by Leeds City Council.
The UK government has met top asset management executives to discuss post-Brexit policy as concerns mount over stalled negotiations with the EU and moves by the country's £7tn investment industry to strengthen operations on the continent. On Wednesday.
UBS Asset Management has won one of the UK industry's biggest investment mandates after securing an £11bn deal to manage the pension assets of nearly 1m British council workers once run by Legal & General and State Street. The shake-up is part of the.
Hedge funds run by women have generated returns two times higher than their male counterparts this year, piling further pressure on a sector that has been branded “male, pale and stale” to recruit more female portfolio managers. The HFRX Women index.
More expensive FTSE All Share tracking funds include those offered by Janus Henderson, Virgin Money, Halifax, Columbia Threadneedle and Aviva Investors, according to FT analysis. Pricier FTSE 100 funds are offered by Santander, Halifax, Scottish Widows.
“We are going to get a decision around Brexit that is going to be too late for many of the investment banks and the financial institutions,” Charlie Walker, a director at Legal & General Property Investment Management , said in a phone interview.
The majority of large asset managers will stop charging investors for external research that is used to make investment decisions, when sweeping reforms of the European financial industry come into force in 2018. According to an FTfm analysis, more.
Aviva Investors, the $456bn investment arm of Aviva, the UK insurer, has appointed Tom Meyers as head of client solutions for the Americas. Mr Meyers, who will be based in Chicago, previously worked for Legal & General Investment Management , where he.