UBS hires $30bn JP Morgan private banking team
UBS Wealth Management’s international team has managed a major recruitment coup of five Mexico-focused, ultra-high-net worth advisor recruits formerly with JP Morgan.
Chile alts shop hires from LarrainVial for fund distribution drive
The $700 million alternatives specialist is branching out into the mutual fund distribution space.
Facebook is ‘highly attractive’ despite scandal, says Vontobel CIO
Vontobel equity manager Matthew Benkendorf reduced his exposure of Facebook at the end of 2017 but says its current valuation is looking pretty good.
Low investment hinders LatAm growth potential
'The single biggest challenge is increasing the levels and efficiency of investments,' according to a report.
Gross says Fed 'exaggerated' rate hikes for 2018
In his latest investment outlook, the legendary bond investor calls the Fed’s projected rate hikes beginning in March as ‘likely exaggerated.’
UK boutique boosts Miami US offshore unit
RWC has sent its head of distribution to its Miami office to expand its footprint in both the US and offshore markets.
‘We can turn the page’: Peru selectors welcome president's resignation
'In the state that we were in, we weren’t getting much done anyway,' one selector said.
LatAm and US offshore investors outperformed European peers in 2017
Latin American and US offshore investors significantly outperformed their peers in seven European countries.
Fund Flash: Pictet reveals unconstrained bond fund / Pimco hires heavyweights
Citywire Americas rounds up the biggest news in the funds and Ucits investment universe as reported by Citywire’s global publications.
Long on bonds: EMD’s top performer, rising star & flows taker
VIDEO: A forensic look at the frontrunners in the hard currency sector.