All Posts By Rebecca Melvin

Danske Bank has Söderholm as new head of C&I

Danske Bank has selected Glenn Söderholm as Head of Corporates & Institutions and a representative of the Bank’s Executive Board as of 1 November.  Söderholm is taking Thomas F. Borgen’s place, who was selected to be Danske Bank’s CEO in September this year. Glenn Söderholm has been part of the management team of C&I and…

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Amundi Acquisition of Smith Breeden finalized

Amundi Acquisition of Smith Breeden finalized Amundi Smith Breeden today announced that, following completion of the customary conditions of informing regulatory authorities, and gaining approval from certain clients and shareholders, Amundi’s acquisition of Smith Breeden Associates has been finalized; Smith Breeden Associates is now Amundi Smith Breeden. Amundi Smith Breeden LLC is the North American investment…

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The Dodd-Frank stress test conclusions were released by the PNC.

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. released the results of its stress test under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The details are available in the ‘Investor Relations’ section of the PNC’s website About PNC Financial Services Group The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (www.pnc.com) is one of the nation’s largest diversified…

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France, England and the U.S. are looking for larger U.N. Support for Syria Probe

After the disapproval from China and the Russian Federation, the United States, the UK, and France have been pressurizing UN member states pushing for a detailed inspection into the alleged use of chemical weapons from Assad’s regime. The United States, Britain and France, three veto-wielding permanent members of the Security Council, are making a strong…

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William Paulstern to Terminate Two Funds

No longer cost-effective funds set to close down. Hong Kong, Aug 12, 2013 – William Paulstern has concluded that it is in the best interest of its investors in the William Paulstern Large Cap Equity Fund and the William Paulstern Energy Fund to terminate both funds, effective September 30, 2013. William Paulstern has taken into…

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Aberdeen acquires Artio Global Investors Inc

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC (“Aberdeen”) announces that it has reached an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the share capital of Artio Global Investors Inc. (“Artio”), a publicly listed asset management holding company (the “Transaction”). The purchase consideration of approximately $175 million (£112 million) is based on a price of $2.75 per share and…

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