UBS names new UK, EM family office boss after sudden exit
UBS has named Michel Frey as head of GFO UK and GFO EM London, replacing Sofia Sool who moved to Deutsche four months after assuming the post.
One-on-one: FAB's head of investment strategy, management
Tourism, leisure, infrastructure and real estate have been the main drivers of non-oil growth in the UAE, says Alain Marckus from First Abu Dhabi Bank.
Family offices pile into $354m leveraged credit fund
The Mount Row Levered Credit fund targets liquid European issuers with average EBITDA of more than €200 million per annum.
$490bn fund manager appoints new director for EMEA
Lora-Ann Chiginsky joins from Nikko Asset Management where she was most recently the director for EMEA institutional business development and relationship management.
Around the World in 80 Days: where investors 'don't need liquidity'
The Covid-19 outbreak is having a limited impact on most Thai portfolios, says Kasikorn Bank's Siriporn Suwannagarn.
Hong Kong manager partners to raise $300m MENA healthcare fund
The fund will focus on opportunities around hospitals, medical infrastructure, medical systems, health technology and health promotion with a $10m to $150m price tag.
How a Bahraini royal is navigating the Covid-19 crisis
The private office of H.H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Salman bin Abdulla bin Hamad Al-Khalifa has its eye on a post-virus world.
Goldman Sachs dials back wealth management plans
It will slow the hiring of private wealth advisors, and delay the launch of a digital wealth management platform to 2021, chief operating officer John Waldron said.
Oil crash: a Citywire global perspective one month on
A month has passed since US oil prices briefly plunged below zero. Citywire editors around the world assess the impact of this historic event on their markets.
Mediolanum poaches ADIA senior PM to build up equity business
In his new role, Terry Ewing will help to develop and roll out Mediolanum’s equity securities business, and join the investment committee to contribute investment solutions.