Crestbridge complements rise in assets with new appointment 08:06 GMT Independent corporate and fund services provider Crestbridge has reported significant growth in its Luxembourg office. The value of investment fund assets under management (AUM) within its management company, ManCo, and the value of assets it administers (AUA) within corporate structures have both risen, while its ManCo capabilities have been further bolstered with the appointment of Christopher Bennett.
New joint venture asset management firm aims to make investment case for agriculture 25/11/2014 Dexion Capital, an alternatives investment bank, and Brown & Co, an international agribusiness advisor, have united in to launch a joint venture called Agricultural Asset Management (Agri-AM). The initiative aims to bring the investment case for agriculture to a wider investor audience, making the asset class more accessible.
Close Brothers launch free financial planning surgery 21/11/2014 Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) is launching a free financial planning surgery in the South West as part of the Financial Planning Week. The initiative, which is run by the Institute of Financial Planning, will provide the general public one-to-one help with their finances.
BNY Mellon realigns Middle East & Africa leadership 21/11/2014 BNY Mellon has realigned its leadership team in the United Arab Emirates and wider Middle East & Africa region with the appointments of Tarek Sherlala as senior executive officer, Dubai branch, and Rajai Ayyash as regional executive for the Gulf region. Mr Sherlala succeeds Tarek Elrefai, who has retired following five years as senior executive officer, Dubai branch and head of client management for the Middle East & Africa region.