Front-to-back partnership and outsourced trading service with CACEIS at Amundi marks the first to be offered by a major buy-side firm.
According to Spanish media, BlackRock and Candriam also reportedly bid for Sabadell Asset Management.
New hires for ETF distribution for Germany, Austria and Italy alongside further appointments in London, Spain and the Nordics.
After Amundi became the first buy-side member of LCH’s credit default swap (CDS) clearing house in March, will this encourage other asset managers to follow suit? Writes Sarfraz Thind.
Amundi also raised concerns about potential conflicts of interest created from the trade repository fee scheme.
Amundi confirms it will purchase UniCredit’s Pioneer Investments for €3.5 billion.
Traders thought to have been planning to set up their own asset manager.