Schroders has confirmed it has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Swiss impact investor BlueOrchard.
Wayne Mepham has been with Schroders for the past nine years, most recently as its global head of finance.
Nicky Richards will step down as head of equities from March next year, with Rory Bateman set to take on the role.
Buy-side may be able to become fixed income market makers in future through open trading according to Fixed Income Leaders Summit panel.
Asset manager takes minority stake in first start-up to join Cobalt in-residence programme.
John Marsland highlights emergence of global portfolios outside of traditional equities and fixed income strategies are creating challenges in InvestOps keynote speech.
TradeTech FX Europe panellists discussed the increasing adoption of algorithms in FX markets, although uptake has been slow.
Graham Kellen, chief digital officer at Schroders has been appointed chair of the Investment Association’s FinTech accelerator advisory panel.
Schroders is the first asset manager to join The Disruption House for support in assessing new technology providers.
Instant messaging platform is first firm to join asset managers in-residence programme.