Tag Archives: UK

Emerging Markets Equity Portfolio Manager – London

Our client is a well-established Alternative Investment Management firm which invests across different asset classes and markets. Currently they are looking for an experienced Emerging Markets Equities Portfolio Manager to join their London office and spearhead a new fund launch. The current AUM across the firm is in excess of $5bn. The successful candidate will…Continue Reading

Equity Research Analyst – Buyside

Looking to source a bright and analytical equity research analyst for our tier 1 hedge fund client. The ideal candidate will have an excellent academic background and strong modelling experience, preferably with up to 3 years’ experience. There is a leaning towards those that have exposure to any of the following sectors: Industrials Automobiles Chemicals…Continue Reading

Armajaro Commodities PM Tilney Stepping Down

Armajaro Asset Management’s John Tilney is stepping down from the lead manager role of the company’s flagship Armajaro Commodities Fund. Tilney will become an advisor to the fund, according to media reports. His role will be assumed by Armajaro partner and fund co-manager Oliver Denny. Armajaro’s Commodity Fund is down 5.49% year to date, according…Continue Reading

Rothschild Asset Management Names Michael Woods as CEO

Rothschild Asset Management, the US asset management business of the Rothschild Group, has appointed Michael Woods as its new CEO. Woods joins the firm frrom Deutsche Bank, where he was Head of the Americas, Global Client Group for Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management and CEO of DWS Investments. In these roles, he was responsible for…Continue Reading

Rokos Hires Goldman’s Riley For New Hedge Fund

Former Goldman Sachs co-head of Asia Pacific macro trading, Stuart Riley, has joined Brevan Howard ex-trader Chris Rokos in his new venture, according to media reports. Rokos, who reportedly made $4 billion for Brevan Howard between 2004 and 2012, began setting up his own fund after a legal dispute with Brevan came to an end…Continue Reading

Moscow Exchange forum in London draws “record audience”

By Andrei Skvarsky.  Moscow Exchange has said its annual forum in London on October 22 brought together a “record audience” of more than 300 market participants and “shed light on opportunities in Russia’s capital markets, upgrades to market infrastructure and product development at the Exchange, and the future of regulatory reform”.Continue Reading

Russian speaking Senior Legal Counsel, UK

A direct vacancy from www.russiansinthecity.eu An opportunity has arisen in our Partnership Head Office for a Russian speaking Senior Legal Counsel to work in-house at our office in St Albans, Hertfordshire in the international, dynamic and rapidly growing team with excellent career prospects.Continue Reading

VTB Capital appoints new interim CEO

Nick Hutt has been appointed interim CEO of VTB Capital plc. He is a key member of the VTB Capital team and has been working in the London office since 2008 as CFO of the company’s international business. Atanas Bostandjiev will be leaving his current position to pursue other business opportunities.Continue Reading

Bank of Moscow ex-chief’s prosecutions: the trail continues…

By Andrei Skvarsky. Bank of Moscow’s emigre ex-chief executive Andrei Borodin has been slapped with a new charge in Russia, being accused in absentia of defrauding the lender of 1bn rubles ($29m at today’s exchange rate) through an alleged forex scam, according to Moscow-based daily Kommersant.Continue Reading

Russia’s Renaissance Capital hosts annual investor forum

By Andrei Skvarsky. Renaissance Capital, one of Russia’s leading privately owned investment banks, has hosted an annual investor conference in Moscow, a three-day event that opened on June 23 and was expected to bring together more than 200 attendees with assets under management totalling more than $3trn.Continue Reading