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Fidelity International appoints Christian Staub as Managing Director of its Continental European business

March 15th, 2018

Christian Staub has been appointed by Fidelity International as Managing Director of its Continental European business. Staub will join the company on the 6th August and will be based in Luxembourg, reporting to interim President Simon Haslam. He will be succeeding Jon Skillman, who will be moving into a new role in the company. Staub […]

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Frank Richter appointed as Head of Institutional Sales for Germany and Austria

March 8th, 2018

Frank Richter has been appointed by Principal Global Investors (PGI) to lead the firm’s German and Austrian operations.  Richter joins Principal from Standard Life Investments, where he served as Country Head and Head of Institutional Business for Germany and Austria. Prior to this, he was Head of Institutional Business for Germany and Austria for AXA […]

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Charles McKenzie to retire from CIO position at Fidelity at the end of 2018

March 7th, 2018

McKenzie joined Fidelity in 2014 as Head of European Portfolio Management within Fixed Income and was appointed as CIO in January 2016. Prior to joining Fidelity, he worked as Head of Client Portfolio Management for EMEA, on the Global Fixed Income desk at J.P. Morgan Asset Management and also worked as Head of Fixed Income EMEA, for […]

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Polina Kurdyavko named as sole EMD Head at BlueBay

February 6th, 2018

Kurdyavko has been named as sole Head of Emerging Market Debt (EMD) for the specialist Fixed Income manager BlueBay Asset Management (BlueBay), after EMD Co-Head David Dowsett stepped back from funds for a new strategic role. Kurdyavko will be responsible for leading the firm’s 30-strong EMD team. Dowsett, who is currently Co-Head of EMD at […]

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