Higher interest rates and a stronger US dollar have driven a sell-off in emerging markets debt that began in April, but opportunities can be found when looking beyond the recent volatility, says Fran Rodilosso, head of fixed income ETF portfolio management at VanEck.
The 401(k) Experts, a specialist in providing 401(k) plan compliance, defined benefit services, consulting services and third-party plan administration, has appointed Ali Bechtel (pictured), to the firm’s newly created marketing director position.
Hawksford has acquired People & Projects Ltd (P&P), an acquisition which will significantly strengthen its current presence in Hong Kong and Singapore, and provide it with an extensive footprint across major cities in China.
Allianz Global Investors has appointed Gavin Counsell as Senior Portfolio Manager within the multi asset team. Counsell will be based in the London office and report in to Matthias Mueller, CIO multi asset active allocation.