#Asset Manager

ESR completes acquisition of ARA

ESR has formed Asia Pacific’s largest real asset manager “powered by the new economy” and the third largest listed real estate investment manager globally with an AUM of $140 billion by completing its acquisition of ARA Asset Management. Take a Free Trial to unlock article. Register for...
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Data Needs Lead Boutique Asset Manager Triodos IM to Take Hands-on Role

For a boutique asset manager, impact-focused Triodos Investment Management gets lots of air time. The recent winner of a MainStreet Partners ESG Champion of 2022 award, the Dutch manager makes no bones about putting its philosophy where its mouth is. The firm recently signed an open letter calling for reform of the European Union’s Common Agricultural Policy, arguing that the troubled programme doesn’t comply with the bloc’s green ambitions.
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ESR wraps up $5.2bn ARA Asset Management deal

ESR Cayman has completed the acquisition of ARA Asset Management (ARA) and its subsidiary LOGOS for $5.2bn in a cash and stock transaction. The deal creates one of the largest asset manager in Asia-Pacific (APAC) region and the third-largest listed real estate investment manager globally with nearly $140bn AUM. For...
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A $4.2T Asset Manager Just Said Governments Will Buy Bitcoin

A look at the latest in the relationship between governments and crypto. This episode is sponsored by Nexo, Abra and FTX US. On today’s episode, NLW looks at the latest from governments and crypto, including:. India’s prime minister calling for global cooperation to “fight” crypto. Pakistan’s...

Asset manager Marcuard Heritage partners with fintech GenTwo for alternative assets

Switzerland-based independent asset manager Marcuard Heritage has announced partnering with securitisation specialist GenTwo. Marcuard Heritage is a FINMA-licensed asset manager that focuses on offering wealth management services for UHNWI and their families. GenTwo creates securitisation platforms for institutional clients and allows professional investors to securitise assets using a Swiss International Securities Identification Number (ISIN). Financial intermediaries, such as banks, can use the GenTwo platform to develop their own product and business innovations.

Asset Management: the Best Money Manager Interviews of 2021: Part One

Asset management has a long term goal: the acceleration of returns greater than the overall market with the preservation of your client’s capital. Developing an investment philosophy and the discipline required to see it through many years of market volatility is a highly prized skill that creates measured value. The asset management firms, money managers, and portfolio managers that are profiled in these very detailed interviews demonstrate the top professionals in this business today.

Verity Asset Management Inc. Grows Stock Holdings in B. Riley Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:RILY)

Verity Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in B. Riley Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:RILY) by 18.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 7,112 shares of the asset manager’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,128 shares during the period. Verity Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in B. Riley Financial were worth $420,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
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Pittsburgh $600 billion asset manager jumps onboard the ETF train

Federated Hermes, a Pittsburgh-based heavyweight among U.S. asset managers in the mutual fund industry that already handles billions of dollars of investors’ money, recently tossed its hat into a new arena — the exchange traded fund market. The Downtown investment company in December made its foray into the...

Asset manager model portfolios’ ETFs examined in academic study

The trillions of dollars in assets moving into model portfolios should come with a note of caution about ETF costs, returns and how they relate to conflicts of interest, a new study suggests. Asset managers working with financial advisors in a “dual role” through their funds and model investment portfolios...

New York City asset manager BlackRock assets breach $10 trillion

BlackRock Inc., the New York City-headquartered world’s largest asset manager, had beaten analysts’ estimate for fourth-quarter profits, as the American multinational investment management mogul’s total asset under management had surpassed an eye-popping $10 trillion on Friday, however, the PE behemoth’s shares prices had wrapped up the day in a downbeat tone as its fourth-quarter revenue had marginally missed Wall St.

BlackRock surges past $10tn in assets under management

BlackRock’s assets under management have surged past the $10tn mark for the first time, as the shift into cheap passive investment funds and buoyant markets expanded the heft of the world’s largest money manager. New York-based BlackRock said on Friday that assets grew 15 per cent in the...

Invest | New York asset manager wins at Goodfood

A New York asset manager has just taken advantage of the weakness of the Goodfood market on the stock market to massively buy shares in the Montreal online grocer. Phoenician Capital has more than doubled its investment in Goodfood over the past two months to begin January with over 9.3 million Goodfood shares in the portfolio, the equivalent of a greater than 12% stake in the company .

Assets of world's largest investment manager hit record $10trn

The New York-based multinational has been propelled thanks to a surge into ETFs. BlackRock has become the first public asset manager with assets reaching the $10 trillion milestone, reinforcing the company's position at the top of the entire sector. Assets under management stood at $10.01 trillion at the end of...

Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. Buys 13,200 Shares of Noah Holdings Limited (NYSE:NOAH)

Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. lifted its stake in Noah Holdings Limited (NYSE:NOAH) by 7.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 182,500 shares of the asset manager’s stock after buying an additional 13,200 shares during the quarter. Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. owned about 0.29% of Noah worth $6,763,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Asset manager DWS says Q4 earnings beat market expectations

FRANKFURT - German asset manager DWS said its fourth-quarter earnings rose significantly more than analysts had expected, driven by higher performance, transaction and management fees. Quarterly adjusted profit before tax jumped to 378 million euros ($433 million), up from 212 million euros a year earlier, it said in a statement...

World’s Largest Asset Manager: Central Banks Are Trapped As They Can’t Fight Supply-Driven Inflation

World’s Largest Asset Manager: Central Banks Are Trapped As They Can’t Fight Supply-Driven Inflation. Fast forward 5 months when the same question appears to be bothering BlackRock Investment Institute’s global chief investment strategist, Wei Li, who said in a Bloomberg TV interview that central banks are in a “very tricky spot” this year as they try to fight inflation that’s driven by supply factors, and that at the same time, four rate hikes may not be enough to control price pressures.