Are listed family businesses the safer bet?
Concerns about family-owned companies tend to be distorted and data shows they outperform their non-family counterparts, according to Jean Keller, CEO of Quaero Capital.
Ex-deVere regional manager joins Carrick Wealth: PEOPLE MOVES
A former deVere regional manager for Africa is to join Carrick Wealth as group business development manager. Generali has appointed a country manager for France, with StanChart Private Bank adding a director of its wealth intermediaries team.
PEOPLE MOVES: Zedra, Manulife, Quaero Capital
Zedra has added a head of business development and an associate director to its Jersey roster, while Manulife has made a staggering 17 promotions in Hong Kong. Swiss asset manager Quaero has a new group chief operating officer.
PEOPLE MOVES: Sarasin & Partners, Natixis, Tilney
Senior appointments were the name of the game this week with Sarasin & Partners appointing a head of distribution, Natixis Global Asset Management replacing its chief executive, and newly rebranded Tilney Group hiring a chief investment officer.
Quaero brings `family enterprise’ fund to Asia
Geneva-based asset manager Quaero Capital is bringing its specialist fund that invests in European companies with family shareholders to Asia.