35% cull of European fund sales people forecast – Investment Europe

Philip Kalus, managing partner at accelerando associates, points to expectations that the number of European fund sales people could drop by 35%

Source: 35% cull of European fund sales people forecast – Investment Europe

Bank am Bellevue names new CEO

Bellevue Group announced the appointment of Thomas Pixner as CEO of Bank am Bellevue and a member of the Executive Board of Bellevue Group, effective February 1, 2018. In addition, Veit de Maddalena will be proposed for election to the board of directors at the Annual General Meeting in March 2018. Both have many years …

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Geneva banking group repatriates former CIO

Following the departure of Loïc Schmid to Geneva-based multi-family office 1875 Finance, GS Banque has hired Adrian Schönauer as its new chief investment officer, effective 1 August 2017. Schönauer, who has been the former CIO of the company at the time it was branded Banque Benedict Hentsch & Cie, will also head the advisory department …

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Vontobel wealth management arm opens office in New York – International Investment

Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors, part of Zurich-based  Vontobel Holding’s Wealth Management division, has opened an office in New York. The wealth manager started looking after US investors out of its offices in Switzerland in 2010 and, in 2013, opened an office in Dallas. The new office is located on Broadway near Times Square. Named to …

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