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DGAP-News: Aves One AG: Majority takeover by consortium of Swiss Life Asset Managers and Vauban Infrastructure Partners completed

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 7:08pm

Hamburg, 25 November 2021 - Aves One AG, an asset owner of durable rail assets, has been informed by Rhine Rail Investment AG, a company controlled by Swiss Life Asset Managers and Vauban Infrastructure Partners, that on 24 November 2021 the majority takeover took place as the result of a voluntary public takeover bid.

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  • Hamburg, 25 November 2021 - Aves One AG, an asset owner of durable rail assets, has been informed by Rhine Rail Investment AG, a company controlled by Swiss Life Asset Managers and Vauban Infrastructure Partners, that on 24 November 2021 the majority takeover took place as the result of a voluntary public takeover bid.
  • Further information can be found at www.avesone.com
    Swiss Life Asset Managers is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Swiss Life Group, a SIX Swiss Exchange-listed life insurance company.
  • Swiss Life Asset Managers has over 160 years of asset management experience and is among the largest asset managers for real assets in Europe.
  • Vauban Infrastructure Partners is a leading Infrastructure Asset Manager focused on the European core infrastructure investments.

Natixis Investment Managers Joins Morgan Stanley Collaborative to Expand Opportunities for the Next Generation of Diverse Leaders in Financial Services

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 1:57pm

Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis IM) today announced it is joining The Equity Collective, a new multi-year collaboration launched by Morgan Stanley designed to educate, empower and develop the next generation of diverse leaders in the finance industry.

Key Points: 
  • Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis IM) today announced it is joining The Equity Collective, a new multi-year collaboration launched by Morgan Stanley designed to educate, empower and develop the next generation of diverse leaders in the finance industry.
  • Natixis Investment Managers multi-affiliate approach connects clients to the independent thinking and focused expertise of more than 20 active managers.
  • Additionally, investment solutions are offered through Natixis Investment Managers Solutions and Natixis Advisors, LLC.
  • Natixis Investment Managers distribution and service groups include Natixis Distribution, LLC, a limited purpose broker-dealer and the distributor of various U.S. registered investment companies for which advisory services are provided by affiliated firms of Natixis Investment Managers, Natixis Investment Managers S.A. (Luxembourg), Natixis Investment Managers International (France), and their affiliated distribution and service entities in Europe and Asia.

Loomis Sayles Celebrates Anniversaries of Growth Equity Strategies Team’s Large Cap Growth and All Cap Growth Offerings

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 8:45pm

The benchmark for the Large Cap Growth Composite is the Russell 1000 Growth Index.

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  • The benchmark for the Large Cap Growth Composite is the Russell 1000 Growth Index.
  • The benchmark for the All Cap Growth Composite is the Russell 3000 Growth Index.
  • Loomis, Sayles & Company, L.P.(Loomis Sayles) is an independent advisory firm registered under the Investment Advisors Act of 1940.
  • Loomis Sayles Trust Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Loomis, Sayles & Company, LP.

Morgan Stanley Announces “The Equity Collective” a Diversity-Driven Collaboration Between 23 Wealth and Asset Management Firms

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 2:00pm

Spearheaded by Morgan Stanley, members include American Century Investments, BNY Mellon Investment Management, Columbia Threadneedle Investments, Diffractive Managers Group, DWS, First Eagle Investment Management, Franklin Templeton, FS Investments, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Hartford Funds, Invesco, Janus Henderson Investors, John Hancock Investment Management, Macquarie Asset Management, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Natixis Investment Managers, New York Life Investments, Nuveen, PGIM Investments, PIMCO, Putnam Investments, T. Rowe Price and Virtus Investment Partners.

Key Points: 
  • Spearheaded by Morgan Stanley, members include American Century Investments, BNY Mellon Investment Management, Columbia Threadneedle Investments, Diffractive Managers Group, DWS, First Eagle Investment Management, Franklin Templeton, FS Investments, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Hartford Funds, Invesco, Janus Henderson Investors, John Hancock Investment Management, Macquarie Asset Management, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Natixis Investment Managers, New York Life Investments, Nuveen, PGIM Investments, PIMCO, Putnam Investments, T. Rowe Price and Virtus Investment Partners.
  • By banding together, we can be a force multiplier to impact our industry in a meaningful way, says Andy Saperstein, Co-President of Morgan Stanley and Head of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.
  • We are dedicated to increasing access for young talent and proactively raising awareness about the incredible opportunities in our field, says Margaret Flynn-Martin, Head of Relationship Management, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.
  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services.

Natixis Investment Managers Hires Liana Magner as Head of Retirement and Institutional in the US

Monday, November 15, 2021 - 2:29pm

Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis IM) today announced that Liana Magner has joined the firm as an Executive Vice President and Head of Retirement and Institutional in the US.

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  • Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis IM) today announced that Liana Magner has joined the firm as an Executive Vice President and Head of Retirement and Institutional in the US.
  • Our retirement business remains one of Natixis Investment Managers top strategic priorities and were excited to welcome Liana during this next important phase of growth.
  • Natixis Investment Managers multi-affiliate approach connects clients to the independent thinking and focused expertise of more than 20 active managers.
  • Natixis Investment Managers distribution and service groups include Natixis Distribution, LLC, a limited purpose broker-dealer and the distributor of various U.S. registered investment companies for which advisory services are provided by affiliated firms of Natixis Investment Managers, Natixis Investment Managers S.A. (Luxembourg), Natixis Investment Managers International (France), and their affiliated distribution and service entities in Europe and Asia.

Natixis Investment Managers Survey Finds that Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Investing Momentum Builds as 60% of Investors Say Companies are Accountable to More Than Just Shareholders

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 1:59pm

While ESG investors do skew younger, broad adoption and interest suggests ESG now appeals to the mainstream of investors.

Key Points: 
  • While ESG investors do skew younger, broad adoption and interest suggests ESG now appeals to the mainstream of investors.
  • Just as many investors (37%) say ESG opens up new investment opportunities as say they want to make a better world.
  • Natixis Investment Managers surveyed 8,550 individual investors from 24 countries, with the goal of understanding their views on the markets and investing.
  • Natixis Investment Managers multi-affiliate approach connects clients to the independent thinking and focused expertise of more than 20 active managers.

Director of U.S. Research and Co-Portfolio Manager Win Murray to Retire from Harris Associates L.P. in 2022

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 11:34pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --After more than 18 years at Harris Associates,including 10 years as the director of U.S. research, Win Murray will retire at the end of July 2022.

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  • CHICAGO, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --After more than 18 years at Harris Associates,including 10 years as the director of U.S. research, Win Murray will retire at the end of July 2022.
  • Mr. Murray has worked at Harris Associates, adviser to the Oakmark Funds and an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, since 2003.
  • "Win excelled as an analyst and later distinguished himself as director of U.S. research.
  • Mr. Fitch joined Harris Associates in 2011 as an analyst and became the associate director of U.S. research in 2019.

Causality Link Grows Team with Addition of Joseph Simonian as Technical Advisor

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

Salt Lake City, Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Causality Link, an advanced, AI-driven financial information technology provider, today announced the addition of veteran Bayesian networks (BN) and natural language processing (NLP) expert Joseph Simonian as Technical Advisor.

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  • Salt Lake City, Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Causality Link, an advanced, AI-driven financial information technology provider, today announced the addition of veteran Bayesian networks (BN) and natural language processing (NLP) expert Joseph Simonian as Technical Advisor.
  • As Technical Advisor, Simonian will help the firm maximize the possibilities of BN, NLP and causal modeling, and introduce Causality Links current and prospective partners to the full power of the firms platform.
  • "Im excited to be joining Causality Link, a firm at the forefront of applying AI and machine learning to analyze capital markets, said Simonian.
  • "Were extremely pleased to have Joseph joining the Causality Link team, said Eric Jensen, Causality Link co-founder and chief technology officer.

Natixis Investment Managers Named a Diversity Champion in the InvestmentNews 2021 Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 7:41pm

Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis IM) was recognized as a Diversity Champion in the InvestmentNews 2021 Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards during the fourth annual summit and awards program that took place in New York on September 21, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Natixis Investment Managers (Natixis IM) was recognized as a Diversity Champion in the InvestmentNews 2021 Excellence in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Awards during the fourth annual summit and awards program that took place in New York on September 21, 2021.
  • In presenting a Diversity Champion award to Natixis IM, InvestmentNews cited Natixis Investment Managers Solutions AIA Racial Equity Investment Portfolios launched in early 2021.
  • Natixis Investment Managers multi-affiliate approach connects clients to the independent thinking and focused expertise of more than 20 active managers.
  • Natixis Investment Managers distribution and service groups include Natixis Distribution, LLC, a limited purpose broker-dealer and the distributor of various US registered investment companies for which advisory services are provided by affiliated firms of Natixis Investment Managers, Natixis Investment Managers S.A. (Luxembourg), Natixis Investment Managers International (France), and their affiliated distribution and service entities in Europe and Asia.

15th Annual Invest in Others Awards Honor Financial Advisors for Philanthropy

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:08pm

ANDOVER, Mass., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Invest in Others Charitable Foundation ("Invest in Others") presented four awards from September 20 to September 23 as part of its 15th annual Invest in Others Awards celebration, which was held virtually this year.

Key Points: 
  • ANDOVER, Mass., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Invest in Others Charitable Foundation ("Invest in Others") presented four awards from September 20 to September 23 as part of its 15th annual Invest in Others Awards celebration, which was held virtually this year.
  • The Invest in Others Awards recognize financial advisors across four distinct categories for giving back to nonprofits in their communities.
  • Top sponsors included Advisor Group, Cetera Financial Group, Fidelity Investments, LPL Financial, Merrill, and Natixis Investment Managers.
  • The inspiration for the Invest in Others Charitable Foundation came directly from the financial advisors who invest in others by giving back to their communities with overwhelming generosity and dedication.