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Macquarie Asset Management Appoints Michael Kopfler Global Head of Equity Trading

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:51pm

b'Macquarie Asset Management today announced the appointment of Michael Kopfler as Global Head of Equity Trading reporting to John Leonard, Global Head of Equities at the firm.

Key Points: 
  • b'Macquarie Asset Management today announced the appointment of Michael Kopfler as Global Head of Equity Trading reporting to John Leonard, Global Head of Equities at the firm.
  • In this role, Michael will be responsible for the strategic direction, daily operation, and management of Macquarie Asset Management\xe2\x80\x99s global equity trading desk, including maximizing technology and analytics and implementing innovative trading solutions to enhance client outcomes.\n\xe2\x80\x9cMichael brings a dynamic mix of industry knowledge, global leadership experience, and passion to the Global Equities team,\xe2\x80\x9d said John Leonard, Global Head of Equities at Macquarie Asset Management.
  • We are excited to welcome Michael on board to take our global equity trading platform to the next level with the integration of best-in-class, scalable, and data-driven technology solutions.\xe2\x80\x9d\n\xe2\x80\x9cI am delighted to join Macquarie and get started with the team,\xe2\x80\x9d said Michael Kopfler.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cEquity trading is quickly evolving alongside ongoing change across the asset management industry and embracing an ever-changing and evolving platform is a key component of this journey.

Delaware Funds® by Macquarie Municipal Income Funds Announce Dividends

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:10pm

b'Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

Key Points: 
  • b'Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
  • Macquarie Investment Management is supported by the resources of Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), a global provider of asset management, investment, banking, financial and advisory services.\nAdvisory services are provided by Macquarie Investment Management Business Trust, a registered investment advisor.
  • Macquarie Group refers to Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.
  • The obligations of these entities do not represent deposits or other liabilities of MBL, a subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited and an affiliate of Macquarie Investment Management.

Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. Announces Regular Monthly Distribution

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 9:50pm

The final determination of the source of all distributions in 2021, including the percentage of qualified dividend income, will be made by the Fund after Dec. 31, 2021.\nThis distribution will be payable on May 28, 2021 to shareholders of record on May 21, 2021, with an ex-dividend date of May 20, 2021.\nAbout the Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc.\nMacquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc., a diversified closed-end fund, is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

Key Points: 
  • The final determination of the source of all distributions in 2021, including the percentage of qualified dividend income, will be made by the Fund after Dec. 31, 2021.\nThis distribution will be payable on May 28, 2021 to shareholders of record on May 21, 2021, with an ex-dividend date of May 20, 2021.\nAbout the Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc.\nMacquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc., a diversified closed-end fund, is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
  • The Fund\xe2\x80\x99s investment adviser is Delaware Management Company (\xe2\x80\x9cInvestment Adviser\xe2\x80\x9d), a series of Macquarie Investment Management Business Trust, which is a subsidiary of Macquarie Management Holdings, Inc. (\xe2\x80\x9cMMHI\xe2\x80\x9d).
  • MMHI is a subsidiary, and subject to the ultimate control, of Macquarie Group Limited.
  • Investment return and market value of an investment in the Fund will fluctuate.

Macquarie Group Completes Acquisition of Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 9:28pm

In connection with this transaction, Macquarie and LPL have entered into a long-term partnership, with Macquarie becoming one of LPL\xe2\x80\x99s top-tier strategic asset management partners.\nShawn Lytle, President of Delaware Funds\xc2\xae by Macquarie and Head of Macquarie Group in the Americas, said, \xe2\x80\x9cWe are pleased to welcome the Ivy Funds shareholders to the Delaware Funds by Macquarie.

Key Points: 
  • In connection with this transaction, Macquarie and LPL have entered into a long-term partnership, with Macquarie becoming one of LPL\xe2\x80\x99s top-tier strategic asset management partners.\nShawn Lytle, President of Delaware Funds\xc2\xae by Macquarie and Head of Macquarie Group in the Americas, said, \xe2\x80\x9cWe are pleased to welcome the Ivy Funds shareholders to the Delaware Funds by Macquarie.
  • Both fund families have a shared focus on delivering strong investment results and an excellent client experience for all.
  • Waddell & Reed and Macquarie have been strong partners throughout the process, and we look forward to our ongoing collaboration.\xe2\x80\x9d\nMAM will retain Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.\xe2\x80\x99s asset management business, bringing $US76 billion in assets under management.
  • Macquarie Group refers to Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.

Delaware Funds® by Macquarie Municipal Income Funds Announce Dividends

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 10:22pm

Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

Key Points: 
  • Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
  • Macquarie Investment Management is supported by the resources of Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), a global provider of asset management, investment, banking, financial and advisory services.
  • Macquarie Group refers to Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.
  • The obligations of these entities do not represent deposits or other liabilities of MBL, a subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited and an affiliate of Macquarie Investment Management.

Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. Announces Regular Monthly Distribution

Monday, April 5, 2021 - 10:13pm

The Board of Directors of Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:MGU) (the Fund) declared on April 5, 2021, a regular distribution for the month ending March 31, 2021 of $0.075 per share.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors of Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:MGU) (the Fund) declared on April 5, 2021, a regular distribution for the month ending March 31, 2021 of $0.075 per share.
  • About the Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc.
    Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc., a diversified closed-end fund, is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
  • The Funds investment adviser is Delaware Management Company (Investment Adviser), a series of Macquarie Investment Management Business Trust, which is a subsidiary of Macquarie Management Holdings, Inc. (MMHI).
  • Macquarie Investment Management (MIM), a member of Macquarie Group, is the marketing name for certain companies comprising the asset management division of Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.

Delaware Funds® by Macquarie Municipal Income Funds Announce Dividends

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 9:54pm

Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

Key Points: 
  • Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
  • Macquarie Investment Management is supported by the resources of Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), a global provider of asset management, investment, banking, financial and advisory services.
  • Macquarie Group refers to Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.
  • The obligations of these entities do not represent deposits or other liabilities of MBL, a subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited and an affiliate of Macquarie Investment Management.

Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. Announces Regular Monthly Distribution

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 - 9:46pm

The Board of Directors of Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:MGU) (the Fund) declared on March 2, 2021, a regular distribution for the month ending Feb. 28, 2021 of $0.075 per share.

Key Points: 
  • The Board of Directors of Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:MGU) (the Fund) declared on March 2, 2021, a regular distribution for the month ending Feb. 28, 2021 of $0.075 per share.
  • About the Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc.
    Macquarie Global Infrastructure Total Return Fund Inc., a diversified closed-end fund, is listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
  • The Funds investment adviser is Delaware Management Company (Investment Adviser), a series of Macquarie Investment Management Business Trust, which is a subsidiary of Macquarie Management Holdings, Inc. (MMHI).
  • Macquarie Investment Management (MIM), a member of Macquarie Group, is the marketing name for certain companies comprising the asset management division of Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.

Canadian Solar Closes Japan Green Infrastructure Fund with JPY22 Billion Committed Capital to Develop New Projects

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 12:00pm

GUELPH, ON, Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, announced today the successful close of the Japan Green Infrastructure Fund ("JGIF" or the "Fund").

Key Points: 
  • GUELPH, ON, Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, announced today the successful close of the Japan Green Infrastructure Fund ("JGIF" or the "Fund").
  • Canadian Solar will partner with Macquarie Advisory & Capital Solutions ("Macquarie"), the advisory and capital markets arm of the Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG).
  • JGIF's mission is to accelerate the development of new projects in Japan with clear monetization strategies, and expects to grant first offer rights to the Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund ("CSIF", TSE: 9284), a Japanese-listed infrastructure fund holding operating solar assets managed by Canadian Solar's asset management subsidiary.
  • Together with Macquarie and other cornerstone investors, the Fund has secured JPY22 billion (US$208 million) of committed capital that will be used to develop, build and accumulate new solar projects in Japan.

Delaware Funds® by Macquarie Municipal Income Funds Announce Dividends

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 9:45pm

Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

Key Points: 
  • Macquarie Investment Management, a member of Macquarie Group, is a global asset manager with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
  • Macquarie Investment Management is supported by the resources of Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), a global provider of asset management, investment, banking, financial and advisory services.
  • Macquarie Group refers to Macquarie Group Limited and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide.
  • The obligations of these entities do not represent deposits or other liabilities of MBL, a subsidiary of Macquarie Group Limited and an affiliate of Macquarie Investment Management.