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Luxottica included in the FTSE4Good Index Series

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Luxottica Group S.p.A. (MTA: LUX), a leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and sale of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear, announces it has been included in the FTSE4Good Index Series. Created by the global index and data provider FTSE Russell, the FTSE4Good Index Series is designed to measure the performance… Read More »


DARAG announces €260 million equity funding commitment in support of global growth plans

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DARAG, a leading legacy acquirer owned by Keyhaven Capital Partners, announces an equity funding of up to €260 million to support growth plans for the business. Funding is provided by Aleph Capital and Crestview Partners. Aleph and Crestview’s capital commitment follows a period of significant strategic development for DARAG, which… Read More »




Amazon healthcare business model could be inspired by Chinese online retail giant Alibaba, says GlobalData

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As Amazon warms up to enter into the crowded health-care space with the recent announcement to acquire US-based online pharmacy PillPack for nearly $1bn, the online giant’s business model could be inspired by its Chinese counterpart Alibaba, says leading data and analytics company GlobalData. The primary business of both Amazon… Read More »


THB announces leadership transition in European division

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THB, the specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces new leadership at THB European Division based in Amsterdam. Paul Lindeboom, co-managing director of the division, will retire as planned from his post on 31 July. Ricardo Borges, director at THB, will transition into the role of managing director of the… Read More »


MV Index Solutions Launches Global Video Gaming and eSports Index

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MV Index Solutions (MVIS) today launched the MVIS Global Video Gaming and eSports Index (Ticker: MVESPO, MVESPOTR). The index expands the portfolio of MVIS’ sector indices, all of which are licensed to underlie exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with approximately USD 2.9 billion assets under management invested, as of July 13, 2018.… Read More »


Federated Investors, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Majority Interest in London-based Integrated ESG Manager Hermes Investment Management

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Federated Investors, Inc. (NYSE: FII), one of the largest investment managers in the United States, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of a 60 percent interest in Hermes Fund Managers Limited (Hermes), which operates as Hermes Investment Management, a pioneer of integrated ESG investing, from BT Pension Scheme… Read More »


Crédit Agricole Private Banking Services becomes Azqore – Partners for tomorrow’s wealth managers

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Indosuez Wealth Management, the global wealth management brand of Crédit Agricole Group, has launched Azqore, the new brand for Crédit Agricole Private Banking Services (CA-PBS). The creation of Azqore, a newly independent subsidiary of Indosuez Wealth Management, follows a comprehensive strategic review that began in 2016 with an audit and… Read More »


BMS announces a tied representative agreement with Turkish insurance and reinsurance broker Rönesans

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BMS Group Limited (“BMS”), the independent specialist insurance and reinsurance broker, today announces it has entered into a tied representative agreement with Turkish specialist (re)insurance broker Rönesans Reasürans ve Sigorta Brokerlik A.?. (“Rönesans”). As part of the agreement, Rönesans and BMS will develop a joint marketing plan for Turkey and… Read More »