Press Room

Changes in Normet Group management

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Ville Pasanen (45), M. Sc (Econ), has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer for Normet Group. The appointment is effective September 1st, 2018. Ville will be based at Normet Espoo office. ”Strong finance and control function is critical for Normet Group during the current fast business growth. Ville has both… Read More »


REYL & Cie wins two accolades at Private Banker International Awards 2018 in London

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REYL & Cie is proud to have been awarded Outstanding Mid-Tier Private Bank – Western European Region and Outstanding Private Bank for UHNW Clients by Private Banker International in London. The judging panel, consisting of senior investment professionals and journalists, acknowledged REYL’s impressive record, with the Group recording its sixteenth… Read More »


Argo Group Rebrands Ariscom to ArgoGlobal Assicurazioni S.p.A.

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Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO), an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance, today announced the rebranding of subsidiary Ariscom to ArgoGlobal Assicurazioni S.p.A. following the recent acquisition by Argo Group in March 2018. As announced in April 2018, Giovanni Tucci serves as Managing Director of the business… Read More »


Tradeshift Raises $250 Million in Series E Funding Round, Bringing Company Valuation to $1.1 Billion

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Tradeshift, the leader in supply chain payments and marketplaces, today announced that it is raising $250 million in a Series E funding round led by Goldman Sachs and Public Sector Pension Investment Board (PSP Investments). Additional participation comes from HSBC, H14, GP Bullhound, and Gray Swan, a new venture company… Read More »


Amundi announces the appointment of Stanislas Pottier as Chief Responsible Investment Officer.

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Stanislas is now Chief Responsible Investment Officer at Amundi. Previously he was Global Head for Sustainable Development at Crédit Agricole SA since September 2011 and a member of the Group’s Management Committee since 2017. Prior to this, Stanislas was Special Advisor to Michel Rocard, former Prime Minister and Ambassador of… Read More »



World’s first blockchain platform for marine insurance now in commercial use

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EY, Guardtime, A.P. Møller-Maersk, Microsoft and insurance industry leaders Willis Towers Watson, XL Catlin, MS Amlin and ACORD announce members of the marine industry are using Insurwave, a blockchain platform to support marine hull insurance. In an increasingly complex and ever evolving risk landscape, global businesses will use the platform… Read More »


International telecoms consultancy Cenerva announces global training deal to tackle regulatory issues in emerging markets

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Cenerva Ltd, an international telecoms consultancy with clients in over 50 countries, has acquired the Interconnect Communications (ICC) Training/TRMC (Telecoms Regulatory Master Class) assets from InterConnect Communications Ltd (a wholly owned subsidiary of Telcordia Technologies Inc.) to support it in meeting the need for world-class regulatory training for telecoms professionals… Read More »


Over half of UK individuals are not accessing financial advice, says GlobalData

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Financial services must do more to narrow the advice gap in the UK as currently 56.5% of individuals are not accessing financial advice, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. GlobalData’s latest report: ‘Customer Engagement with Financial Advice’ states that the industry should seek to engage those currently… Read More »


Dr. Martens appoints Kenny Wilson as Chief Executive Officer

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Dr. Martens is pleased to announce the appointment of Kenny Wilson as Chief Executive Officer. Kenny Wilson has extensive experience of leading high-profile consumer brands, including Levi’s, where he spent 19 years and rose to become President of the Brand in Europe. He is currently the CEO of Cath Kidston,… Read More »