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Apollo Partners with Hostplus to Launch $1.25 Billion Asia Pacific Credit Strategy

Apollo Partners with Hostplus to Launch $1.25 Billion Asia Pacific Credit Strategy

NEW YORK and MELBOURNE, Australia, June 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Apollo (NYSE: APO) today announced the formation of an Asia Pacific Credit Strategy in strategic partnership with Hostplus, one of the five largest superannuation funds in Australia. The new strategy launches with US$1.25bn in assets, following an inaugural raise that includes a $500 million anchor [...]

AGF Management Limited Reports Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

AGF Management Limited Reports Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

TORONTO, June 22, 2022 (Korea Bizwire) – AGF Management Limited (AGF or the Company) (TSX: AGF.B) today announced financial results for the second quarter ended May 31, 2022. AGF reported total assets under management and fee-earning assets1 of $40.3 billion compared to $42.0 billion as at February 28, 2022 and $40.8 billion as at May 31, 2021. “This quarter marked AGF’s [...]

AscendEX Appoints Shane Molidor as New CEO

AscendEX Appoints Shane Molidor as New CEO

Singapore, June 9 (Korea Bizwire) — AscendEX, a global cryptocurrency financial platform, announced today that Shane Molidor has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. He succeeds the exchange’s founding partner, George Cao, who will continue to support AscendEX as Chairman. Shane Molidor joined AscendEX (Formerly BitMax) in May of 2019 as Head of Business Development and [...]

Madison Realty Capital Receives Strategic Minority Investment from ICONIQ

Madison Realty Capital Receives Strategic Minority Investment from ICONIQ

NEW YORK, June 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Madison Realty Capital, a vertically integrated real estate private equity firm focused on debt and equity investment strategies, today announced that ICONIQ Investment Management (“ICONIQ”) has made a strategic minority investment in the firm that will advance its long-term growth and success. Terms of the investment were not [...]

Institutional Investor Publishes 2022 Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) Research Rankings, Including Local Regional Results

Institutional Investor Publishes 2022 Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) Research Rankings, Including Local Regional Results

NEW YORK, May 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Institutional Investor’s 2022 Asia Pacific (ex-Japan) Research results, published on 30th May (5pm NY), reflected the independent feedback of 4,813 portfolio managers and analysts at 1,406 institutions, an increase of over 27% in voter participation from 2021. Results were collated across 36 sectors, comprising 24 Industry/Macro and 12 Country/Region [...]

Daun Paris and Daniel Winey Join Board of Directors at Global Heritage Fund

Daun Paris and Daniel Winey Join Board of Directors at Global Heritage Fund

SAN FRANCISCO, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Global Heritage Fund welcomes Daun Paris and Daniel Winey to the Board of Directors. At Global Heritage Fund‘s May meeting, the Board elected Paris and Winey.  “With their experience and expertise in their fields, they will bring fresh perspectives and insights to Global Heritage Fund’s work around the world,” [...]

Investments & Wealth Institute Releases ‘Defining Wealth Management’ Report

Investments & Wealth Institute Releases ‘Defining Wealth Management’ Report

Denver, Colorado, May 25 (Korea Bizwire) — The Investments & Wealth Institute’s (the Institute) 2022 ‘Defining Wealth Management’ report will be included as a special supplement to the March/April issue of the Institute’s Investments & Wealth Monitor, which will be published this month. The report serves as a blueprint for sole-proprietor practitioners, teams, firms or enterprises [...]

Notarc Acquires the Panama Canal Container Port Terminal and Will Resume Construction of the $1.4 Billion Project

Notarc Acquires the Panama Canal Container Port Terminal and Will Resume Construction of the $1.4 Billion Project

PANAMA CITY, May 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Notarc Management Group (NMG), a LatAm-focused private investment and asset management firm, which last year launched its Panama Development Fund (PDF) and has led significant investments across the Caribbean and Latin America over several decades, has announced the acquisition and finalization of plans for the completion of the [...]

Development Bank of Mongolia Announces Early Payment Before Maturity on JPY 30 Billion Samurai Bond

Development Bank of Mongolia Announces Early Payment Before Maturity on JPY 30 Billion Samurai Bond

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia, May 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Mongolian Prime Minister Oyunerdene Luvsannamsrai has instructed the Development Bank of Mongolia (DBM) to explore potential options, including an early payment, to settle its outstanding Samurai Bond obligations. Following this, the Bank says it will be able to further manage its future obligations and improve its overall [...]