SkyBridge's Brett Messing added co-CIO to his role as chief operating officer after the recent departure of former co-CIO Troy Gayeski.
Franklin Templeton promoted Tariq Ahmad, CEO of its Brandywine Asia affiliate, to the new role of head of Asia distribution.
State Street agreed to acquire Mercatus to add private markets coverage to its asset-servicing platform.
William Tsotsos was named managing director, Canada, for PGIM's institutional relationship group, a new position.
Michael Swell, partner and head of global fixed-income portfolio management at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, plans to retire at year-end.
SSGA's AUM hit $3.9 trillion, up 8.5% for the quarter and up 27.6% for the year on long-term flows and investment gains.
Carlyle Group and Mubadala Investment Co. acquired minority stakes in global financial services firm Apex Group.
Melda Mergen was named global head of equities at Columbia Threadneedle Investments, effective Oct. 1.
Fidelity International hired Miyuki Kashima, a BNY Mellon Japanese equity veteran, for a broader role covering all asset classes.
Abrdn CIO Rod Paris is retiring and plans to leave the renamed Aberdeen Standard Life at the end of the year.
Fidelity Digital Assets is planning to boost head count as demand for cryptocurrency services from institutional investors remains strong.
Yu "Ben" Meng was named executive vice president and chairman of Asia Pacific at Franklin Templeton.
BlackRock hired Valerie Speth to head up Southeast Asia investments for its $4.8 billion global renewable energy fund.
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Simon Partridge joined Russell Investments as U.K. head of fiduciary management solutions.
Money managers' operating profits failed to follow an upward trend in global AUM, as cost pressures and fee contraction continued to bite.
James Barber was named executive vice president, public equities, at Alberta Investment Management Corp.
Affiliated Managers Group agreed to acquire a majority equity stake in ESG-dedicated money manager Parnassus Investments.
William Davies will become global CIO at Columbia Threadneedle Investments in January, following the retirement of Colin Moore.
Ognjen Sosa was named chief investment officer of Breckinridge Capital Advisors, replacing Laura Lake.
Putnam created a new co-CIO role for its global asset allocation unit and promoted Brett Goldstein to fill the position.
Virtus will acquire credit specialist Stone Harbor Investment Partners, its 11th boutique asset manager affiliate, by year's end.
According to Sara Tirschwell, women and minorities have trouble advancing because they can't use their investment track records.
Ziegler Capital Management acquired Fitzgerald Asset Management, which specializes in sustainable infrastructure investments.
David Morley was named head of U.K. distribution at Candriam, overseeing institutional, wholesale and retail markets.