Pactual inks institutional-distribution deal with Capital Dynamics

"Capital Dynamics is one of the best integrated alternative investment platforms worldwide," said Ignacio Pedrosa, head of third-party distribution at BTG.

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CCR Monthly Approval Report – January 2018

Legg Mason, Invesco, Natixis, Lyxor, and Degroof Petercam were the managers registering products in January 2018.

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Fidelity launches international factor-based ETFs

“Many investors have expressed strong interest in international dividend and value factor strategies,” said Greg Friedman, head of ETF management and strategy at Fidelity.

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Scotiabank property to take over Citi’s retail banking network in Colombia

Acquisition of Citi's 47 branches and 424 self-service access points across Colombia fits with Scotiabank's strategy to increase scale in Pacific Alliance economies of Colombia, Mexico, Chile and Peru," said the firm's Nacho Deschamps,

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EuroAmerica AGF closed 2017 as a market innovator

The Chilean asset manager launched a string of diverse products, including Argentine equity and fixed-income vehicles that captured the attention of institutional and family-office clients.

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Schroders bolsters Chilean presence with Banchile tie-up; eyes role in alternatives

The appetite for alternative products from clients in the region is here to stay, says Schroders' head of South American distribution, Alex Toledo.

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Colombian AFPs favored emerging markets and Europe in 2017

Emerging-market equity ended up being Colombian AFPs’ biggest allocation target in 2017, ending the year with USD 5.8 billion in investments and a 29.5% market share.

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Brazilian funds ended 2017 with USD 30 billion in offshore investments

The major sponsors of globally-oriented funds in Brazil - in particular Western Asset, JP Morgan and Claritas - all benefited from the uptick. The expectation is for additional managers to enter the space.

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Julius Baer boosts Brazilian wealth presence with Reliance acquisition

Julius Baer, which already purchased multi-family office GPS Investimentos in Brazil, has agreed to acquire 95% of Reliance Group, another large independent wealth firm.

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BlackRock: Boomers missing out on ETF revolution

“Boomers, who came of age during one of the most extended bull markets in memory, may still be holding onto a stock-picking mentality,” says Martin Small, head of US iShares at BlackRock.

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