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Federated Investors makes changes to Prudent Bear Fund management

Federated Investors, a large US investment manager, has moved the management team of the Federated Prudent Bear Fund under the alternatives/managed-risk product umbrella.

RMB Asset Management names director of institutional client services

Krista Rivers has joined RMB Asset Management as director of institutional client services. She will lead its institutional business development and client relationship efforts, raising awareness of the firm’s investment strategies within the institutional community and developing and managing relationships with clients such as foundations, endowments, corporate pension plans and family offices. Previously she held several leadership roles at Ariel Investments over more than 20 years. RMB Asset Management offers customised investment solutions for institutions, individuals and those who serve institutional or individual investors. RMB offers a broad-spectrum of both internally and externally managed investment programmes. RMB Capital, an independent investment advisory firm with more than $4.2bn in assets under management, operates in four distinct business units: wealth management, asset management, alternative investments and retirement plan consulting.

AIMCo names CEO for January 2015 start

The board of directors of Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) has appointed Kevin Uebelein as CEO. He assumes the role on January 5, 2015.

Cambridge University partners with New Investment Management

Cambridge University Judge Business School's Centre for Endowment Asset Management has entered into a five-year partnership with Newton Investment Management, part of BNY Mellon.

Harvard University names president and CEO

Stephen Blyth, currently the head of public markets for the non-profit that oversees Harvard University’s investments, will become president and chief executive on January 1, according to media reports.

Rockefeller names SVP to work with HNWIs

Rockefeller & Co has hired Charles Willauer as a senior vice president working with high net worth families and institutions.