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CLS Group Makes Strategic Hires to Boost Sales

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New York-based CLS Group, a company that provides a foreign exchange settlement platform along with data solutions, hired Angus Scott, Euroclear’s former head of product strategy and innovation. Scott is joining CLS as head of product. Scott will report to Alan Marquard, CLS’ chief strategy and development officer. Scott also held roles at HSBC Securities Services and the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

CLS Group also hired Lisa Danino-Lewis to be head of sales for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Previously, she was Head of e-Commerce Foreign Exchange Sales (EMEA) at HSBC. Danino-Lewis also held roles at BNP Paribas and London-based Broadway Technology.

In recent news regarding the company, CLS included Absa Bank as its newest settlement member, giving the company a stronger presence in South Africa. Formed in 2002 as a limited purpose bank, CLS is owned by banks and institutions such as Bank of America, BMO, BNY Mellon, Citi, Macquarie, DBS Bank, Barclays, Deutsche Bank and many others.

Capital Constellation Backs Middle Market PE Platform

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Capital Constellation is the investment platform owned by the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (APFC), RPMI Railpen, and Wafra Inc. on behalf of the Public Institution for Social Security of Kuwait (PIFSS). [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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Canadian Pension Giants Could Support Trans Mountain Pipeline Deal

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The British Columbian (B.C.) government and indigenous groups publicly oppose the Trans Mountain Pipeline project over a number of issues, which include environmental concerns (potential pipeline spills) and land protections. The threat of project derailment sent jitters to Houston-based Kinder Morgan, Inc., requiring the company to halt non-essential spending on Trans Mountain Pipeline L.P. Calgary-based Kinder Morgan Canada Limited, which owns the pipeline, is a listed company that is 70% owned by Kinder Morgan and 30% owned by stock market investors (float). Kinder Morgan Canada hired TD Securities to explore options regarding the future of the pipeline.

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Goldman Sachs Poised to Name David Solomon as New CEO

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Goldman Sachs is poised to name David M. Solomon, the firm’s president, as its new CEO, replacing Lloyd C. Blankfein. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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