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SWFI – Movers and Shakers – January 22, 2015

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Paul Smith Named President and CEO of CFA Institute

Paul Smith has been named President and CEO of the CFA Institute. Smith was managing director, APAC and global head of institutional partnerships at the CFA Institute. The global body of financial professionals decided to hire someone internally for the role. Smith succeeds Dwight D. Churchill, the interim CFA president. CEO John Rogers held the role before Churchill.

Before joining the CFA Institute in October 2012, Smith was chairman and CEO of Asia Alternative Asset Partners. Before that, he worked at HSBC as global head of securities services and global head of alternative funds administration.

Kenneth Caplan Promoted to Global Real Estate CIO at Blackstone Group

Kenneth Caplan has been appointed global chief investment officer for real estate at The Blackstone Group. This is a new position and Caplan will report to Jonathan Gray, global head of real estate. Previously, Caplan was senior managing director and head of real estate, Europe for Blackstone. Harvard-educated Caplan has been with Blackstone since 1997 and has been involved in notable deals such as Equity Office Properties, Hilton Hotels, Trizec Properties and La Quinta.

Economou to be CIO of Lombard Odier’s Multi-Asset Business

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PGGM Executed its Inaugural Cleared Securities Lending Trade

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Service providers are keen on getting more beneficial owners to participate in the cleared securities lending market. [ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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Altitude Infrastructure Gets Financing on Haute-Garonne Network Project

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Altitude Infrastructure SAS inked a 25-year concession agreement and closed a debt financing package for the deployment and maintenance of an ultra-high-speed broadband network in Haute-Garonne. Haute-Garonne is a department in the south of France.[ Content protected for Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute Standard subscribers only. Please subscribe to view content. ]

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Guggenheim Partners Agrees to Acquire Millstein & Co.

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On July 11, 2018, Guggenheim Partners inked a deal to acquire New York-based Millstein & Co., L.P., an advisory firm formed by Jim Millstein. Millstein will become co-Chairman of Guggenheim’s securities business. Millstein & Co. will become part of Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking division of the company. Ronen Bojmel will lead the combined Guggenheim restructuring team.

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