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Nomura Appoints Mohamed Hassan as Executive Director of Hedge Funds & FX Sales

November 9, 2019

Nomura, the Japanese multinational banking giant has recently made an addition to its senior level management team as revealed by changes made to the incoming executive’s LinkedIn profile. The move was first made public via the executive’s LinkedIn page according to which, Mr. Mohamed Hassan – a banking and forex sector veteran with nearly 13 years of experience has joined the firm’s board of directors.

Institutions Dominate Proxy Process

April 5, 2019

The proxy process for publicly traded companies has been taken over by institutional investors at the detriment of retail traders and investors.

Monex Group to Launch New Discretionary Investment Asset Management Service in Spring 2019

December 12, 2018

Monex-Saison-Vanguard Investment Partners, Inc., a subsidiary of Japanese financial giant, Monex Group has today revealed its plan to launch new discretionary investment asset management service. The new service is named “MSV COMPASS” and is based on the concept of “MSV LIFE “, the company’s online self-directed asset management service.

Nasdaq Acquires Alternative Data Provider Quandl

December 5, 2018

Nasdaq has acquired Quandl, Inc., a leading provider of alternative and core financial data in order to combine Quandl with its existing Analytics Hub business within Global Information Services.