RBI okays Puri’s term as HDFC Bank chief till 2020

Since NSDL is a depository where share holding of more than 5 per cent is not permitted by a single entity, HDFC Bank first secured no objection permission from the Securities and Exchange Board of India.


STEP appoints new Chief Executive

He started his career with Barclays where he spent 25 years, the latter part as Sales Director and then Chief Operating Officer of Barclays Wealth’s International Personal and Premier Banking Division.


Robeco Poaches from Blackrock

She will initially be based in Hong Kong and will relocate to Shanghai in 2019, where she will also oversee Robeco’s wholly foreign-owned enterprise (WFOE).


Nikko AM adds new director

Nikko Asset Management (AM) Australia has announced the appointment of Naomi Edwards as a non-executive director of Nikko AM Australia and Nikko AM.


Investec AM hires for emerging markets

Most recently she was co-head of Pictet’s global emerging market equities product and managed a number of funds including the Asia ex-Japan Absolute Return Fund and the Asia ex-Japan long/short directional strategy.


Class chief steps down

Class chair Matthew Quinn noted Bungard's achievements during his time at the firm.


Bennelong boutique hires analyst

A boutique manager under Bennelong's banner has hired an investment analyst from Lendlease for a newly-created role.