Patrick Bloomfield elected next ACA chair

A raft of further appointments were also made at the ACA's recent AGM, including LCP partner Steven Taylor as honorary secretary and Isio partner and head of London Stewart Hastie as honorary treasurer.


San Francisco Employees terminates 3 equity managers

In memos detailing the rationale behind the recommendations to terminate the managers, staff said AQR, Causeway and QMA's strategies have underperformed their benchmarks and peers in the one-, three- and five-year periods.


Mark Barnett leaves Invesco after stretch of underperformance

Mr Walker will also manage the Perpetual Income and Growth Investment Trust, although the trust’s board served Invesco its notice of termination in April following an extended period of underperformance while Mr Barnett was at the helm.


Barnett Waddingham appoint Alpesh Patel

His experience across capital modelling and reserving, both at a regulator and in-house, enables him to understand the needs of his clients and work with them to develop tailor-made solutions that meet regulatory requirements.


TPR appoints Mel Charles as director of AE

Prior to his work with TPR, the qualified solicitor began his career at a private practice and then joined the Civil Service, holding senior positions in policy, financial management, risk and programme delivery.


Border to Coast makes new appointments

Rachel Elwell, CEO at Border to Coast, says: “We were established by our Partner Funds with a clear vision and purpose and I am delighted at the high calibre of talent joining Border to Coast to support us deliver on them.