By Adam Cadle
Carmignac Gestion, a European asset management company, has announced the opening of its new London office at 29 Cornhill as it expands its commitment to the European market.
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Rothschild & Cie Gestion and HDF, the creator of the first fund of alternative funds in France have announced that they are to merge their multi-management activities. The activities will be managed by Rothschild HDF Investment Solutions, 67% owned by Rotschild & Cie Gestion and 33% by HDF Group.
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The O2 Pension Plan has selected BlackRock as investment only defined contribution (DC) provider, to £30million in assets. The deal, for which O2 has selected BlackRock's DC Diversified Growth Fund as part of its default option, means the 3,000 members of the fund will be able to select BlackRock funds, including its DC UK Focus Fund