Kames Capital, the Edinburgh-headquartered investment arm of Aegon, has registered with US the Securities and Exchange Commission as an investment adviser, as it prepares to enter the US market. The entry will enable Kames Capital to offer US investors access to two of its global equity strategies: the Kames Global Equity Income strategy and the Kames […]
Specialist investment management business Kames Capital has partnered with Latin American investment and financial advisory firm HMC Capital, in a bid to to enter the Chilean investment market for the first time. Through HMC Capital, Chilean pension funds now have access to the Kames High Yield Global Bond Fund which has been approved by the […]
Kames Capital has launched a Dublin-based US dollar-denominated short dated high yield bond fund. The Kames Short Dated High Yield Global Bond fund, will be managed by Stephen Baines and David Ennett, supported by Jack Holmes. The fund aims to deliver a “mid-single digit percent per annum returns through the cycle, while maintaining low interest rate […]
Brian Jack has been appointed head of treasury at Kames Capital, the UK based manager Jack will report to head of investment implementation Bob Laws, and will be responsible for overseeing management of the cash and liquidity team, and assets of more than £5bn. Jack joins from Ignis Asset Management, where he headed the Cash […]
A selection of key moments from the first day of the InvestmentEurope Spring Pan-European Fund Selector Summit 2015, which took place at the Beau Rivage Hotel in Lausanne.
UK specialist investment management business Kames Capital has announced plans to rebrand its Inflation Linked fund as the Kames Diversified Growth fund. The new name of the fund is expected to take effect as of 27 April 2015. It aims to better reflect the fund’s underlying strategy, to help investors to better understand its objectives and help them […]
Stephen Snowden, investment manager at Kames Capital will join the Spring Pan-European Fund Selector Summit, taking place in Lausanne 28-30 April. Snowden works in the fixed income team, and specialises in investment grade credit. He co-manages two investment grade bond funds and an absolute return bond fund. He joined Kames Capital in 2011 from Old […]
Kames Capital, which currently manages some £8.8bn on behalf of institutional investors, has appointed Peter Ball as director of its institutional business and head of business development at its parent Aegon Asset Management. Ball will report to Kames CEO Martin Davis. He first started working with Kames in March 2014 on a consultancy basis. The […]