Data Science Meet-Up Armstrong International is proud to bring together like-minded senior industry professionals to discuss and share knowledge on emerging industry subjects which will directly impact their organisation’s current and future resourcing requirements. The latest in this series was a Data Science meet-up. In mid-February, Armstrong International hosted its first Data Science meet-up with guest speakers…

People Moves: 10th – 23rd February Buy Side Amundi – Diego Franzin has been named Head of Amundi’s Equity Investment platform Amundi – Alexandre Drabowicz as Deputy Head of its Equity Investment Platform Jupiter Asset Management has announced the appointment of Talib Sheikh as Head of Strategy, Multi-Asset GoldenTree Asset Management partner Frederick Haddad has…

Will North “The Toughest Footrace on Earth”, The Marathon des Sables In April 2018, Armstrong’s very own Will North will be taking part in the “Toughest Footrace on Earth” (Discovery Channel). The Marathon des Sables is a truly gruelling six-day multi-stage ultramarathon taking him 250km (150 miles) across one of the world’s most inhospitable environments,…

What the GDPR Means for the Banking Industry Standfirst: New regulations put customers in control of their own data and could have major implications for the banking industry. The rise of digital technology and the increased use of data has transformed the banking industry. It’s opened up a host of possibilities, but as so often…

The sustainable and ethical investment sector is growing. Where is this going and how should managers react? Sustainable and ethical investment is on the march as consumers and investors begin to show an appetite for funds which do more than just make money. However, how strong is this so-called boom and can these funds really…

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