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New Head of State Street Investor Services in South Africa

State Street Corporation, the specialist in meeting the needs of sophisticated global investors, announced today the appointment of Stuart Platt Ransom to vice president and general manager of State Street's investor services operations in South Africa. Platt Ransom brings an

ValiCert Strengthens Management Team

ValiCert, Inc., a provider of software products that securely connect companies with their business partners over the Internet, today announced the appointment of Mr. John Vigouroux to the position of President of Field Operations with responsibility for ValiCert's global sales

Deputy Chairman of Misys to Step Down at AGM

Strone Macpherson, Executive Deputy Chairman of Misys plc, has announced his intention to step down from the Group. Strone, who is 54, will step down from the Board following the Annual General Meeting on 1 October, 2002 but is to

Northern Trust Boosts Sales And Marketing Team

Northern Trust Global Investments (Europe) Ltd. (NTGIE ) has made two new appointments to its sales and marketing team. Keith White joins as Director of European Sales with a remit to build relationships with pension funds in continental Europe and

New CFO/COO at Trafalgar Capital

Trafalgar Capital, the St James's based hedge fund manager run by Chris Aarons and Nick Cremin, today announces the appointment of Richard Szwagrzak as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Szwagrzak is expected to build on Trafalgar's existing

Katkov to Run New Celent Office in Tokyo

After growing at 45% in the first quarter of 2002, Celent grew at a blistering 74% in the second quarter of 2002, compared with the same period last year. Building on this growth, Celent is expanding into Asia, officially opening

Marion King Succeeds Gordon Younger at Helm of BACS

BACS Limited, the UK's automated payments clearing house, announced today that it has appointed Marion King as its new Chief Executive. Marion will join the Company in early September. Marion King previously operated as Managing Director in Reuters plc where

Liz East Joins Citisoft as Senior Consultant

Citisoft, the specialist investment management consultancy, has today announced the appointment of Liz East as Senior Consultant. Liz will be responsible for the implementation of operational process and systems solutions to all areas of investment management companies. Liz joins Citisoft

Romain and Cael Join CDC IXIS

Jean Gabriel Romain has recently joined the Custody Services department. As manager of the sales department "investor services" while Emmanuel Cal was made manager of risk control in the same business line. The Custody Services department, part of CDC IXIS