? Schroders has hired Andreas Markwalder as chief executive of its business in Switzerland. Mr Markwalder will join the UK's largest listed asset manager at the start of 2017 from GastroSocial, one of Switzerland's biggest social insurance companies. He succeeds Stephen Mills, who will become chairman of Schroders in Switzerland.
? Saminvest, a venture capital investment group formed by the Swedish government in July, has appointed Peder Hasslev as its first chief executive. Mr Hasslev joins from AMF, the SKr550bn Swedish pension provider, where he was head of asset management.
? Andrew Astley will join T Rowe Price, the $812.9bn Baltimore-based asset manager, as global head of product in January. Mr Astley previously worked for State Street Global Advisors, the investment arm of the US bank.
? RBC Global Asset Management, the $290bn investment arm of the Royal Bank of Canada, is expanding its US institutional business. Linh Pham DiPippa joins from BlackRock as managing Read More »from [$$] Movers & shakers: December 5