View more on these topics

Former M&G man Short joins City Financial

Business-General-Handshake-Hire-Appointment-700x450.jpg

City Financial has named former M&G head of risk Tim Short as its chief risk officer.

Short has been hired to support the equity, fixed income, multi-asset and alternative strategies that City Financial offers to retail and institutional clients.

He was most recently at hedge fund manager Rivercrest Capital, where he was risk manager for its European equity alpha fund. In addition, he was previously head of risk and fund manager at M&G Investments and has worked at AXA Framlington and Societe Generale Asset Management.

City Financial chief executive Andrew Williams says: “We are very pleased that Tim has joined City Financial to continue the development of our risk management capability across City Financial’s expanding range of equity, fixed income, multi-asset and alternative strategies for individual investors, pensions and institutions.

“Thorough and sophisticated historic and forward looking risk management has become the hallmark of all leading investment companies – it is in the best interests of investors and their advisors and the entire financial services industry that, robust risk management govern the work of investment management firms, and we are determined that this should sit at the very centre of everything we do.”

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up

Comments

    Leave a comment

    Close

    Why register with Money Marketing ?

    Providing trusted insight for professional advisers.  Since 1985 Money Marketing has helped promote and analyse the financial adviser community in the UK and continues to be the trusted industry brand for independent insight and advice.

    News & analysis delivered directly to your inbox
    Register today to receive our range of news alerts including daily and weekly briefings

    Money Marketing Events
    Be the first to hear about our industry leading conferences, awards, roundtables and more.

    Research and insight
    Take part in and see the results of Money Marketing's flagship investigations into industry trends.

    Have your say
    Only registered users can post comments. As the voice of the adviser community, our content generates robust debate. Sign up today and make your voice heard.

    Register now

    Having problems?

    Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3712

    Lines are open Monday to Friday 9:00am -5.00pm

    Email: customerservices@moneymarketing.com