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February 12, 2014updated 04 Apr 2017 2:31pm

Psigma poaches Rathbones executive to launch Scottish proposition

Psigma Investment Management has hired Rathbones investment director Tim Wishart to launch an office in Edinburgh, Scotland.

By Verdict Staff

Psigma Investment Management has hired Rathbones investment director Tim Wishart to launch an office in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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In his new role, Wishart will be responsible for leading the firm’s expansion into Scotland, while also managing private client, charity and pension portfolios.

Wishart has more than 24 years of private client investment management experience, in which 12 years were spent at Rathbones. He has been based in Edinburgh since 2007.

John Howard-Smith, CEO of Psigma, said: "This latest regional expansion further leverages our ability to share the intellectual capital and expertise of the Punter Southall Group which now has 21 Scottish based wealth management specialists.

"Wishart’s wealth of experience and contacts will be highly valuable to the firm, especially as we build our presence in Scotland, which we see as being another very important cornerstone of our plans for regional expansion."

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How attractive are current investment opportunities in Europe?

Europe has been identified as one of the most favorable regions for investors, seeing high investment activity in the past year. Most of these investments have been through Debt Offering, valued at close to $700 billion. The region has provided attractive investments in a diverse set of companies. Companies who tend to major themes such Digital Media, Cloud, Artificial Intelligence, E-commerce, and Big Data are recording the highest number of deals, with Digital Media recording close to 2,000 deals. However, GlobalData’s whitepaper offers a full view of the market, analyzing less successful or attractive points of investment as well, examining statistics on Equity Offering investments and PE/VC deals. Understand how government agencies for economies around the world use GlobalData Explorer to:  
  • Track the M&A and Capital Raising volumes into their target market
  • Identify the top sectors in the target market attracting the investments
  • For any investment segment, identify the top Investors inside and outside the target economy that are already investing in the Segment
  • Assess and showcase the growth potential for various Industries in the target economy
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