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Pimco to pay $20m, settles charges over ETFs

The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that investment management firm Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO) agreed to retain an independent compliance consultant and pay nearly $20m to settle charges that it misled investors about the performance of one its first actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and failed to accurately value certain fund securities.

Allianz fund seeks China licence

Allianz SE said its German fund management unit has applied for a license in China to establish an onshore presence, following the example of its larger U.S.-based Pacific Investment Management Co.


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Fund manager started a conga line on the trading floor

Among the soundbites that came from a lengthy and, at times, bizarre interview with Bill Gross on Tuesday afternoon, was the fact that the bond fund manager started a conga line on the trading floor 'to let employees know it was okay to scream and shout and let it all out'.

Allianz's Asset Management Division Strengthens Brands

Allianz Asset Management, the new name for the holding company of Allianz’s asset management division, has announced a new corporate structure effective January 1, 2012, which will more clearly define two discrete investment management businesses, namely PIMCO and Allianz Global Investors.