iShares ETF (CH) and iShares ETF II (CH) are umbrella funds established under the Swiss Collective Investment Schemes Act (CISA) of June 23, 2006, as amended, and are divided into sub-funds. The funds are regulated by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (“FINMA”).
Richard Barthelmes, who has been publisher of Conde Nast’s Gourmet journal for the past six years, was named publisher of Travel & Leisure and have become group publishing director at American Express Publishing. NEW YORK (AP) _ American Express Publishing, which misplaced its publisher of Travel & Leisure magazine to Conde Nast Publications in May, is filling the job with a veteran journal executive from Conde Nast. Unlike Conde Nast Traveler, which has a important voice, Time & Leisure prefers to put in writing about places it feels it could recommend.
Officials at both firms count on a last agreement to be signed by the top of the month. The general outline of the partnership is given in a letter of intent announced on Dec. 23. It ended a two-yr search by American Express for an appropriate companion, which included severe discussions with a minimum of three other publishing issues. Mr. Ryder mentioned the journal …