GAM has entered into agreements for the purchase of 100% of the
issued share capital in Arkos Capital -a Swiss-based investment
manager with assets under management of Sfr 664 million as at
31 December 2011.
GAM will acquire 74.95% of Arkos' share capital immediately
after the receipt of certain regulatory approvals, which are
expected before the end of the second quarter. The remaining
stake of 25.05%, which is currently held by the management of