Regulatory changes brought about by Dodd-Frank, EMIR and MiFID II are set to change the role of Futures Commission Merchants, which must respond with new business models and ways of using technology, says Fidessa in its latest White Paper.09 Dec 2013
The Barclays Equity Research team has analysed the changes taking place with part 1 of RDR turning one year old.03 Dec 2013
A new PwC poll of major UK asset management firms reveals that a third are unsure they have sufficient internal resource to manage their firm's regulatory risk.26 Nov 2013
Deloitte LLP, the UK member of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, says in its 2013 infrastructure investor survey that some 70% of such investors in the London funds community are exceeding targeted returns.25 Nov 2013
Members of the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes took significant steps during a meeting in Jakarta, to implement a global call for greater international co-operation against tax evasion, the OECD reports.22 Nov 2013
Sébastien Danloy, head of Investor Services, Europe & Offshore at RBC Investor & Treasury Services sees momentum behind Ucits V being agreed before European elections in 2014.20 Nov 2013
Max Rijkenberg, legal counsel in PAAMCO's London office and member of the Legal & Investment Structuring Group, has outlined key challenges created by the AIFMD, which could yet reduce choice for Europe's investors seeking alternative strategies.08 Nov 2013
The US Department of the Treasury and US Internal Revenue Service have published proposed guidance for Foreign Financial Institutions as defined under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (Fatca), and which are covered by Model 2 Intergovernmental Agreements (IGAs).29 Oct 2013
Survey finds twice the number of UK financial advisory businesses have increased client numbers than have seen them fall as a direct or indirect result of RDR28 Oct 2013
Kennox Asset Management is likely to target high end investment managers, and single and multi-family offices in Switzerland for the Ucits version of its Strategic Value Fund.16 Oct 2013
Italian asset management industry association Assogestioni has published a video discussing aspects of corporate governance and fiduciary principles.15 Oct 2013
Investec Asset Management has announced the launch of ‘super-clean' share classes across its UK-domiciled OEIC fund range to deliver greater transparency for investors in line with the Retail Distribution Review.02 Oct 2013
ESMA, the European Securities and Markets Authority, has published its final guidelines on reporting obligations for alternative investment fund managers.01 Oct 2013
Documents detailing answers to two sets of FAQs - frequently asked questions - have been posted by the US Internal Revenue Service as part of its ongoing work to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act - Fatca.20 Sep 2013
Money Market Funds play a critical role in the short term financing markets and regulation should not put them at risk, says ALFI.10 Sep 2013
Social Responsible Investing (SRI) is gaining ground across the European asset management industry, but Italy's is still weighted to the retail investor.
Henderson Global Investors has won the Group of the Year category at the InvestmentEurope Fund Manager of the Year Awards, with Polar Capital taking Specialist Group of the Year.
InvestmentEurope's Pension Fund Forum is taking place today, 21 November, in Zurich - offering a programme of individual speakers and panel discussion throughout the day.