Paola Toschi and Kerry Craig, global market strategists at JP Morgan Asset Management, have studied the risks investors and markets see in politics across Europe in 2014, including the impact of austerity and the emergence of fringe parties.03 Mar 2014
Colin Camp, managing director of Products & Strategy at Dion Global Solutions, which specialises in business process automation, says those seeking solutions to Fatca should not forget the OECD's Common Reporting Standard.25 Feb 2014
Richard Frase, partner at Dechert LLP in London, Declan O'Sullivan, partner in Dublin and Conor Durkin, partner in Dublin, have jointly noted the latest 'chaos' to hit implementation of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation.17 Feb 2014
Limmat Capital Alternative Investments has gained Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (Finma) approval as an asset manager of foreign collective investment schemes.03 Feb 2014
State Street UK has been fined £22,885,000 by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for Transitions Management failings.31 Jan 2014
Industry body EFAMA has reacted with disappointment to the latest agreement at the EU level affecting the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II), citing a missed opportunity to ensure a level playing field with insurance products.20 Jan 2014
Isadora Pardo at Linedata in Luxembourg has outlined key considerations when considering solutions to facilitate compliance with the Alternative Investment Fund .06 Jan 2014
More than four in ten (43%) intermediaries believe that the new regime has improved the quality of advice they provide to clients with just 5% saying it has had a negative effect, a new study by Investec Wealth & Investment revealed.11 Dec 2013
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
Selectors are increasingly being asked to consider the merits of ‘smart beta’ on behalf of their clients, but opinion on its role in providing superior risk adjusted returns is not clear cut.
A selection of key moments caught on camera from InvestmentEurope's recent Fund Selector Bond Focus Italy, which took place in Milan on 4 March.
Helene Williamson, head of Emerging Market Debt at First State Investments, is set to contribute to the discussion at the upcoming Fund Selector Forum Sweden in Stockholm on 7 May.