French market authority AMF has released a study on the barriers to cross-border distribution of investment funds in Europe. The research first focuses on the European passporting system which the AMF finds “widely used” and “working well”. Some 80% of European Ucits funds and 40% of alternative investment funds (AIFs) have a cross-border passport in 2016 according to […]
Societe General Securities Services has been mandated by Notz Stucki Europe to provide cross border support services for fund distribution in the region. Notz Stucki is one of Europe’s largest wealth management companies, serving both private clients and institutions in the areas of wealth management – including discretionary and advisory mandates – asset management and […]
It seems European investors followed this old market adage in May 2015, since equity funds faced outflows of €3.1bn. But, even more noteworthy, the European mutual fund industry faced a slowdown in flows into long-term mutual funds. That said, the European mutual funds industry still enjoyed net inflows of €16.3bn into these kinds of products […]
Sales of funds across Europe hit €9.8bn in December – excluding money market funds – taking the total for the year to €230.4bn, which made 2012 the fifth best year for the industry over the past decade, according to the latest Lipper Fund Flash report.
The storms gathering over the eurozone may well cast shadows over the Swiss cantons, but local institutions are successfully navigating the turbulence.