New KPMG publication aims at being a resource for understanding EU member state transposition of Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive.
Mercer has appointed Niall Clifford from KPMG as a principal within its Financial Strategy Group in the UK.
Tom Brown, KPMG's global head of investment management, and Charles Muller, partner at KPMG in Luxembourg,comment on firm's optimism that the asset management industry can play its part in a more stable and robust financial system.
UK Liability Driven Investment (LDI) market remains dominated by BlackRock, Insight and Legal&General as it grows 11% to nearly £1/2trn of liabilities hedged in 2012, KPMG survey finds.
US-based Outreach Strategies, LLC has appointed Caroline Baldwin to establish its European operations from a new base in Amsterdam.
Switzerland is not suffering extreme capital flight as a result of international tax deals, but the sector is still under pressure and analysts see a consolidation wave ahead, according to a report from data and services provider SNL.
Charity spending is gaining popularity among Russia’s finance professionals. Previously, charitable initiatives in Russia were initiated by expats, but now the locals increasingly want to “do something good.”
KPMG has appointed a number of partners and managing directors to its Alternative investment funds unit, to strengthen the practice as investment managers face an increasingly complex world with new regulatory requirements.
Investment managers continue to face daunting challenges brought on by a changing global regulatory environment fraught with unanswered questions and differing rules in each region, says KPMG in its fourth annual analysis of global financial regulations...
Sovereign wealth funds will play a key role in the "disappearance of hundreds of billions of dollars" from the private sector asset management industry over the coming decade, as some of the world's largest investors become investment managers by buying...
Performance may not result in the hiring of an asset manager, but it certainly is the main reason for firing them, according to a study of Europe's largest fund buyers by KPMG and Caceis.