custody

Mar 17, 2014

Asset managers need the help of asset servicers as the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, Ucits V and a whole lot of other regulation hits the industry. The participants of our roundtable in Luxembourg discuss in which areas their clients lag, where the limitations of their help is and how blind dating introducing clients to a corporate network is becoming increasingly popular. Edited by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Mar 17, 2014

Handshake 3La Mutuelle Generale, one of France's largest mutual insurance providers, has appointed BNP Paribas Securities Services for custody of its €2 billion portfolio.

Mar 14, 2014

Brain neuronsDevelopments in the CSD market could see new entrants, changed business models and more competition. Nicholas Pratt looks for potential benefits for investment managers.

Mar 14, 2014

Jo VeldeFunds Europe talks to Jo Van de Velde about Euroclear's highlights of 2013 and plans for the future.

Feb 19, 2014

Dollar cloudsLawsuits and regulatory investigations have undermined pension funds' faith in foreign exchange rates offered by custody banks. Nicholas Pratt looks at changes in the aftermath of legal wrangling.

Feb 19, 2014

Lite upThe depo-lite regime was supposed to be a quick and cost-effective method for non-EU hedge funds to comply with the AIFMD. As the deadline approaches Nicholas Pratt asks why there have been so few of these alternative depositaries created.

Feb 10, 2014

Signing dealState Street Corporation has won a €5.6 billion asset servicing mandate from a Finnish pension fund, usurping SEB Group, a leading Nordic player.

Feb 06, 2014

BNP ParibasBNP Paribas Securities Services has appointed four people to newly created roles within its UK client development team for institutional investors in an attempt to win new business.

Jan 27, 2014

PensionandkeySomerfield Pension Scheme, the pension plan of the UK supermarket group, has appointed BNY Mellon to provide custody and investment

Jan 27, 2014

Mixed-chartState Street, the US-based combined asset manager and custody bank, missed profit estimates in its fourth-quarter financial results despite reporting a gain of 4.6% in assets under management.

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