custody

Mar 06, 2013

Alain DuboisNicholas Pratt talks to Alain Dubois, chairman at LyxorAsset Mangement, about the firm's approach to risk management and the impact of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive on its risk processes.

Mar 06, 2013

AlchemyPension funds with liability-driven investment strategies may have to consider turning lower quality assets into higher grade stuff as central clearing for OTC derivatives takes hold, writes Nick Fitzpatrick.

Mar 06, 2013

CastleLeading firms in Luxembourg fund management tell Funds Europe their predictions for the main themes of the Association of the Luxembourg Funds Industry conference, which brings together 900 industry professionals each spring.

Mar 06, 2013

LightningNoël Amenc and Frédéric Ducoulombier explain the Edhec-Risk Institute's recent proposal to create a new Ucits category.

Mar 06, 2013

Global settlementAdapting a back office to Target2Securities, Europe's new securities settlement platform, could cost as much as €27 million if a revamp of both settlement and custody systems is required.

Feb 20, 2013

RestructuringCrédit Agricole reported a net loss of €6.5 billion for 2012, following major restructuring in southern Europe.

Feb 15, 2013

CurrencyLegal cases against custody banks in the United States over currency trades puts the issue of foreign exchange outsourcing in the spotlight, writes Nicholas Pratt.

Feb 15, 2013

Kurt WoetzelThe legacy of the global financial crisis has seen a raft of new legislation arriving alongside new market requirements for capital rules, liquidity and collateral eligibility.  

Jan 08, 2013

MakeupNicholas Pratt looks at the role asset services can play to help struggling exchange-traded funds reach sufficient liquidity.

Nov 30, 2012

ParisRussell has changed the status of its Paris division to make it an independent management company, operating under the name Russell Investments France, as the firm seeks to expand in the country.

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