custody

Jul 29, 2015

Ship safetyNicholas Pratt examines the implications of an FCA fine imposed on BNY Mellon in April for breaches over custody rules, and asks if asset managers should be doing more to review their custody arrangements.

Jul 29, 2015

Breaking chainThe AIFMD may hold depositaries liable for lost assets in the sub-custody chain. But Nicholas Pratt discovers the debate on liability risk is still raging over grey areas. 

Jul 17, 2015

fCaceis McNeill TESTOwain McNeill has been appointed as business development director in charge of UK clients, at asset servicing and banking group Caceis.

Jul 10, 2015

Buenos AiresArgentina illustrated just how risky things can get for asset servicers after custody bank Citi was dragged into a political and legal row. Nik Pratt considers whether Brazil and Uruguay might pose similar risks.

Jul 09, 2015

New York cabNew York City-based fund manager Hamlin Capital Management has launched its first Ucits fund and domiciled it in Ireland.

Jul 02, 2015

GlobalisationCaceis, the French custody bank and asset servicer, has extended its business in Italy for Ucits and alternative investment funds with its appointment as paying agent by Cariparma Crédit Agricole Group.

Jun 26, 2015

Alan FlanaganBNY Mellon, provider of investment management and investment services, has appointed Alan Flanagan to the newly created role of global head of private equity and real estate fund services.

Jun 24, 2015

Man drawingFunds Europe presents the findings from its survey with RBC Investor & Treasury Services to assess the industry’s state of preparedness for Ucits V.

Jun 24, 2015

Our panel considers questions that were posed in the Ucits V survey. What is clear is that much of the advancement towards the Ucits V environment rests on more guidance from Europe, and that those with AIFMD experience will benefit in the run-up to implementation.

Jun 23, 2015

Ahead of the Fund Forum International conference in Monaco this month, Funds Europe catches up with conference delegates and participants.

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