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Sep 17, 2014

BubblesThe use of simulated track records and vague language around methodology is heralding calls for more transparency in the smart beta market. But, discovers Nicholas Pratt, there are different views on how this should be achieved.

Sep 01, 2014

BostonThe annual Swift conference takes place in Boston from September 29 to October 2. Funds Europe found collateral management, T2S and fund management outsourcing will be the hot topics.

Aug 21, 2014

Oil pumpsIn the wake of anti-fracking protests across London, Heartwood Investment Management has declared the controversial technology is "here to stay".

Aug 13, 2014

Global chartsSchroders has made its quantitative global emerging markets equities fund available to retail investors in the UK, saying there is a lack of viable

Jul 18, 2014

BirdsThe rate of failed trades is to rise when Switzerland and the rest of the European Economic Area shortens settlement cycles by one day later this year. Stefanie Eschenbacher finds Switzerland may be better prepared than its peers.

Jul 18, 2014

SatelliteMarket surveillance of fund managers and traders has increased since 2007. Nicholas Pratt looks at how the UK regulator is evolving its budget and skills. 

Jul 18, 2014

DataGuillaume Fiastre of Taliance looks at why data management is so important in the new regulatory world for alternative investments.

Jul 18, 2014

BoatBack in 2012, the FCA challenged asset managers to develop back-up plans for when an outsourcing arrangement goes wrong. Nicholas Pratt examines market solutions.

Jul 18, 2014

Stuart LawsonStuart Lawson, Northern Trust, on regulatory change and how adapting to it reaps benefits.

Jun 27, 2014

Signing dealBNY Mellon has won a custody deal with Finnish pension scheme Valtion Eläkerahastom, whose custody agreement with JP Morgan will expire in December.

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