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.

Jun 16, 2014

Handshake5The international arm of Caisse des Depots, a French public financial institution that controls €400 billion, aims to create an investment vehicle in Saudi Arabia with a tie-up with Kingdom Holdings.

Jun 11, 2014

Bitten appleThe Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive is draining resources of transfer agents at a time when price raises for their services seem near impossible. Stefanie Eschenbacher explores the consequences.

Jun 11, 2014

Wall streetInstitutional investors have long been aware of the negative effects of high-frequency trading and have traded large size orders in HFT-free zones for some time, says Mark Pumfrey, of Liquidnet.

Jun 11, 2014

MonacoAs senior executives from across the funds industry prepare for the FundForum International conference, we ask top individuals what will be the hot topics.

May 20, 2014

Gold fishAs consolidation continues in the alternative fund administration sector, Nicholas Prattexamines the implications for both administrators and their clients alternative fund administration.

May 08, 2014

Launch-ribbon-cuttingNeil Woodford has launched a new asset management company, Woodford Investment Management.

Apr 17, 2014

Mergers and aquisitionNicholas Pratt examines the 2014 survey results and finds that although administrators all face similar challenges, they are dealing with them in different ways.