Nov 01, 2013

BiotechnologyPolar Capital Holdings has launched an open-ended biotechnology Ucits fund to be managed by David Pinniger, who was recently hired from SV Life Sciences where he managed the

Oct 29, 2013

New York stock exchangeThe growth of fund platforms has led to a near doubling in five years of the number of fund assets sold directly to investors rather than via financial advisers in the United States.

Sep 27, 2013

Bob-KneipThe wave of fund management regulation seen in recent years has raised new challenges for the industry. Bob Kneip, chief executive at KNEIP, argues that the obligations brought on by regulation can indeed be opportunities.

Sep 27, 2013

Tim AndrewsEvery UK-registered alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) on July 22 chose the independent depositary offshoot of a fund administrator.

Sep 16, 2013

FaxKey processes within traditional and alternative funds are still dependent on faxes and even postal correspondence, leading to an increase in operating costs because of delayed settlement and accrued interest, says Aite Group.

Sep 09, 2013

Table mountainA fragmented, inefficient and potentially risky market, South Africa may soon get an electronic and centrally hosted mutual fund settlement and custody platform.

Sep 06, 2013

Skip SmithCloud technology offers a way for Luxembourg fund administrators to meet escalating global demands for accessibility, efficiency and scale, says Skip Smith at Confluence. He tells Funds Europe how increased workflow collaboration holds the key.

Jul 25, 2013

HandshakeState Street Global Advisors (SSGA) has formed a joint venture with Zhongrong International Trust (ZRT) in China to handle domestic fund management.

Jul 23, 2013

Much attention is being paid to the selection of the outsourcing partner.
Heavyweights of the banking industry are battling for the audience vote like a business version of X Factor, over an intense period of workshops and presentations.

Jun 17, 2013

London Stock Exchange GroupSource has listed four of its exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on the London Stock Exchange.