technology

Feb 21, 2012

AmbasuthanAmbasuthan Jananayagam, of Point Nine Financial Technologies, tells us how the realtionship between society and technology is changing.

Feb 21, 2012

Darren-StainrodDarren Stainrod, the chairman of the Cayman Islands Fund Administrators Association, tells us why Cayman countries are so attractive to global funds administrators.

Feb 16, 2012

Mena_Story_ImageAbraaj Capital, a private equity manager investing in the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Turkey, has pointed Citi to provide fund administration services for a US$ 650 million (€495 million) fund.

Feb 09, 2012

Europe_mapEuropean financial sector earnings are expected to grow by 24% in this year, according to estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ.

Feb 03, 2012

Euro_equities_declineEuropean equities would drop in value by an estimated 20% if Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece and Spain (PIIGS) were to leave the eurozone, according to estimates from technology provider SunGard. The firm estimates EU banking stocks would be particularly hard hit and sustain a 25% loss, while global equities would also be severely affected with a 15% decline.

Jan 24, 2012

Rising-graphAltana Wealth has launched a fund aiming to protect investor capital by investing in financial and commodity futures markets, which are likely to be affected by volatile prices.

Jan 03, 2012

Breaking_euroThere is a 99% probability the euro will break up in the next decade, according to predictions by a leading think thank, released just days after the single currency turned ten.

Dec 14, 2011

ArestedRecent legal action has highlighted the importance of due diligence in running and administering hedge funds. Nicholas Pratt examines the likely impact on current practice.

Dec 14, 2011

hedgesIt is a tough environment for hedge funds, which could lead to more demand for operational services as funds seek efficiencies and regulatory compliance. Funds Europe asked a range of administrators about their outlook for the admin business in 2012.

Dec 14, 2011

Jigsaw_puzzleNicholas Pratt reviews the major outsourcing mandates of the year and talks to some players about trends and concepts that are likely to appear in 2012.

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