Magazine Issues»November 2011

KL-Gates-LogoRobert Hadley, partner in K&L Gates' securities enforcement and commercial litigation practice groups talks about anty-corruption precedures company need to implement.

Man-on-tredmillThe complexity of fund structures and the demands of investors have made fund accounting a costly process despite the efforts to improve efficiency. Nicholas Pratt asks what can be done to help managers and administrators get ahead of the curve.

TortoiseThe implementation timetable for Target 2 Securities, the platform project devised to streamline securities settlement in Europe, has been delayed until 2015. Nick Pratt finds out what the implications may be for the industry.

RetirementThe body of rules and laws under which pension plans are organised has a huge impact on the management of sponsor and accounting risks. Samuel Sender of Edhec-Risk Institute, analyses where the pressure comes from and how to manage it.

Andrew_Baker_AIMAAndrew Baker, chief executive officer at the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) talks about hedge funds and their effect on financial stability.