September 2008

CUSTODY 2008: HSBC View from the Top

stillabower.jpgPaul Stillabower, global head of business
development, Fund Services
HSBC Securities Services The greatest challenge in the past year
has been developing robust solutions to service the increased number of complex
investments to support our clients. We have invested, and continue to invest
and develop our data warehouse, our pricing engines and our middle office
solutions to meet client demand. In addition, we are supporting our clients’
geographical aspirations in emerging markets, which is a natural strength of
This is challenging and exciting at the same time. In the year ahead,
this trend will continue. We will continue to focus on profitable solutions for
our blue-chip client base and will continue to work with other businesses in
HSBC to deliver better products to clients. For example, linking our markets
division execution and financing services to our securities services business –
which we started this year.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Put your money where your mouth is

Jun 10, 2016

At Kempen Capital Management, they believe portfolio managers should invest in their own funds. David Stevenson talks to Lars Dijkstra, CIO of the €42 billion manager.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: ‘Volatility is the name of the game’

May 13, 2016

Axa Investment Managers chief executive officer, Andrea Rossi, talks to David Stevenson about bringing all his firm’s subsidiaries under one name and the opportunities that a difficult market...


ROUNDTABLE: Beyond the hype

Oct 13, 2016

The use of smart beta investing continues to grow. Our panel, made up of both providers and users, discusses what the strategy actually means, how it should be used and the kind of pitfalls that may arise when using this innovative investment technique.

MIFID II ROUNDTABLE: Following the direction of travel

Sep 07, 2016

Fund management firms Aberdeen and HSBC Global meet with specialist providers to speak about how the industry is evolving towards MiFID II.