Forward Features 2014

2014 FORWARD FEATURES Contents MAY change: we aim to post month-by-month updates here a month before publication.
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Issue 123 - February 2014 Multi asset management
Catastrophe bonds
Fund platforms Operations:
Custody update
FX brokerage
Issue 128 – July/August 2014 Pension solutions
Swiss report
ETFs review Operations:
Asset servicing roundtable
Issue 124 - March 2014 Equities
ALFI preview
ETFs review Operations:
Clearing and settlement
Technology - Data PLUS: Luxembourg Report 2014
Issue 129 - September 2014 SIBOS preview
Asset management update Operations:
European custody review/survey
Custody report Funds Europe Awards 2014
Submission deadline Friday 26th September
Issue 125 - April 2014 Nordic report
Passive investments (excl. ETFs)
Asset management update
European fund administration survey
Fund admin report
Issue 130 - October 2014 Multi asset investments
Frontier markets
ETFs review Operations:
Clearing and settlement
Fund admin update
Issue 126 - May 2014 Bonds
Spanish asset management report
ETFs Review Operations:
Hedge fund admin PLUS: Collateral Management Supplement
Issue 131 - November 2014 Equities
French asset management report
Distribution update Operations:
Fund administration technology
Regulation PLUS: ETFs Supplement
Issue 127 - June 2014 FundForum preview
Multi manager funds
Distribution review
Transfer agency PLUS: Irish Supplement Funds Europe Awards 2014
Launch date 1st July
Issue 132 - Dec 2014/Jan 2015 Bonds
Multi-asset funds
ETFs review Operations:
Exchanges & MTFs
Hedge fund administration PLUS: Securities Lending Supplement

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.