Forward Features 2015

2015 FORWARD FEATURES Contents MAY change: we aim to post month-by-month updates here a month before publication.
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Issue 133 - February 2015 Roundtable: Emerging markets
Features: Multi-asset, asset managment
strategy and trends, clearing and setttlement,
specialist fund administration
Issue 138 – July/August 2015 Roundtable: Swiss asset management
Features: Swiss report, equities,
ETF review, real estate
fund administration Funds Europe Awards 2015
Launch date, 1st July 2015
Issue 134 - March 2015 Special Focus: Alfi preview
Features: Equities, ETF review, data solutions,
distribution update and trends
Issue 139 - September 2015 Special Focus: Custody survey
Features: New frontier markets, bonds,
distribution, custody report, fund platforms Funds Europe Awards 2015
Submission deadline Friday 25th September
Issue 135 - April 2015 Special Focus: Administration survey
Features: Bonds,
Institutional Update, fund administration
report, foreign exchange (FX) solutions
Issue 140 - October 2015 Special Focus: Sibos preview
Features: Multi-asset management,
index review, sub-custody,
clearing and settlement
Issue 136 - May 2015 Roundtable: Marketing
Features: Cybercrime, equities, ETF review,
private equity fund administration, transfer agency
Issue 141 - November 2015 Special focus: French asset management
Features: ESG, equities, fund technology,
broker research Funds Europe Awards 2015
Ceremony at the Tower of London, 26th November 2015
Issue 137 - June 2015 Special Focus: Fund Forum preview
Features: German asset management,
bonds, index funds, custody update,
specialist sub-custodians
Issue 142 - Dec 2015/Jan 2016 Roundtables: China and India
Features: M&A, Asian fixed income,
exchange-traded funds, alternative fund

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.