Forward Features 2016


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Issue 143 - February 2016

Roundtable: Alfi preview
Features: Multi-asset, index products
clearing and settlement, real estate
fund administration

Issue 148 – July/August 2016

Roundtable: Global asset servicing
Features: Swiss report, equities - UK,
ETF review, Swiss fund administration,
cloud solutions

Funds Europe Awards 2016
Submission deadline, 26th August 2016

Issue 144 - March 2016

Special Focus: Distribution
Roundtable: South Africa
Features: Global equities, ETF review,
Italian asset management, 
transition management, South Africa

Issue 149 - September 2016

Special Focus: Sibos preview
Features: Spanish asset management,
managed solutions, global bonds, exchanges

Issue 145 - April 2016

Roundtable: UK distribution
Special Focus:
Administration survey
Features: Robo-advice, US bonds,
smart beta update, fund administration report

Issue 150 - October 2016

Special Focus: Custody survey
Features: Liquid alternatives,
investing in gold, sub-custody, custody report

Issue 146 - May 2016

Special focus: Fund Forum preview
 Marketing & Branding
Features: Asian equities, ETF review,
private equity fund administration,
fund platforms, emerging markets

Issue 151 - November 2016

Roundtable: Emerging Markets
Features: French asset management,
French asset servicing, French ETFs,
Sibos report

Funds Europe Awards 2016
Ceremony at the Tower of London
3rd November 2016

Issue 147 - June 2016

Special Focus: Specialist administration survey
Roundtable: Marketing & branding
Features: German asset management,
managed solutions, index funds,
specialist administration feature

Funds Europe Awards 2016
Launch date, 1st June 2016

Issue 152 - Dec 2016/Jan 2017

Roundtables: Institutional
Features: US managers, Asian bonds,
ETF review, hedge funds administration,
clearing and settlement

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.