alternatives

Aug 19, 2019

New technologies and geo-politics will be high on the agenda at key funds industry events in the coming weeks, including at the London conference of Jersey Finance and at the Sibos banking tech event.

Aug 07, 2019

BrexitThe UK funds industry has racked up billions of pounds of fund outflows to offshore centres this year due mainly to Brexit uncertainty.

Jul 18, 2019

LionMulti-asset funds are evolving but require investors to become comfortable with illiquidity. Fiona Rintoul looks at what sort of assets fund managers and investors are seeking.

Jul 18, 2019

Our expert panel considers the strength of appetite for private-markets investment and hears the driver for it goes beyond solvency rule changes. ESG implementation and ETF usage are also discussed.

Jul 03, 2019

systematic riskFrance’s Lyxor Asset Management and New York-based Academy Investment Management are launching a systematic market-neutral global equity fund that uses wide data sets to minimise risk.

Jul 01, 2019

Ucits and AIF sales riseNet sales of Ucits and alternative investment funds (AIFs) saw a boost in April, totalling €43 billion – up €6 billion from the previous month.

Jun 27, 2019

Hedge funds suffer outflowsInvestors withdrew $3.78 billion (€3.33 billion) from global hedge funds throughout May, as consolidation pressure in the industry mounted.

Jun 18, 2019

Private markets strategies and greater distribution are within reach for fund managers as the AIFM model matures, says Kavitha Ramachandran of Maitland.

Jun 18, 2019

Massimo_GrecoMassimo Greco, European funds chief at JP Morgan Asset Management, says a 0.5% return will make a big difference as central banks pull back from stimulus measures. Plus, he explains why the MiFID II boost for proprietary funds may have drawbacks.

Jun 13, 2019

Shane_CoveneyDublin-headquartered law firm Dillon Eustace has made Shane Coveney a partner of its asset management and investment funds department.

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