alternatives

Apr 05, 2013

MuffinsAlternative fund services are a salient feature of the 2013 responses to our third-party fund survey, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Apr 05, 2013

looking glassSenior executives at third-party administrators surveyed tell Funds Europe about competition and challenges.

Mar 08, 2013

SealPension funds are asking fund managers to explain their plans under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at how they might respond.

Mar 08, 2013

With the regulatory environment for alternative managers about to change significantly under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), depositary banks discuss if the industry is sufficiently prepared. Chaired by Nick Fitzpatrick.

Mar 08, 2013

Luxembourg aims to turn the initially controversial Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive into a Ucits-like brand. The panel discusses the progress that has been made and looks beyond regulations from Europe. Edited by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Mar 06, 2013

cupcakeIt is a year since Bill Gross, co-CIO at Pimco, stunned the fund management industry with an exchange-traded fund based on his Total Return Mutual fund. Nick Fitzpatrick looks at how each has performed.

Mar 06, 2013

CastleLeading firms in Luxembourg fund management tell Funds Europe their predictions for the main themes of the Association of the Luxembourg Funds Industry conference, which brings together 900 industry professionals each spring.

Feb 07, 2013

Signing dealPrivate equity group Carlyle has completed its buyout of Los Angeles-based asset manager TCW from Societe Generale for undisclosed terms.

Jan 22, 2013

Pension nest egg 410State Street Global Advisors has launched a multi-asset fund for pension schemes that can switch its allocation between asset classes in a bid to increase returns.

Jan 21, 2013

Handshake5Swiss LGT Capital Partners has won a £280 million (€234.8 million) multi-alternatives mandate from Hertfordshire County Council.

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