regulation

Mar 13, 2019

Memorandum of understanding The two fund domiciles of Jersey and Guernsey, which specialise in alternative investment vehicles, have gained agreements between the islands’ financial regulators and their UK counterpart that clarifies their funds will have access to UK investors in the event of Brexit.

Mar 12, 2019

Dried_up_lakeFive asset managers were due to take part in the first meeting of a forum that UK regulators organised to tackle the risks to the financial services sector of climate change.

Feb 28, 2019

Brexit_arrowsThe UK’s financial regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is urging firms to make sure all necessary steps are in place to protect customers from the what it calls the “negative impacts of leaving the EU, whatever the outcome of negotiations” – including the increasingly likely event of a so-called ‘no-deal’ Brexit.

Feb 28, 2019

Kids_3DThe private sector is proving an enthusiastic partner in a government-launched foundation aimed at promoting luxembourg’s fintech industry and extending its international reach. Bob Currie reports.

Feb 28, 2019

Building_foyerFunds Europe talks to Intertrust’s Anja Grenner and Simon Donne about the rising demand for ManCo services and why Luxembourg is becoming the domicile of choice.

Feb 28, 2019

BuildingChief executive Laurent Denayer, whose regtech firm UME supplies the asset management industry with automated due diligence on fund distributors, talks to Bob Currie about mutualising information for collective advantage.

Feb 28, 2019

Our panel discusses the European Commission’s cross-border funds distribution proposal and, in the post-Brexit world, Luxembourg’s role as a hub for cross-border distribution of traditional and alternative funds.

Feb 20, 2019

RiskEU countries will not have long enough to implement sustainability rules into investment fund regulation, the asset management industry has warned Brussels.

Feb 19, 2019

Trading_data_screenThree UK-based central counterparties will be recognised by European regulators to provide clearing services in the European Union (EU) in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Feb 19, 2019

BrexitThe European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has said that it will focus on the regulation of credit ratings agencies, trade repositories and the monitoring of third-country market infrastructure in the year ahead.

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