Mar 14, 2018

SurveyThe chief executives of global asset and wealth management firms are confident about growth prospects but believe that regulation, technology and changing consumer behaviour are ushering in a period of disruption.

Mar 13, 2018

European_CommissionA push by the European Commission to roll-out its long-awaited Capital Markets Union (CMU) has been criticised by two financial trade bodies.

Mar 09, 2018

Sustainable_investmentEuropean Commission legislative proposals that would force asset managers to consider sustainability factors when making investment decisions have encountered a mixed reception from three financial trade bodies.

Mar 08, 2018

Death sentenceTough post-Brexit rules on mutual funds proposed by the European Commission are seen as threatening the bedrock of Luxembourg’s success, finds Mark Latham.

Mar 08, 2018

Speach_bubblesProviders of third-party management company services are small, but the business has taken off in the past year. Though the list is by no means exhaustive, we present profiles of some of the emerging players in Luxembourg.

Mar 08, 2018

Data_managementLee Godfrey, CEO of Kneip, talks to Funds Europe about the importance of data accuracy and distribution oversight as firms seek to enhance efficiencies and controls in the middle and back office.

Mar 08, 2018

Key figures in the Luxembourg fund industry speak to Funds Europe about topics such as cross-border distribution, the delegation of fund management and the potential impact of Brexit.

Mar 07, 2018

Regulation, compliance HANetf, described as Europe’s first independent white label platform for ETFs, has appointed Carne Group to provide compliance services.

Mar 02, 2018

The governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney has called for the regulation of cryptocurrencies.

Mar 01, 2018

Mergers_and_acquisitionsRecent years have seen a flurry of mega-deals in the asset management world. With capital market reforms known as MiFID II coming into force deal activity is likely to continue.