regulation

Jan 05, 2018

QueueThe securities lending industry continues to push for greater involvement of Ucits funds in securities finance. Lynn Strongin Dodds gives the story so far.

Jan 05, 2018

Our specialist panel looks at securities lending from the point of view of Ucits fund managers, considering the hurdles and the benefits.

Jan 04, 2018

BitcoinFollowing a meteoric 18-fold rise in value this year, Mark Latham asks whether the volatile cryptocurrency – until recently the preserve of geeks and criminals – could become a serious vehicle for institutional investors.

Jan 04, 2018

Wheat_filed_high_yieldPrivate equity investment is back at a high level as investors chase yield. Catherine Lafferty looks at some of the most successful fund closures of recent months and what these funds are targeting.

Jan 04, 2018

Cyber_securityRecent cyber security breaches should have alerted private equity firms to the threats facing their portfolio companies, says Michael Corcione of Cordium.

Jan 04, 2018

Jersey-based infrastructure funds are set to receive more money from EU investors, our fund structuring survey suggests.

Jan 04, 2018

Big data2018 will see a raft of new regulation that will impact the funds industry. Following last month’s piece on the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting initiative, here we take a look at the forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation.

Jan 04, 2018

With MiFID II about to go live, Nicholas Pratt talks to a number of regtech providers about their pre-MiFID preparations and post-MiFID expectations.

Jan 04, 2018

Jonathan_BairdThe European Union’s focus on investor protection, especially in the retail market, deserves strong support and encouragement.

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