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.

Feb 23, 2018

hedge fund strategiesThe amount of investors in hedge fund strategies regulated by the Ucits regime has shown an increase and is expected to rise, albeit slightly, this year.

Feb 22, 2018

reversing decision Fidelity International has reversed its decision made last year to charge clients for securities research rather than foot the bill itself.

Feb 22, 2018

Layered_coloursRecent closures of so-called ‘CLO 2s’ by Natixis and Axa Investment Managers highlight how securitisation has wound its way back into play in the asset management industry.

Feb 22, 2018

The Luxembourg funds industry association, Alfi, holds its European Asset Management Conference next month. Funds Europe talked to participants and others in Luxembourg about relevant topics.