Feb 05, 2018

RegulationGermany’s fund chief, Thomas Richter, has called for a halt to more industry regulations until existing rules have been scrutinised for their efficacy and clarity.

Feb 05, 2018

BrexitAndrew Bailey, the chief executive of the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has called for a joint commitment by political authorities to agree a Brexit transition period by March.

Jan 31, 2018

Lean fundHSBC Alternative Investments Limited (HAIL) has launched a diversified loan fund, combining both loan investing and direct lending within a fully managed, alternative credit solution.

Jan 29, 2018

UK financial services trade body, TheCityUK, has called for “rapid progress” in Brexit talks ahead of today’s EU General Affairs Council.

Jan 25, 2018

The UK Investment Association has called for an “urgent early review” of the Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (Priips) regulation Key Information Document (KID).

Jan 22, 2018

Investors in 13 of the UK's top 20 bestselling funds of 2016 paid as much as 85% and an average 30% more in fees than had previously been disclosed to them, according to pension and investment consultancy, the Lang Cat.

Jan 22, 2018

Independent boards of a number of Baillie Gifford investment trust clients have written to the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority expressing concern about key information documents (KIDs) required under the Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (PRIIPs) regulation.

Jan 17, 2018

Public_policySchroders has hired Elisabeth Ottawa as deputy head of public policy. She will join in March 2018.

Jan 15, 2018

Asset managers face a number of negative consequences due to the MiFID II capital market reforms, warns the ratings firm Moody’s.

Jan 11, 2018

Around 30 jobs could be created by M&G Investments’ pre-emptive Brexit move announced earlier this week.