regulation

Mar 15, 2011

impactGlobal asset managers are bracing themselves for the impact of regulation and many believe that proposed changes will affect the way they calculate fees and fund rebates.

Feb 23, 2011

The New York Roundtable: in the second part of our New York panel discussion, Messrs Bowman, Masterson, Rudenstine, Salus and Wallace focus on US relationships with a variety of markets and drivers for development.

Feb 23, 2011

planetsInvestment managers are explaining how to deal with Solvency II, the tough capital-adequacy rules for insurance companies. Convertibles, emerging market bonds and derivatives could be sought-after assets. By Nick Fitzpatrick

Feb 23, 2011

spinning_roulette_410Volatile markets have been kind to dynamic asset allocation managers, finds Nick Fitzpatrick. Managers say if macro issues continue to dominate investment decisions, they will see more gains in both returns and business development. But are some basking in the afterglow of one good market call?

Feb 23, 2011

shakespeare_roseAbsolute return funds are hard to classify and the grouping of such products should be discouraged or reconsidered, says Angele Spiteri Paris

Feb 23, 2011

windfarm2_410Across Europe and the US, governments have been keen to promote 'clean' technologies by providing both financial and regulatory support. But are such incentives artificially distorting the market? Ilya Golubovich at I2BF takes a look.

Feb 23, 2011

It was meant to reduce the number of funds in Europe but according to our panel, Ucits IV will fail to do so.

Feb 23, 2011

In this part the executive panel discuss how Ucits IV influences cross-border distribution and how Aifm already affects alternative investments.

Feb 23, 2011

The New York Roundtable: we meet with leading US asset service providers in New York at a time when the most sophisticated market in the world is seeing a secular shift from equities to fixed income. 

Feb 23, 2011

tornado_410Samuel Sender, of Edhec-Risk Institute, looks at the issue of eligible assets in Ucits funds and the problems of misselling

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