regulation

Dec 22, 2011

kiwi_fruit_slicesThe UK’s Investment Management Association says the introduction of a protected cell regime for open-ended investment companies will enhance the country’s competitiveness as a fund domicile.

Dec 19, 2011

ChinaChina is launching a trial programme to open up Chinese equities and bonds to investments made in offshore renminbi in Hong Kong.

Dec 14, 2011

SaleEuropean regulators want to shine a light onto the secretive world of derivatives trading. But critics say the laws would stifle the market and push up prices. George Mitton reports.

Dec 14, 2011

Reed_SmithNext year will herald a range of regulatory developments which will impact on the funds industry. We present a summary of each development, along with key dates for implementation or further consultation.

Dec 14, 2011

hedgesIt is a tough environment for hedge funds, which could lead to more demand for operational services as funds seek efficiencies and regulatory compliance. Funds Europe asked a range of administrators about their outlook for the admin business in 2012.

Dec 14, 2011

AnchorConcerns over global financial stability are eroding confidence in broader markets, with custodian banks having to re-emphasise trust and transparency as a result. Stefanie Eschenbacher reports.

Dec 14, 2011

ETFThe global exchange traded fund (ETF) industry has in some ways become a casualty of its own success.

Dec 12, 2011

Brazil-World-CupDespite the limited choice of stocks available for infrastructure managers in Latin America, the region offers some compelling investment opportunities. Stefanie Eschenbacher reports.

 

Dec 12, 2011

Royal Bank of ScotlandThe Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) failed because its management and board made a series of poor decisions at a time when banks were acutely vulnerable, according to a much-anticipated report from the Financial Services Authority.

Nov 28, 2011

Made_in_UKEuropean regulation is damaging to the UK economy, the country’s fund association says.

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