Jul 22, 2011

Made-in-ChinaAs the twelfth five-year plan is outlined in China, Claude Tiramani of Lutetia Capital, expands on what this could spell for the country, its inhabitants and what effect, if any, it could have on the global economic climate­.

Jul 22, 2011

Western-BankThe Aifm Directive has placed much stricter liability on depositories regarding assets. Nicholas Pratt examines how these changes could impact the servicing of emerging market funds.

Jul 21, 2011

Pensioner-with-caneAlternative investments are playing an increasingly important role for UK pension schemes, which are more than ever concerned with de-risking, according to a survey of trustees and consultants by BlackRock.

Jul 20, 2011

Navigant_logoThe consultancy Navigant is urging the Financial Services Authority (FSA) to reject calls to delay implementing the retail distributor review (RDR) in the UK by a year.

Jul 18, 2011

ForumA forum for small hedge fund management groups has been created by the Alternative Investment Management Association (Aima).

Jul 15, 2011

IrelandThe Irish government has made clear its support for the nation's funds industry in a new five-year strategy.

Jul 08, 2011

Clarity is key to the development of the Middle East region as a fund hub. In this roundtable discussion, senior executives outline the main challenges and their outlook for the industry. (part 1)

Jul 05, 2011

Luxembourg has been forced to step back and take stock of the way things are done. In doing so it found that actually, the Grand Duchy is still a reliable and reputable financial centre, and asset servicers on location are more than happy to talk about its achievements. (part 2)

Jul 05, 2011

castleIf Luxembourg's funds industry was shaken by events of the last 18 months, you would hardly know it, finds Nick Fitzpatrick.

Jul 05, 2011

Northern Trust’s Luxembourg business focuses on the firm’s client-centric approach; offering complex, tailored solutions and building strong partnerships.