risk management

Aug 14, 2014

Melissa BrownSanctions on Russia could hit European markets more than the US, it has been warned as fund managers assess the impact of rising geopolitical tensions in the wake of US air strikes in Iraq last week.

Jul 18, 2014

Human pyramidCorporate governance challenges are forcing managers to make significant changes, says Michael Hornsby, of EY in Luxembourg.

Jul 18, 2014

Stuart LawsonStuart Lawson, Northern Trust, on regulatory change and how adapting to it reaps benefits.

Jun 23, 2014

Dew-dropThe 'QIAIF' fund structure is a major statement of Ireland's intention to maintain and expand its regulated hedge fund business. But competition from the Cayman Islands is stiff, let alone Ireland's nemesis, Luxembourg. By Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Jun 23, 2014

Our Ireland funds industry panel talks about the country's role as a domicile and how it is adopting to regulatory changes, such as Fatca. Chaired by Nicholas Pratt.

Jun 11, 2014

Euro signHow will Ucits V affect the fund industry? Will emerging market assets rebound? And what asset classes have gained the most inflows this year? George Mitton asks the experts.

Jun 11, 2014

Companies are seeking cost-effective and high quality risk management solutions, a nearshore location, such as Northern Ireland can deliver both, says Robert Magee of Invest Northern Ireland.

May 23, 2014

Gold bars 1Barclays Bank and one of its former traders, Daniel James Plunkett, have been fined in relation to Gold Fixing, an important price-setting mechanism that provides market users with the opportunity to buy and sell gold at a single quoted price.

May 20, 2014

TruckIn the second of a two-part article, the Edhec-Risk Institute looks at further conclusions from its recent survey of the liability-driven investing practices of European pension funds.

May 15, 2014

Anthony BelchambersThe cost of more severe and intensely supervised capital, business conduct and market integrity requirements will largely be born by the institutional and corporate buy side, either directly or as a pass-through cost.