risk management

Sep 17, 2014

In January 2014, Russell Investments conducted a survey of equity investment decision makers from almost 200 asset owners across North America, Europe and the Middle East to better understand perceptions of smart beta.

Sep 01, 2014

Statue of libertyEuropean market harmonisation is at the heart of Mifid II, but to work well for asset managers it must harmonise with global regulations. Unfortun ately, it may not do, finds Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Sep 01, 2014

VaultCustodians and fund managers are marching onwards with adapting to the AIFMD. Other regulations, such as Emir and T2S, are likely to become dominant in the year ahead, custody bosses tell Funds Europe.

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.

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