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Dec 07, 2017

Fund automationTransfer agents were unable to increase their automation rates for cross-border fund orders during a recent period of record sales, though they maintained a high level of automation in line with industry targets.

Dec 07, 2017

MillennialWhether viewed as cappuccino-buying money wasters or cash-strapped buyers of iPhones, millennials often stand accused of not saving enough money.

Dec 07, 2017

Emerging_marketsBlackRock has launched an emerging markets short duration bond fund, saying that investors were seeking asset classes with a higher return potential but aiming to mitigate interest-rate risk.

Dec 06, 2017

Digital_currency_bitcoinCoutts, the UK’s most exclusive private bank which counts the royal family amongst its clients, has warned that electronic currencies like bitcoin “have nothing but sentiment backing them up” and could be part of a tech bubble that will eventually burst.

Dec 06, 2017

Big_BenThe UK government has moved to strengthen the country’s asset management industry by creating centres of excellence and involving more fintech.

Dec 06, 2017

Contract_handshakeDutch pension scheme Ahold Pensioenfonds has appointed BNP Paribas Securities Services as global custodian.

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