Legal Advisor of the Year

2007_fe_awards_logo_148pixels.jpg  European Legal Advisor
of the Year
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Simmons & Simmons has an impressive coverage, ranging from key fund sectors, such as hedge funds and unit trusts, and fund manager mergers & acquisitions. It has an impressive list of clients and has carved out a reputation in the hedge fund sector, where its clients include RAB Capital plc, Schroder Investment Management and Fortis Investments. A large team, its depth of resource and breadth of experience attracted the judges. This is the second year that the firm has won.
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Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Put your money where your mouth is

Jun 10, 2016

At Kempen Capital Management, they believe portfolio managers should invest in their own funds. David Stevenson talks to Lars Dijkstra, CIO of the €42 billion manager.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: ‘Volatility is the name of the game’

May 13, 2016

Axa Investment Managers chief executive officer, Andrea Rossi, talks to David Stevenson about bringing all his firm’s subsidiaries under one name and the opportunities that a difficult market...


ROUNDTABLE: Beyond the hype

Oct 13, 2016

The use of smart beta investing continues to grow. Our panel, made up of both providers and users, discusses what the strategy actually means, how it should be used and the kind of pitfalls that may arise when using this innovative investment technique.

MIFID II ROUNDTABLE: Following the direction of travel

Sep 07, 2016

Fund management firms Aberdeen and HSBC Global meet with specialist providers to speak about how the industry is evolving towards MiFID II.