NEWS

Feb 23, 2017

FinTechDespite the pace of technological innovation, many firms are “digital laggards” for not embracing the opportunities.

Feb 23, 2017

Rio de JaneioroThe total capital invested in emerging market hedge funds reached a record level at the start of the year, as commodities recovered and the dollar posted strong gains.

Feb 23, 2017

Canary WharfDan Waters, former asset management sector leader at the UK financial regulator, has told his previous employer that he “fundamentally disagrees” with the regulator’s claim that the UK fund industry is uncompetitive.

Feb 23, 2017

Peter WalshDutch asset manager Robeco has appointed Peter Walsh (pictured) as head of its UK business.

Feb 23, 2017

London from the airSwiss private bank Julius Baer International has bolstered its London office with three hires, Loris Vallone, Luke Downes and Ella Riesco.

Feb 22, 2017

ETF, trading dataAssets invested in ETFs in Europe reached a record high of $599 billion (€570 billion) at the end January 2017, surpassing the previous record of $573 billion recorded in December 2016.

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Executive Interviews

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: This is the year

Feb 16, 2017

Mark Weeks, head of ETF Securities, reflects on Brexit’s trampling of the FTSE and tells Nick Fitzpatrick he hopes to see stock and bond inflows top commodities for the first time this year.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: A natural interest in the topic

Feb 16, 2017

Since 2016, Guillermo Ortiz has been a chairman of Latin America’s BTG Pactual. The former central banker of Mexico talks to Nick Fitzpatrick.

Roundtables

SEC LENDING ROUNDTABLE: Both a borrower and a lender be

Jan 11, 2017

Industry heavyweights, including agent lenders, discuss issues affecting the securities lending sector such as regulation and the types of collateral being used.

EMERGING MARKETS ROUNDTABLE: The re-emergence

Jan 03, 2017

2016 was the year emerging markets returned to the spotlight, as they regained ground since the 2012 sell-off. Funds Europe asked our panel if this appetite will persist in 2017.