Feb 20, 2018

FintechThe second breakthrough in a week for fintech firms operating in the UK asset management industry came on Tuesday when the financial regulator said it would consult on how technology could improve regulatory reporting.

Feb 15, 2018

RegulationsThe chief executive of Italian fund manager Eurizon suggested Europe’s capital market reforms had aided the firm in capturing a quarter of Italy’s fund flows last year.

Feb 07, 2018

Fees_calculatingThe French financial regulator has called for European convergence over performance fees after finding a number of funds did not implement best practices.

Feb 05, 2018

RegulationGermany’s fund chief, Thomas Richter, has called for a halt to more industry regulations until existing rules have been scrutinised for their efficacy and clarity.

Feb 05, 2018

BrexitAndrew Bailey, the chief executive of the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has called for a joint commitment by political authorities to agree a Brexit transition period by March.

Jan 31, 2018

Lean fundHSBC Alternative Investments Limited (HAIL) has launched a diversified loan fund, combining both loan investing and direct lending within a fully managed, alternative credit solution.

Jan 29, 2018

UK financial services trade body, TheCityUK, has called for “rapid progress” in Brexit talks ahead of today’s EU General Affairs Council.

Jan 25, 2018

The UK Investment Association has called for an “urgent early review” of the Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (Priips) regulation Key Information Document (KID).

Jan 22, 2018

Investors in 13 of the UK's top 20 bestselling funds of 2016 paid as much as 85% and an average 30% more in fees than had previously been disclosed to them, according to pension and investment consultancy, the Lang Cat.

Jan 22, 2018

Independent boards of a number of Baillie Gifford investment trust clients have written to the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority expressing concern about key information documents (KIDs) required under the Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products (PRIIPs) regulation.