Alternatives & Private Markets

Jun 20, 2023

Inflows for Europe’s hedge fund industry were positive in Europe and took advantage of positive returns in May.

Jun 19, 2023

Private markets, growth, human factor, investor, private assets, investment management, sustainable, risk-return ratioHigher investor demand for private assets will bring with it a return of the “human factor” to investment management and a more sustainable risk-return ratio, according to experts.

Jun 08, 2023

Allfunds, head of operation, Pablo Sanz, Allfunds Alternative SolutionsFund platform Allfunds has appointed Pablo Sanz as head of operations for its recenlty launched Allfunds Alternative Solutions, which aims to deliver assets such as private markets to the firm's fund customers.

Jun 06, 2023

fact, fiction, commercial, real estate, debt, market, banking sector, commercial real estate debt problem, risk, loss, lenders, Rich Hill, real estate, Cohen & SteersRecent stress in the banking sector is not a systemic commercial real estate debt problem, and the risk of loss to lenders likely will be smaller than many believe, says Rich Hill, a...

Jun 06, 2023

LOIM, sustainable investing platform, Lombard Odier Investment Managers, sustainable, investment platform, SystemiqLombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM) has launched a dedicated sustainable investment platform in partnership with Systemiq.

May 30, 2023

Investors in private markets - both limited partners (LPs) and the general partners (GPs) - are shifting towards an "ESG or nothing" investment philosophy, with over three-quarters planning to cease non-ESG private market investments by 2025, according to PwC Luxembourg.


Thought leadership


This whitepaper outlines key challenges impeding the growth of private markets and explores how technological innovation, when bolstered by the operational experience and global reach of FMIs, can provide solutions to unlock access to private market funds for a growing investor base.


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Executive Video Interviews

Why fund admin tech is a key competitive advantage

Cian Hyland, Strategic Client Relationship Director at Deep Pool Financial Solutions spoke to us about how technology enables efficient data management, reporting automation and secure data access.

Insights from State Street

Cuan Coulter, Global Head of Asset Managers and Head of UK and Ireland at State Street, discusses how fund managers decide between the two cross-border fund domiciles, namely Ireland and Luxembourg, and why asset managers find managing data so difficult.

Unlocking access to private markets

Vincent Clause, who heads the global funds strategy at Euroclear and David Genn, CEO of Goji, sit down with Funds Europe to explain how technological innovation, bolstered by operational experience and global reach, can provide solutions that unlock access to private markets.

Sustainable investing in the DC world

Claire Felgate, a specialist in UK defined contribution pension schemes at asset manager BlackRock, talks with Funds Europe editor Nick Fitzpatrick about how - and the pace at which - DC pension schemes are adapting to the requirements of sustainable investment.



Join our webinar for a deep dive into the findings of the fresh-off-the-press EU Taxonomy 2023 Insights Report, based on Clarity AI's best-in-class coverage of EU Taxonomy reported data and CDP industry-leading environmental datasets. 

In this webinar, we discuss tools for optimising fund data management and distribution, the role of global fund classifications and ratings, and how technology and automation enhance data integrity and insights.