Oct 18, 2021

Bitcoin ETFsJacobi Asset Management has been given the green light by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission to launch its first "tier one" bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF). 

Oct 11, 2021

Alain Rocher SGSS Sibos, the annual technology conference, takes place this week online and with the theme of ‘Recharging Global Finance’.

Sep 16, 2021

digital assets regulationThe head of State Street Digital, Nadine Chakar, has called for more clarity from global regulators on rules for digital assets.

Sep 16, 2021

Ucits fund feesRetail investors are paying fees to fund management companies that are highly competitive when compared with subscription charges for Spotify and similar digital entertainment platforms, a European funds industry group says.

Sep 11, 2021

Robot_handIn the financial world, open architecture defines an institution’s ability to offer clients proprietary and external products as well as to resort to in-house and outside products, services, or providers.

Sep 07, 2021

Ron O'Hanley State Street BBH acquisitionA major asset-servicing acquisition takes place in the funds world as State Street announced it will buy the investor services division of Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH).

Aug 19, 2021

China’s economy is posting strong growth in 2021, projected to reach 8.5% this year1 and putting the country on track to meet its growth target of ‘over 6%’. The country is attracting a new wave of capital flows, especially considering long-term investment opportunities. Simon Kellaway of Standard Chartered explains how international investors can tap into the China opportunity. 

Jul 27, 2021

Jersey investment funds ESGThe importance of ESG investing for alternative asset classes is set to escalate, according to a 2021 Funds Europe/Jersey Finance survey. Ninety-five percent of respondents to the survey said they considered ESG factors to be important for alternative investment strategies, with 47% deeming them to be critically important. 

Jul 20, 2021

Fund custody and depositaryAxa Investment Managers is to streamline the custody service provided for its UK retail funds.