Mar 24, 2015

ChainA number of depositary banks in Luxembourg say it is safe to trade in the Hong Kong-Shanghai Stock Connect programme, despite investor-protection concerns for Ucits funds. Nick Fitzpatrick finds out why.

Mar 24, 2015

Bing Li, who heads the asset management division of Chinese bank ICBC, joined our Luxembourg roundtable to discuss how Luxembourg and China’s asset management industries are connecting with each other. Chaired by Nick Fitzpatrick. 

Mar 24, 2015

Singling out delegation of responsibilities as an outstanding issue, Luxembourg asset servicers outline the work completed – and still necessary – for them and their clients to make the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive fully operational.

Mar 19, 2015

The twin regulatory requirements of greater transparency and asset segregation create tough challenges for distributors, fund managers and their asset servicers. A processing model based on a single omnibus account is looking less and less suitable.

Mar 12, 2015

Signing contractNorthern Trust has collaborated with ABN Amro to launch a range of Dutch-domiciled passive funds investing in equities and real estate for ABN Amro’s private and retail clients.

Feb 27, 2015

Chairmans roomSumi Trust Global Asset Services' chief executive officer (CEO), Karl McEneff, is exchanging his executive responsibilities for the role of chairman and

Feb 25, 2015

RenminbiFullgoal Asset Management in Hong Kong has appointed Deutsche Bank as custodian and fund services provider for 'RQFII' assets, it was announced recently.

Feb 23, 2015

Global riseHSBC has reported a 6% rise in funds managed by its asset management unit and a 3% increase in assets kept in safekeeping by its custody business.

Feb 20, 2015

David BragaBNP Paribas Securities Services (BNPPSS) has appointed David Braga as head of Australia and New Zealand.

Jan 29, 2015

LaunchSumi Trust Global Asset Services will be the exclusive distributor of BlueBay's Global Investment Grade Credit Fund in Japan.