fund administration

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.

Jul 07, 2021

AcquisitionFund services group Apex has acquired fund administrator Mainstream Group, prevailing over fellow fund services provider SS&C in a months-long bidding battle.

Jul 06, 2021

cryptocurrencies, digital assets, institutional investorsInstitutional investors and wealth managers who have experimented with crypto markets expect to increase exposure, according to research.

Jul 06, 2021

FCA assessment of valueFund management firms in a sample study were not implementing rules that should demonstrate how much value they provide to clients.

Jun 24, 2021

Cryptocurrency ETFsCryptocurrency ETFs were the only product structure in the crypto universe that saw a net increase in assets during the first three weeks of June.

Jun 24, 2021

AndreasYiasemides, Cyprus Investment Funds AssociationCyprus is gaining confidence that it’s ‘one fund at a time’ policy of growing the nation’s funds industry is working.

Jun 22, 2021

FCA TCFD consultation asset managers insurersThe UK financial regulator is seeking to toughen climate-related disclosures for asset managers, saying the current system did not meet investor needs.

Jun 21, 2021

asset_servicingFundsmith, a high profile UK fund manager, has appointed Northern Trust for asset servicing covering its Luxembourg-domiciled funds. 

Jun 17, 2021

Waystone MancoWaystone, a third-party management company (ManCo) provider, says it is extending its services from the fund level to the corporate level following a four-way merger between compliance providers.