Mar 09, 2020

CurrenciesAs asset managers and asset owners grapple with multiple industry challenges, a growing number are considering entrusting their currency management to a third party. But what factors should they consider when delegating this key function?

Feb 26, 2020

Pensioner-with-caneNorthern Trust grew its UK pension assets under custody by more than $72 billion last year, a year-on-year rise of 8.5%.

Sep 10, 2019

Digital transformation will play an important part in shaping the future direction and success of the asset management industry.

Sep 05, 2019

Strategic_technologyFunds Europe talks to Romain Sauvage about Amundi Services, the asset manager’s third party services offering.

Aug 12, 2019

PartnershipHolland’s Kas Bank – recently acquired by pan-European custodian Caceis – has partnered with UK fund manager LGPS Central Limited for cost transparency and reporting services.

Jul 24, 2019

outsourcingThe incoming Senior Managers & Certification Regime (SMCR) has been cited as a key driver for fund managers and institutional investors to outsource their dealing desks – a front-office activity once considered too central to fund management to be handed to third parties.

Jul 18, 2019

Gary_PaulinIn a webinar hosted by Funds Europe, Gary Paulin of Northern Trust Capital Markets explains why fund management dealing desks form the basis of a new wave of asset management outsourcing.

Jul 17, 2019

OutsourcingSantander Asset Management (SAM) has taken a big step in investment outsourcing with the launch of a range of funds that will be managed by third-party firms Amundi, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Robeco, JPMorgan Asset Management and Pimco.

Jul 01, 2019

OutsourcingParis-based Groupama Group – which launched Orange Bank with telecoms firm Orange in 2017 - has outsourced custody of its investment funds to Caceis.

Apr 23, 2019

Asset transferFund manager Baillie Gifford is to transfer assets from its investment trust savings scheme to financial adviser Hargreaves Lansdown in a deal similar to the one between Hargreaves and JP Morgan Asset Management (JPMAM) announced earlier this month.