Sep 09, 2020

hedge_funds_pandemicHedge funds posted their strongest five-month total return since early 2000 and one of their strongest recoveries in three decades, according to Hedge Fund Research (HFR).

Sep 09, 2020

Trader_screensBlackRock is to create a custom portfolio for a UK pension fund - a contract the asset manager partly won by wielding its Aladdin portfolio management system into the deal.

Sep 08, 2020

Meliosa O’Caoimh, Northern TrustAs Northern Trust celebrates 20 years in Ireland, Funds Europe speaks with country head Meliosa O’Caoimh about the firm’s journey in the country, and what her hopes are for the future.

Aug 27, 2020

smart_betaGlobal smart beta ETPs and similar products suffered substantial outflows in July.

Aug 27, 2020

japan_equityUS-based asset manager T Rowe Price has announced the launch of a Japanese investment trust targetting technology stocks.

Aug 25, 2020

funds_automationEurope's umbrella trade body for the funds industry says that automation in funds processing automation reached "new heights" last year.

Aug 19, 2020

blockchain_digital_assetsInvesting in digital assets – including funds - through tokenisation took a step forward after London-based Archax became the first digital securities exchange and custodian in the UK to be regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Aug 14, 2020

Funds Europe talks to ACOLIN's Daniel Häfele about excessive regulation in the cross-border funds distribution market and the overdue adoption of digital technology.

Aug 13, 2020

cloud_computing_simcorp_azureDemark-based SimCorp has adopted the cloud computing software Microsoft Azure across its external solutions and services.

Aug 05, 2020

CovidA Funds Europe webinar, in association with Backstop Solutions, discussed how fund managers are using technology to adapt to problems as diverse as capital raising and operational due diligence in the absence of face-to-face meetings.