Apr 29, 2021

quant_investingDr Tatjana Puhan, deputy chief investment officer at ‘anti-benchmark’ manager Tobam, argues that criticisms of quantitative investing are misplaced. 

Apr 21, 2021

Digital ageThe majority of wealth management platforms are failing to live up to customers’ demands when it comes to digital features, according to recent research from data provider Refinitiv.

Apr 20, 2021

ELTIF blockchainBlockchain technology could help bring alternative investments to retail investors - and do so through the ELTIF, a fund structure that has not lived up to its potential, says Christian Edelmann of management consultancy Oliver Wyman.

Apr 14, 2021

Cyber padlockFrench asset managers have been warned that they could be nurturing a false sense of security over their management of cybersecurity risks.

Apr 07, 2021

diversificationFormer Schroders COO Markus Ruetimann has called on fund managers to use the pandemic to assemble a more diversified workforce with greater emphasis on IT specialists and data scientists. 

Apr 07, 2021

Private_jetThe growth in third-party ManCos is fuelled partly by private equity money, such as at FundRock and Carne Group. Nicholas Pratt reports.

Apr 07, 2021

Arrow_signsHampered by a lack of standardisation, the securities finance market is now undergoing a technological transformation that aims to reduce fragmentation, lower risks and increase revenues for many actors, finds Bob Currie.

Apr 07, 2021

initial public offering Distribution platform Allfunds has announced plans to list on Euronext Amsterdam and to launch an initial public offering (IPO).

Mar 31, 2021

StartupSeth Merrin, the founder and former chairman and CEO of buy-side trading network Liquidnet, has joined Neuravest Research as its executive chairman.

Mar 24, 2021

Outsourcing 1Axa Investment Managers (AXAIM) has become the latest asset manager to launch an outsourced trading service, following in the footsteps of other French asset managers like Amundi and Natixis AM.