Dec 05, 2019

ESG_imageAmundi has launched a disruptive trends private equity strategy targeting European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) using environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.

Dec 05, 2019

The application of new technology is important in helping the investment funds industry to win new business and to deliver secure, efficient services.

Dec 04, 2019

Blockchain_technologyDeutsche Börse and Luxembourg-based fintech HQLAx have launched a jointly-developed distributed ledger technology (DLT) product designed to enable frictionless collateral swaps in the securities lending market.

Dec 03, 2019

BitcoinWisdomTree has launched a physically-backed bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP) on the Swiss Stock Exchange.

Nov 20, 2019

Data analyticsThe use of advanced analytics and alternative data in the asset management industry is expected to increase significantly over the next three years but more investment is required to realise firms’ capabilities in these fields, a report has found.

Nov 19, 2019

fintechBNP Paribas Securities Services has bought a stake in a fintech firm and says it will provide better information about investment in private equity and similar assets.

Nov 15, 2019

Gold, bitcoin, blockchainThis is the year the French funds regulator forged a path for alternative funds and custody banks to facilitate crypto investment. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Nov 15, 2019

Euro_cashAsset managers have changed the way they talk to clients in order to remain relevant – but as a panel of experts told a technology conference, now they need to offer even more convenience.

Nov 15, 2019

KeysA framework for the custody of digital assets is needed for funds development in the crypto universe. Funds Europe speaks to some of the largest custodians to find out what the future holds.

Nov 15, 2019

CubesFunds Europe talks to Milestone Group about the increased importance of asset allocation and the need for a total portfolio view.