Magazine Issues»June 2017

Guernsey_Funds_Forum_2017Crispin Odey used his keynote speech at the recent Guernsey Funds Forum in London to urge investors to return to the ‘first principles’ of investment.

UCITS has become a global brand. As uptake of AIFMD increases, can the EU’s directive for alternative investment funds achieve the same status? Justin Partington, recently appointed group fund solutions leader at SGG in Luxembourg, ponders this and other questions.

Thomas_RichterImagine if police traffic control were no longer financed through taxes but through annual fees on motorists and cyclists. Sounds absurd?