Magazine Issues»May 2012

looking_glassIf fund managers have little desire to change providers, then custody banks need to look for new forms of business. This is where alternative investment managers come in, says Nicholas Pratt.

James_HockleyIn the world of investment management, outsourcing is used as a sourcing solution for everything from portfolio management to technology.

CompassRevisions to the Mifid directive could increase investor protection rules surrounding ETFs. Felix Goltz, of the Edhec-Risk Institute, investigates.

Ian_SayersMany of the earlier investment companies started life as bond funds, the move into equities did not really begin until the Great Depression of the 1930's forced investors into shares because of bond defaults.