Magazine Issues»May 2019

In a world of information overload, our panel tells us which asset-manager marketing campaigns they feel have won attention, before a broader discussion about marketing strategy.

Shoe_factoryJulie Moret, who leads ESG at Franklin Templeton Investments, considers what fund managers mean when they say they integrate ESG into their investment processes.

motorway interchangeMajor building programmes to boost ailing infrastructure could reduce the risk of recession in the near term, says Andrew Harmstone of Morgan Stanley Investment Management.

LondonFund search activity suggests UK Property is piquing investor interest, among broader strategies such as Global Equity, writes Tom Ashford.

Steven_FarmerUntil recently, we hadn’t witnessed any enforcement action under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). But, nearly 12 months on from its implementation, some initial penalties have now been levied.

Our panel discusses Chinese investment in Africa, financial institutions’ contribution to economic sustainability and regulatory concerns. Chaired by Romil Patel in Cape Town.

SharksFollowing recent regulatory fines for flawed reporting, Nicholas Pratt investigates how firms can avoid falling foul of MiFID II rules.

Anja_GrennerAlternative assets are set to rise but fragmentation is still a problem for the AIFMD, which is soon due for its second iteration. Managers need to rely on service providers more than ever, says Anja Grenner of Intertrust.