Magazine Issues»October 2012

FatcaThere is a raft of new regulation in the financial services industry and many of the rules affecting fund administrators and, more specifically their clients, stem from overseas. One example is the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (Fatca), due to come into effect in 2013.

Businessman netLionel Martellini and Renata Guobuzaite, of the Edhec-Risk Institute, report on the benefits of adding long volatility exposure to equity portfolios.

KammelWhen thinking of the investment fund business in Europe, the Central and Eastern (CEE) region is not necessarily the first that comes to mind. This is because market structures differ between countries and because others have only small markets.