Jan 19, 2021

SFTR, ATP DenmarkATP, Denmark’s largest pension fund, has selected SimCorp for support with EU and UK regulation that makes securities financing activities, such as stock lending, more transparent.

Jan 18, 2021

securities_financeDonia Rouigueb, head of sales for securities finance and repo at CACEIS, participated in our recent securities finance roundtable. She reflects on whether asset owners are likely to move their sec lending activity in-house and on broader issues, including steps to standardise market practice.

Jan 13, 2021

Ireland pin‘ManCo’ firm Carne Group has secured €100 million of private equity funding from Vitruvian Partners.

Jan 08, 2021

Guernsey_mapAs the jurisdiction’s regulator seeks to revise the rules of its Private Investment Fund, Dr Andy Sloan, deputy CEO for strategy at Guernsey Finance, talks to Funds Europe about the developments.

Jan 08, 2021

Matt_ShaferMatthew Shafer, head of international distribution at Natixis Investment Managers, tells Funds Europe about the rollercoaster ride that COVID-19 has put the industry on this year and how it fits into his department’s strategies.

Jan 07, 2021

Hong Kong roundtable Dec 2020Our panel of experts in Hong Kong look at how empowering staff through technology is the name of the game since Covid, the accelerating trend towards ESG investment and the major developments in regulation. Chaired by Romil Patel.

Jan 07, 2021

Asian_womanInfrastructure accounts for only a small slice of an Asian insurer’s portfolio, but in a stubbornly low interest rate environment, that is expected to change as firms search for higher yields while addressing urgent challenges. Lynn Strongin Dodds reports.

Jan 05, 2021

Stephanie_Sahla-JonesIn less than one year, new rules to regulate the pre-marketing of alternative investment funds (AIFs) such as private equity, debt, infrastructure and hedge funds are set to come into force.

Jan 05, 2021

Adrian_DaleRegulation has reinforced the importance of digital to the securities finance industry. Adrian Dale, head of regulation and market practice at Isla, reflects on this year’s actions and considers the next steps.

Dec 23, 2020

FundTech_Winter_2020_roundtableOur panellists revisit the subject of data and review the progress made in terms of standards, timeliness, quality and technology.