Mar 13, 2020

PugBrussels is expected to postpone implementation of the Central Securities Depository Regulation. But the delay will be short and concerns about the detail remain. Bob Currie reports.

Mar 13, 2020

Paul_StevensInvestors around the world increasingly use regulated funds to help meet their financial goals, with assets in Ucits funds growing 46% in the past five years.

Mar 11, 2020

European_ParliamentHopes are high that a landmark EU agreement on how to classify green finance will reduce greenwashing and boost sustainable investing.

Feb 19, 2020

Ahead of its launch in January, Funds Europe discussed Singapore’s VCC framework with panels in Frankfurt and Paris.

Feb 19, 2020

Gillian_Tan_MASGillian Tan, executive director, financial markets development department at the Monetary Authority of Singapore, explains how it studied and adapted the best-in-class features from leading fund domiciles to cater to the needs of the city-state’s fund managers.

Feb 12, 2020

Real_estateThe FCA’s new rules on property funds came out before the M&G fund suspension in December and now everyone has their own ideas about managing liquidity. Nicholas Pratt reports.

Feb 12, 2020

Lasry_and_GomezWhile Brexit continues to cast general uncertainty over financial services, the Gibraltar Funds and Investment Association (GFIA) believes that Brexit is likely to have little negative impact on Gibraltar’s fund industry and could even improve Gibraltar’s rankings in the international arena.

Feb 11, 2020

Regulatory_reportingGerman retail investors placed €120.2 billion in open-ended funds last year, the funds industry trade body said as it also called for a “regulatory shift” in the EU that could unleash more resources for investment in technology and new markets.

Feb 05, 2020

Singapore_fountainHong Kong, Australia and Singapore recently introduced new corporate fund structures (the OFC, CCIV and VCC respectively), which are designed to be internationally competitive and entice asset managers to domicile investment funds in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

Feb 03, 2020

Our securities lending specialists discuss recent priorities, routes to market, collateral eligibility, performance-monitoring, decision-making and technological advances.