Oct 18, 2019

BuildingsThe Funds Europe directory features custodians who responded to our survey. A Q&A section with senior executives focuses on challenges for fund managers, blockchain and the business outlook.

Oct 18, 2019

Will_GoodhartRecent history tells us that it is important for investors to have a clear understanding of the way a fund is invested and the risks involved. As yet, we are not able to do that in relation to ESG investing, though we are making progress.

Oct 18, 2019

ComplianceFunds Europe talks to Confluence about the regulatory burden facing Europe’s funds and administrators amid new rules for money market funds. Confluence is a global leader in investment data management automation for regulatory, financial and investor reporting.

Oct 14, 2019

SearchInvestors are getting less analyst coverage of UK-listed companies as a result of the capital markets rules changes, known as MiFID II.

Oct 02, 2019

CryptocurrenciesThe digital transformation of financial services is continuing apace. Digital technology, such as distributed ledger technology (DLT), is enabling any form of value to be transferred at low cost.

Oct 01, 2019

Compliance, regulationThe Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is placing greater due diligence requirements on asset managers that invest in illiquid assets regulated under the UK’s ‘Nurs’ regime.

Sep 26, 2019

Berlin_BundestagThe wide-reaching MiFID II directive has come under further criticism from Germany’s Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF).

Sep 16, 2019

Silke_BernardDespite the European Parliament adopting new rules on the cross-border distribution of funds, the ultimate goal of a single European market for investment funds remains, in spite of the availability of marketing passports, far from complete.

Sep 16, 2019

London Square MileFunds Europe explains The Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR), part of the UK financial regulator’s plan to improve culture, governance and accountability within financial services companies.

Sep 16, 2019

Ahead of the Association of the Luxembourg Funds Industry (Alfi) Global Distribution Conference, Funds Europe asks delegates about tech, ESG and regulation.