Ireland news

SFDR Article 8 funds surge to €6.4 trillion

A new report by the European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama) reveals significant growth of SFDR Article 8 funds, accounting for 45% of the Ucits and AIF market at €6.4 trillion.

Universal Investment Ireland appoints non-exec to 'super' ManCo board

Universal Investment Group, a fund administrator based in Germany, has appointed Katja Mueller as non-executive director to the board of its Ireland-based 'super' management company (ManCo).

Amundi to domicile duplicate ETF range in Ireland

ETF, Ireland, ETFsAmundi is solidifying its Irish-domiciled ETF lineup after regulators approved the duplication of Luxembourg-housed US equity ETFs to be domiciled in Ireland.

Waystone completes acquisition of KB Associates

Waystone Group, KB Associates, DublinInstitutional governance, risk and compliance services provider Waystone Group, has completed its acquisition of KB Associates (KBA) as it relocates its...

Central Bank of Ireland to accelerate approvals of fund updates ahead of SFDR changes

Central Bank of Ireland, The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) is accelerating the approval process of updates to fund documents as investment managers prepare to meet SFDR level 2 requirements.

Opinion: Irish regulator has taken first step to wider crypto adoption

Adam_Donoghue.jpgThe Irish funds industry is optimistic that the country’s funds are on the pathway to a widespread accommodation of crypto assets, says Adam Donoghue of law firm...


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