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FCA issues warning notice to Woodford and LFS

The UK’s financial regulator has accused fund manager Neil Woodford of a “defective and unreasonably narrow” understanding of his responsibility to manage liquidity while...

Solutions for fee pressures in private markets

Creative solutions around fees can help private capital managers stand out in a tough environment, say Harriet Miller and Jade Allman of Macfarlanes. The private...

Ogier bolsters Luxembourg funds team

Legal and professional services firm Ogier has added an investment management expert to its Luxembourg funds team. Herve Leclercq has been appointed as a partner...

UK government’s pension fund disclosure measures criticised

The UK government’s wish to see local government pension schemes (LGPS) invest more in UK equities could lead to a breach of their fiduciary...

PIMFA calls for regulatory clarity on advisory market reform

The trade association for the UK’s wealth management market, PIMFA, has called on the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to provide more clarity to financial...

FCA will not intervene in wholesale data market

The UK’s financial watchdog has ruled out intervening in the sale of market data citing the fear of “unintended consequences”. The decision of the Financial...

BVI calls on German government to act on pensions

Germany’s funds association BVI has called on the German government to implement a reform of the country’s private pension market that would allow mutual...

Efama lobbies UK on streamlined regulation for EU funds

European funds association Efama has asked the UK to go further in its recognition of EU-domiciled retail funds to ensure that investors can access...

FCA to investigate Home REIT

The UK’s financial regulator has launched an investigation into the actions of a social housing investment trust, Home REIT, whose shares have been suspended...

Poland’s IZFiA Joins Efama

The European Fund and Asset Management Association (Efama) has welcomed the Polish Chamber of Fund and Asset Managers, IZFiA, as its newest member. This addition...

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