NEWS

Sep 10, 2015

Finish lineGerman retail funds have outperformed Spezialfonds in terms of new business for the first time since June 2014, recording €6.5 billion in fresh capital in July this year.

Sep 10, 2015

Chinese flagBrussels-based depository bank Euroclear looks set to gain access to China-domiciled funds as Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission and the China Securities Regulatory Commission announced their Mutual Recognition of Funds (MRF) initiative.

Sep 10, 2015

SRIsFollowing the announcement in April of Swiss investment firm RobecoSAM’s corporate sustainability assessment of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), changes to its make-up have been made.

Sep 10, 2015

Stamped passportsLaw firm Dillon Eustace says that the Cayman Islands are prepared for an extension of the marketing “passport” for alternative investment funds, despite reticence from the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) in approving the region.

Sep 10, 2015

Handshake5France-based global asset servicing provider Caceis has been awarded the task of account keeping, custody and depository services for the entire fund range of French boutique Advenis Investment Managers, formerly Avenir Finance Investment Managers.

Sep 09, 2015

Hedge fundFour of the five best equity hedge funds, as measured by strength and stability of returns over the last five years, are from the same two firms.

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