Feb 18, 2019

AirportThey probably don’t, but they might start to now that the European financial regulator is releasing annual fee statistics. Fiona Rintoul reports.

Feb 18, 2019

SGG_event_panelBrexit has left asset managers worrying about the distribution of UK funds into the EU – a topic discussed in depth at fund administration company SGG Group’s latest thought-leadership event.

Feb 06, 2019

Liquidation road signEsma, the independent authority safeguarding investor protection and stable financial markets in the EU, has launched a public consultation on draft guidance for liquidity stress testing of investment funds. This applies to Ucits and alternative investment funds (AIFs).

Feb 01, 2019

Europe’s financial regulator has announced a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the EU and UK that will provide certainty around fund management activities being ‘delegated’ outside of the EU to Britain.

Jan 14, 2019

FeesThe fees imposed by investment houses on Ucits funds reduce gross returns by an average of 25%, according to the pan-European financial regulator Esma.

Jan 14, 2019

DiscussionA new regulation with significant implications for securities lending is just over a year away. Lynn Strongin Dodds reports.

Jan 10, 2019

Cryptocurrencies1The EU financial regulator has attempted to clarify where crypto-assets fall in with European financial regulation.

Oct 04, 2018

Regulatory supervisonThe European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has published its 2019 work programme, setting out its priorities for the year ahead.

Aug 21, 2018

Few in financial services will have missed the advent of MiFID II. So intense was the interest, it would have been easy to overlook the EU benchmarks regulation, which will also have significant implications for the buy-side in 2018.

Jul 30, 2018

RegulationsEurope’s financial services watchdog says a number of national regulators – including in Luxembourg, the UK and Ireland – need to ensure investors receive money back from Ucits funds that operate efficient portfolio management (EPM) techniques.