July-August 2010

opencast_miningDemand for natural resources will support resource-related equities for much longer yet, says Daniel Wills of ETF Securities

Warsaw2Grzegorz Kaliszuk, of PZU Investment Management, reviews data showing Polish equity investors made 45% over the past year

picture_frameNicholas Pratt examines the role that fund accountants can play in generating more certainty in the valuations process

Dale_LippstreuDoes it make sense to allocate precious capital to an activity that does not differentiate you from competitors? Dale Lippstreu of Maitland comments

Jesus_rioThe Americas is attractive to asset managers, but North and South are divided by more than the Rio Grande

ricebowlsRedemptions mean there is significant capacity in the Asian hedge fund market...

worldmapAsian fund managers are setting up Ucits funds to sell their products back into their home markets...

6_photos_2ROUNDTABLE: Gelb, Meager, Derobert, Ebenston, Briol and Biggs talk with Funds Europe

 

 


stageManaged accounts may be in vogue, but, says Nicholas Pratt, they require more work.

 

 

Gary_WithersFirst State Investments’ new CEO Gary Withers plans to expand presence in Europe

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Sponsored Profiles

SPONSORED FEATURE: Investing for income

May 17, 2017

Portfolio Manager Thomas Kruse examines the findings from Pioneer Investments’ survey on income investing and outlines ways of achieving a target income.

SPONSORED ARTICLE: A radical solution to KYC concerns

May 17, 2017

The 1MDB affair shows that lax know-your-customer and due-diligence procedures are a major risk, says Paolo Brignardello, head of product management and marketing, Fundsquare. New solutions are...

SPONSORED FEATURE: AIFMD - What does Brexit mean?

Apr 18, 2017

An open discussion between funds industry experts and initiated by SGG Luxembourg took place in London to examine  the implications of Brexit for UK fund managers marketing to the EU.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Luxembourg fund reporting – CRS vs FATCA

Apr 18, 2017

Luxembourg funds need clear procedures for CRS compliance, writes Andrew Knight, Partner at M Partners, a member of the Maitland network of law firms.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Finding managers that can (and do)

Apr 18, 2017

Fabrice Kremer, a fund selector at Banque de Luxembourg Investments, has berated fundamental managers for failing to beat indices, but he remains committed to active funds. He speaks to Nick...

JERSEY INTERVIEW: ‘A steady sort of place’

Mar 21, 2017

The chief executive of Jersey Finance is keen to portray the island as a stable, trustworthy jurisdiction. He talks to George Mitton.

Roundtables

MARKETING & BRANDING ROUNDTABLE: It’s about aspiration

May 17, 2017

With such an intangible product, it can be hard for asset managers to communicate what they do. Having personality and connecting with customer aspirations may be the key, our branding roundtable hears.

ROUNDTABLE: The issue is perception

Mar 21, 2017

Our panel discuss tax transparency, the elegance of private placement and why Jersey could do more to promote itself. Chaired by Tom Cowsill in Saint Helier.