risk management

Sep 11, 2015

PatchworkFunds Europe asked leading custody figures about overlapping reporting requirements and dealing with fragmented approaches by countries to fund retrocessions.

Sep 11, 2015

Middle age womanWe profile some of the most interesting fund launches in recent weeks and examine the performance of a product already on the market.

Sep 09, 2015

Risk1Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), a firm that helps investors with corporate governance issues such as shareholder voting, has partnered up with a provider of reputational risk management tools.

Sep 07, 2015

Cutting costsPineBridge Investments has launched an active fund that is priced within the limit set for certain UK defined contribution (DC) pension schemes.

Jul 31, 2015

Jan StraatmanJan Straatman, global chief investment officer of Lombard Odier Investment Managers (LOIM) has joined the 300 Club, an independent group made up of leading investment professionals from across the globe.

Jul 24, 2015

Stephen ScharfThe Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), a provider of post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, has appointed Stephen Scharf to the newly-created position of chief security officer (CSO).

Jul 16, 2015

Risk3Market risk dramatically increased in the second quarter (Q2) of this year, driven by concerns over the downturn in China’s market, and the uncertainty surrounding the Greek bailout.

Jul 10, 2015

Paul SweetingLegal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has appointed Professor Paul Sweeting to the newly created role of head of research within the LGIM solutions group.

Jul 03, 2015

PEOPLE 03.07 Allianz GI Iain Cowell croppedAllianz Global Investors has appointed Iain Cowell in the newly created role of head of solutions for UK and Ireland. He will report to Joe Moody, head of the international solutions business.

Jun 25, 2015

gavellaw booksPioneer Underwriters has gone into partnership with law firm Simmons & Simmons to provide regulatory and risk management support to its financial service clients.

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Sponsored Profiles

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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

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.

ASSET SERVICING ROUNDTABLE: Under pressure

Mar 07, 2017

Funds Europe speaks to leading Luxembourg industry figures about the growing regulatory demands on asset servicers and how to remain profitable in spite of major investments in technology.