Apr 25, 2017

Office_buildingsCanadian and Middle Eastern investors are set to plough as much as €10 billion into European real estate, figures suggest.

Apr 25, 2017

FintechEuronext is rolling out an automated fund investment service in Paris for investors in Ucits and regulated alternative funds.

Apr 24, 2017

Risk managementA US-based risk and performance analysis provider, Markov Processes International (MPI), says it has added to its London office to increase the firm’s European service.

Apr 24, 2017

TechnologyHere are some recent technology-based developments in the fund management industry, starting with Spanish firm VidaCaixa’s use of an ‘investment book of record’ system from Simcorp.

Apr 24, 2017

French_election_marketsEuropean equities instantly jumped 3% this morning following the results of the first round of the French election.

Apr 24, 2017

French_electionsThe outcome of the first round of the French election leaves a strong probability of a market-friendly scenario emerging in the final polls – though Marine Le Pen could pick up last minute support from the left wing.


Sponsored Profiles

SPONSORED FEATURE: Alternative thinking

Mar 16, 2017

Portfolio Manager Davide Cataldo discusses the results of the Pioneer Investments’ survey on liquid alternatives and how investors can be encouraged to increase their allocation.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Interest rate risk hedging: Swapping to other options

Mar 16, 2017

Heightened margin requirements for cleared and uncleared OTC derivatives pose a challenge for legitimate hedging activities and are driving financial institutions to explore alternative hedging...

SPONSORED FEATURE: Why blockchain could be the fund industry’s next Ford Model T

Mar 16, 2017

Blockchain aims to radically change the way investors can access funds, says Olivier Portenseigne, Managing Director and Chief Commercial Officer of Fundsquare.

SPONSORED FEATURE: Open architecture: In need of protection

Mar 16, 2017

Greater efficiency must be embraced to ensure regulatory changes do not destroy choice for fund buyers, says Bernard Tancré of Clearstream.

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.


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.


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.