NEWS

Mar 21, 2017

Penelope _BiggsNorthern Trust’s asset servicing arm has reshuffled roles in London in a move essentially giving extra responsibilities to certain managers, such as Penelope Biggs (pictured).

Mar 21, 2017

Germany mapGerman retail investors in January triggered the largest level of monthly fund net inflows since October 2015 in what was described as a “strong start to the year”.

Mar 20, 2017

Keith_SkeochStandard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management have said how their CEOs will divide duties in the merged £11 billion business.

Mar 20, 2017

Lloyds_bank_branchLloyds and Santander risk losing “tangible book value” due to their exposure to rising interest rates, MSCI has told its clients.

Mar 20, 2017

ETF_tradingDemand for fixed income ETFs in February showed that European investors were still in need of stability, said Lyxor Asset Management.

Mar 20, 2017

KFCInvestors with $2 trillion (€1.86 trillion) of assets under management have managed to get some of the largest fast food restaurant chains to commit to monitoring antibiotic usage in their meat supply chains.

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Mar 16, 2017

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Executive Interviews

CEO INTERVIEW: Munro gains three-year track record

Mar 16, 2017

Aviva Investors’ annual results this month were the third set since Euan Munro took over as CEO. Nick Fitzpatrick speaks to him about the ‘Aims’ fund at the heart of the firm’s outcome strategy.

DISTRIBUTION INTERVIEW: Tales of the unexpected

Mar 16, 2017

Laurence Terryn, a fund selector at Candriam, tells David Stevenson how the twists and turns of the past year’s macro environment flavoured her approach to fund selection.

Roundtables

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.

SEC LENDING ROUNDTABLE: Both a borrower and a lender be

Jan 11, 2017

Industry heavyweights, including agent lenders, discuss issues affecting the securities lending sector such as regulation and the types of collateral being used.