NEWS

Mar 20, 2017

Ewan_MontgomeryFidelity International is on a recruitment drive to expand its UK and continental real estate business.

Mar 17, 2017

British_trainRPMI Railpen, which manages £25 billion (€29 billion) for railway workers in the UK, is to recruit a senior governance professional for its sustainable ownership team.

Mar 17, 2017

Paris_Champs-ElyseesInvesco Real Estate and Thor Equities have sold a nightclub building on one of Paris’s most expensive streets.

Mar 17, 2017

broker researchFrench asset managers are “considering” displaying their broker research fees for Ucits funds separately to execution fees so they meet new rules on unbundling.

Mar 17, 2017

Global_bondsAssets in global investment funds increased a “considerable” $4.91 trillion – or by 14.5% – over the past year.

Mar 17, 2017

Emerging_markets_newspaperEmerging markets was the top traded iShares ETF in European markets on March 16 – a fact seen as an anomaly given the Federal Reserve interest rate rise.

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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.

Mar 16, 2017

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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.

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

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.