July 10, 2017 8:43 AM GMT

Brexit fails to derail standardisation

Despite difficulties regulatory challenges in the EU, standardising and harmonising market infrastructures across Europe remain a priority.


July 04, 2017 12:11 PM GMT

Is your job safe?

Only one person in 39 at a recent Global Custodian event thought their role would be robotised by the end of 2020, so we investigated to see if the industry is in denial or whether securities services jobs are safe.

June 26, 2017 11:05 AM GMT

The winners and losers of latest MSCI index decision

The inclusion of China to the MSCI Emerging Markets Index is seen by some experts as a landmark event as the country continues to liberalise and attract foreign investors. But who are the other winners and losers from the MSCI decision?

June 21, 2017 11:40 AM GMT

Conference roundup: Dealing with disruption

Since April 2017, we have attended three major hedge fund conferences, with glaring commonalities between all three, namely the current fund management operating model needs to change…urgently. 

June 16, 2017 11:27 AM GMT

Scaled down MSCI proposal bodes well for China

Each of the past few years, China’s A-Shares looked to be added to the MSCI Emerging Markets index, only to be disappointed, but inclusion this time around looks more likely.

June 15, 2017 9:31 AM GMT

Don’t write off active managers just yet

Active managers faced growing criticism at Fund Forum in Berlin with concerns over cost, performance and technology, but are they down and out or poised for a comeback in the future?