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January 16, 2017 2:25 PM GMT

Why moving OTC clearing could hurt everyone

There is a real risk that clearing of OTC euro denominated derivatives could move to the EU post-Brexit, but it could hurt Europe just as much as the UK. Charles Gubert investigates…

January 13, 2017 3:25 PM GMT

When worlds collide

Finance and technology have collided in such a fashion that the combination even got its own term, but these are two very different worlds. Jonathan Watkins looks at how financial institutions can attract the best tech talent and what it‚ is like to work for a FinTech start-up.

January 09, 2017 1:50 PM GMT

In safe hands

Custodian transition managers should put transparency and trustworthiness at the forefront of client service, writes Paul Walsh.

January 04, 2017 1:45 PM GMT

AIFMD passport problems

ESMA’s AIFMD passport situation is a confusing one with timelines uncertain, demand questionable and even the schemes entire usefulness being questionable. Charles Gubert looks at the pan-EU marketing passport initative.

December 19, 2016 1:23 PM GMT

What to expect in 2017

With the New Year approaching, industry experts give their view on what to expect in 2017.

December 14, 2016 12:55 PM GMT

Marginal differences

Since the initial margin rules for uncleared derivatives came into force on 1 September, it has had a widespread impact on trading, writes Joe Parsons.

December 12, 2016 1:16 PM GMT

Standing out from the crowd

Private equity is one of the most popular alternatives strategy among end investors but only around 20% to 30% of its administration is externalised. Now private equity firms may be opening up to the idea of outsourcing to capable fund administrators.

December 12, 2016 12:20 PM GMT

FAT2SQs (Frequently asked T2S questions)

Global Custodian asked a range of industry players what were the most frequently asked questions clients were asking them about the T2S project and how they were answering them.

December 09, 2016 12:03 PM GMT

Local Government asset pooling, a complex opportunity

Proposals by the UK government to pool local government pension scheme (LGPS) assets presents a number of cost saving opportunities, but there are also challenges which will need to be addressed, according to J.P. Morgan.