Positive sentiment to investing in China has largely been influenced by clearer and more flexible access schemes for foreign investors.
Israel’s hedge fund industry recorded 50% growth in 2017, while beginning to lure in international investors, however a lack of regulation and taxation issues persist.
Landmark inclusion for Saudi Arabia in MSCI index as Deutsche Bank’s chief country officer says it’s a “major milestone” for the entire Middle East.
European Fund Administration adds new names from Credit Suisse including head of private equity and real estate administration for Luxembourg.
Service will provide real-estate and infrastructure funds with back-office investment services.
ESMA confirms there will be no extension to the six-month grace period implemented just two weeks before MiFID II went live on 3 January this year.
Apex Group finalises deal which adds $170 billion in assets under administration to its business.
Deutsche Bank moves reconciliation services to SmartStream to further improve processing and reduce costs.
Nasdaq, EuroCCP, Euroclear and ABN AMRO Clearing use blockchain for collateral processes in ‘breakthrough for CCP model’.
New research finds risk management and return potential are key factors in 84% of asset owners saying they are at least ‘actively considering’ integrating ESG criteria into their investment process.