BNP Paribas recently announced a major reshuffle to its prime services & financing and global markets team.
BNP Paribas was among the top banks that recorded a boost in earnings for equities and prime brokerage during 2017.
Credit Suisse has moved its Prime Services business to Dublin employing 100 people across Prime Brokerage, Prime Financing and Securities Lending.
The bank is eyeing an aggressive growth strategy in the prime brokerage market.
Three quarters of fund managers are being forced to change the way they interact with their prime brokers in light of Basel III, a survey has shown.
Global Custodian looks at the top 10 trends for 2016 including what to expect in the worlds of technology, post-trade and cyber-security.
Approximately one third of all hedge funds intend to launch a liquid alternative strategy, such as a UCITS or ’40 Act product, according to a survey by the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the hedge fund industry body, in conjunction with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
Institutional investors are increasingly viewing hedge funds as substitutes for traditional investments in bonds and equities, according to a new paper by the Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA), the hedge fund industry group, in conjunction with the CAIA Association, an alternative investment education body.
Nearly 30% of hedge fund managers faced fee increases from their prime brokers while an almost equal number said they anticipated price increases to occur over the next year, according to a survey by Ernst & Young.