Funds in Hong Kong will now find it easier to market to UK investors if they can demonstrate broad equivalence.
The collaboration is the latest for Clearstream’s Asia funds strategy allowing more international investors to gain easy access to the local fund markets.
The scope of the services will include order execution, settlement and asset servicing for its mutual and hedge funds.
Financial authorities across Europe are not all singing the same song when it comes to regulation of UK funds post-Brexit, finds Charles Gubert.
Much has changed in the funds industry since the introduction of UCITS 30 years ago. Charles Gubert takes a look at the next set of challenges facing UCITS funds.
The deal allows Clearstream to expand its funds services to include management of distribution contracts and data processing.
Asset managers and securities services providers hope to use blockchain to improve identification of holders and reduce operational workloads.
European Commission introduces new rules under the CMU to support investment in venture capital and social enterprises.
Brexit is forcing UK fund managers to look to restructure their funds out of Ireland and Luxembourg.
State Street has been selected as an official research partner by the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF).