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.
HSBC will act as the custodian and fund administrator to one of the first UCITS funds to invest in China's Bond Connect scheme.
Luxembourg and Ireland set to benefit from firms outsourcing in event of hard Brexit.
Liquidity issues remain a thorn in the side of the securities finance industry even though returns are increasing.
The introduction of regulations such as CSDR, UCITS and AIFMD have led to divisions in asset segregation according to an industry expert.
Required information under the SFTR directive should be included in an annual or half yearly report.
UK UCITS funds may also be affected by the results of the EU referendum.
While dealing with CSDR, firms are also set to face additional regulatory pressure from UCITS V.
New fund platform launched by Standard Chartered and FundRock Management Company targeting Asian, African and Middle Eastern-based asset managers.
The latest EC consultation aims to identify barriers for the distribution of investment funds