Asset Management

News

Post-trade practices in US bond market need improving - report

Study suggests risk management practices for clearing and settlement of US...

BlackRock posts record sec lending returns

The US asset manager made $183 million from lending out stocks and bonds in the...

UK proposes new Brexit deal for financial services

UK government is no longer seeking a mutual recognition agreement for financial...

Regional variation remains despite Esma LEI reprieve – DTCC

The EU regulator has not extended the six month grace but the LEI is not...

Leverage boosts performance of listed investment firms – research

When comparing the performance of investment companies and stock market indices...

AI, automation “logical” steps after Mifid – Northern Trust

Best execution is not necessarily about price but choice of venue and...

Ex-Newedge head joins impact investing firm

David Escoffier has become the fourth partner at impact Investing firm Eighteen...

TCA providers turn to derivatives for growth – report

As data becomes more available under Mifid II TCA providers can branch into...

Most funds rethinking distribution due to Brexit – survey

Luxembourg is expected to remain the largest fund domicile five years down the...

Global Investor Middle East and North Africa awards open

The Global Investor MENA awards will be presented on November 14 at the Conrad...

Opinion

SFTR 101: bringing transparency to securities finance transactions

By Val Wotton, Managing Director, Product Development and Strategy, Derivatives...

How ontologies help asset managers post-Mifid II

An ontology project can help fund managers work together to improve research...

Machine Learning is Rewriting Market Surveillance

Just like in football, the markets’ referees are tapping emerging technology to...

Surviving or thriving? The brave new world of asset management

By Clive Bellows, head of global fund services EMEA, Northern Trust

Arresting entropy in commodities trading

Mike Wilkins and Paul Dex at Fidessa consider the challenge of cutting...

Now is the time for integrated and efficient post trade services

By Stephen Burton, Managing Director, Post Trade, AFME

Analysis

Irish funds discuss life after Brexit

Industry experts met in Dublin for the annual Global Investor Dublin Roundtable

Tougher derivatives rules see firms turn to tri-party

Tri-party agents have been at home in the repo and securities lending markets...

Sec lending in focus for State Street's asset management arm

Axel Hester says State Street Global Advisors is committing resources to enhance...

Pension funds grappling with GDPR compliance

Many UK schemes will not be fully aligned with EU data protection rules on 25...

Jupiter's Clunie on short selling, sec lending

James Clunie, head of strategy for Jupiter’s Absolute Return Fund, speaks to...

Whitepapers

Collateral in 2017

Challenges and solutions for the buyside.


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Thought Leaders

Reaping the benefits from a multi-factor market-neutral equity ETF

The new strategy developed by Amundi ETF combines two offsetting equity market...

Accelerating the evolution of custody

HSBC is leveraging its network to create a custody structure that clients can...

Consolidating desks to engage new solutions for clients

Natixis realised balance sheet optimisation by viewing equity and fixed income...

Inventory mobility can deliver funding flexibility

Global Collateral’s IMS helps major banks and brokers take a further step toward...

SmartStream at forefront of reconciliations evolution

Tech firm said role of reconciliations is changing and now provides a...

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The General 
LGIM chief executive Mark Zinkula reflects on seven years in charge
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