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April 13, 2018
Swedish asset managers had more than just Mifid 2 to think about as 2018 dawned – January also saw the implementation of a new rule forcing funds there to report their management of various sustainability aspects. Along with a handful of other countries, Sweden has long been at …
Beginning with jubilant highs, net fund sales soon came to a screeching halt in 2018. What happened - and what lies ahead?
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Some investors were brave enough to stick their heads above the parapet in January, but most remained ensconced. A sharp rebound in stock markets encouraged as much profit-taking as new purchases in the equity sphere, but new demand for fixed income was apparent as signs of softening monetary …
Reviewing the situation
Regulatory pressure on asset managers shows no sign of abating: while there isn’t as massive a pipeline of new initiatives as there was, there is certainly plenty to keep a weather eye on. One area that is likely to see action by policymakers is tech; last month the …
And we’re off!
The 2019 data year has begun, and whilst fund flows may have been sluggish in January, there were plenty of new launches, filled with the hopes and dreams of asset managers. Equity funds accounted for more new offerings than any other asset class. Some new mixed asset funds …
Infographic of the month: January
See our snapshot of this month's activity