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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 …
Analysis of European fund-sales trends so far in 2018
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That Europe was heading into the heart of the summer-holiday season was more apparent in some markets' flows than others, but all in all July was a pretty flat month for new business – much more so than has been the case in recent years.
Sun shining, but hard to make hay
Summer began early for asset managers. With temperatures soaring to record highs across Europe, investors lost interest in their portfolios and diverted their attention to more leisurely activities. There was some repurchasing after the sell-off of recent months but just three groups were able to gather more than …
Braced for Brexit
With the holiday season over and the politicos back to Brussels, attention turns to a renewal of the Brexit imbroglio, populist uprising and anti-EU sentiment, and anticipation of parliamentary elections next summer. Political rancour at a domestic and EU level is set to characterise the dying days of …
Infographic of the month: July
See our snapshot of this month's activity