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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 …
How did perceptions of 3rd-party fund brands fare in 2017, a year of record fund sales?
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It's time for another topical edition of Fund Radar – and this time we put the subject of fund pricing in the spotlight. Regulators across Europe have sought to boost product choice and fee transparency available to retail investors in recent years with the prohibition of retrocessions (in …
What comes around goes around
May was a month of sales drought that saw many recent winners sink into the deep waters of redemptions, proving that in the asset management world what goes up will almost certainly go down as the market cycle turns. But, it is the independent brand giants that are …
More change to game-changing rules?
The asset management industry has spent the past several years addressing a mountain of game-changing regulation that will contribute to re-drawing the distribution and investor landscape in Europe. The costs of doing business are rising and thus raising the barriers to entry and policymakers are hoping to find …
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