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Philip Brown, Clearstream Banking

Clearstream launches cross-border settlement solution

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 13:26

Clearstream has developed a solution that supports domestic settlement of DekaBank’s cleared trading activity on Euronext, tpREPO and BrokerTec across Belgium, France and the Netherlands. »

Dan Draper, Invesco PowerShares

Factor ETFs help build better outcomes

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 11:11

Dan Draper (pictured), Global Head of PowerShares by Invesco, describes factors as the building blocks of portfolios – the DNA of a portfolio's return stream.  »

François Millet, Lyxor Asset Management

A year of take-off for smart beta

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 11:05

Francois Millet (pictured), head of ETF and index product development at Lyxor says that 2016 has been the year of true take-off for smart beta in the ETF space. Millet reports that end of September saw EUR25 billion in assets in smart beta ETFs for Lyxor in Europe, with some EUR6.5 billion in flows. »

Howei Li, ETF Securities

Robot theme captures investors’ appetite

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 11:01

Almost a decade since the 2008 crisis and following an extended period of low interest rates, investors are actively looking for new ways to create wealth. Alternative sources of return such as via thematic investing, have the potential to unlock these new pockets of opportunity.  »

Beverley Chandler, etfexpress

Factoring in a smart approach

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 10:53

Smart beta indexes and the ETFs based upon them have seen huge growth over recent years. Their ability to sit midway between active and passive investment management has endeared them to an audience of investors who have been floundering in a low interest rate and expensive equity environment. »

Aussie investors should take care when considering green bonds, says AB

Aussie investors should take care when considering green bonds, says AB

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 09:27

Australian fixed-income investors interested in the global market for green bonds – estimated to be worth well in excess of USD100 billion and growing – should take care when considering buying them, says global asset manager AllianceBernstein (AB). »

Lee Hodgkinson, Euronext

Euronext selects LiquidMetrix for best execution analytics platform

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 08:44

Euronext has selected Strategic Insight’s LiquidMetrix as the best execution analytics platform for its equity, ETF and derivatives products. »

Małgorzata Zaleska, Warsaw Stock Exchange

GBP futures launched on GPW main market

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 08:40

The Warsaw Stock Exchange has launched GBP futures on the main market of the exchange (GPW). »

Jeremy Cox, Bermuda Monetary Authority

Bermuda Monetary Authority hosts bilateral meeting with NAIC

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 08:38

The Bermuda Monetary Authority has hosted its first bilateral meeting with the NAIC in Bermuda since signing a memorandum of understanding in August 2015 at the NAIC Summer National Meeting in Chicago. »

Ludger Peters, Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo launches Global Focused Equity Fund and US Small Cap Value Fund

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 08:24

Wells Fargo Asset Management has launched the Global Focused Equity Fund and the US Small Cap Value Fund, each a new sub-fund of the Wells Fargo (Lux) Worldwide Fund. »

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Special Reports

Alternative UCITS 2016

Alternative UCITS 2016

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GFM Special Report: Luxembourg Fund Services 2016

Luxembourg Fund Services 2016

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Hedge Fund Administration M&A 2016

Hedge Fund Administration M&A 2016

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US Hedge Fund Services 2016

US Hedge Fund Services 2016

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The Bahamas – Destination of choice

The Bahamas – Destination of choice

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AIFs and UCITS - What's next? Part One

AIFs and UCITS - What's next? Part One

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Hedgeweek USA Awards 2016

Hedgeweek USA Awards 2016

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