New Switzerland-based index provider LIMEYARD has launched its Crypto Asset Index, together with Decentriq, a FinTech enabling financial institution, to benefit from distributed ledger technology based in the Swiss crypto valley.
Publicis.Sapient and European DataWarehouse to build securitisation repository for new STS regulation
Publicis.Sapient has been selected by the European DataWarehouse (ED) to build the first securitisation repository under the new EU regulation for Simple, Transparent and Standardised (STS) securitisations, expected to take effect in 2019.
Fintech company Capital.com is the first CFD trading platform to become fully compliant with the regulations published by the European Security and Markets Authority (ESMA).
Traders disagree over whether MiFID II has been successful, according to new research by SIX, with a combined 70 per cent of traders surveyed by the Swiss exchange believing that trading has become more transparent – a key goal of MiFID II.
Consulting firm Veneziano & Partners has published a white paper on the future of delegation for investment management.
Euronext has completed its acquisition of the Irish Stock Exchange plc, achieving what it describes as a major milestone in the expansion of its federal model.
ALFI comments on the EC proposal amending UCITS and AIFM Directives…
New regulatory requirements could hinder rather than help cross-border fund distribution, says EFAMA
In a bid to facilitate cross-border distribution of investment funds in Europe, the European Commission has this proposed a legislative review of both the AIFM and UCITS Directives, the main pillars of the legislative framework for investment funds.
Zurich-based index provider LIMEYARD has announced a strategic partnership with the Vienna Stock Exchange (Wiener Börse AG) aimed at strengthening its index offering globally by providing real-time index calculation and data dissemination.
Swiss-based specialist asset managers Quaero Capital, with USD1.4 billion under management, is to join forces with London-based Tiburon Partners, who manages USD900 million in Asia, to create a single business which manages more than USD2.3 billion.