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Fund inflows bounce back in November, but investors are skittish, says Calastone

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 08:42

Fund inflows rebounded in November as UK investors took advantage of the sharp drop in global stock markets at the end of October, according to the latest Fund Flows Index (FFI) from global funds transaction network Calastone.   »

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Stater Global Markets reports year of ‘significant’ growth

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:34

FCA-regulated Prime of Prime broker, Stater Global Markets, has experienced ‘significant growth’ in 2018, following a year of major investment in the business and a series of senior hires in newly created roles. »

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Trading volume on track for record year at Tradeweb

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:31

Year to date, trading is on track for a record year on Tradeweb, with average total daily trading volumes up 37.3 per cent versus 2017. Total trading volume through to November 2018 is USD125.6 trillion. »

Jude Scott, Cayman Finance

Cayman Islands records highest number of registered companies ever

Mon, 10/12/2018 - 10:14

The Cayman Islands continues to be a desirable location to do business, with the number of Grand Cayman-registered companies reaching an all-time high. According to recent statistics released by the Cayman Islands General Registry, 106,291 companies were active on the registry as of September 30 2018. This number has grown steadily since the end of 2017. »

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Integral sees 10.7 per cent increase in November 2018 volumes compared to October 2018

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 19:57

Integral, a technology partner for banks, brokers, and asset managers in the foreign exchange market, has reported average daily volumes (ADV) across its platforms of USD38.3 billion in November 2018.  »

Andreas Pfunder, instiHub

Sub-advised funds outgrow broader universe by 45 per cent in 12 months to September 2018

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:33

New analysis from data provider instiHub reveals that Europe’s sub-advised fund assets have outgrown those of the broader fund market by 45 per cent over the 12 months to September 2018. »

Bernard Delbecque, EFAMA

Turbulent political and macro-economic environments impact investor demand for UCITS Q3 2018

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:26

UCITS and AIFs recorded net sales of EUR 40 billion in Q3 2018, up from EUR31 billion in Q2, according to the latest Quarterly Statistical Release from The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). »

Badreddine Ouali, VERMEG

VERMEG reports ‘strong progress’ following Lombard Risk acquisition

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 10:21

VERMEG, a banking and insurance software solutions specialist, has announced strong progress following its acquisition of Lombard Risk, with its regulatory business signing more than 30 new customers in 2018. »

Louis Gargour, LNG Capital

Veteran hedge fund manager finds returns in actively managed fixed income

Mon, 26/11/2018 - 10:43

With an annualised return since 2011 of 12.95 per cent placing it in the top decile of fixed income hedge fund performance tables, LNG Capital’s Europa Credit Fund is beginning to attract the attention of institutional investors alongside its traditional client base of funds of funds, family offices, private banks and high net worth investors. Global Fund Media’s Beverly Chandler talks tactics with managing partner and CIO Louis Gargour… »

Bernard Delbecque, EFAMA

Demand for UCITS fell in September, says EFAMA

Mon, 26/11/2018 - 10:29

UCITS and AIFs registered net outflows of EUR22 billion in September 2018, compared to net inflows of EUR20 billion in August, according to the European Fund and Asset Management Association’s (EFAMA) latest Investment Fund Industry Fact Sheet. »


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