John Plansky, Charles River

Charles River and MSCI to provide differentiated risk and portfolio analytics

Fri, 20/09/2019 - 13:33

Charles River Development is collaborating with MSCI to integrate MSCI Analytics capabilities with Charles River Investment Management Solution (Charles River IMS). »


UK financial institutions less optimistic about economic outlook

Thu, 19/09/2019 - 09:36

Senior leaders within financial institutions have become less optimistic about the prospects for their own sector as the outlook for the domestic economy deteriorates, according to a new report from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking. »

UK institutional investment community negative about economic outlook for next 18-24 months

Wed, 18/09/2019 - 10:13

Negative sentiment towards the economic outlook for the UK over the next 18 to 24 months amongst the UK investment community has increased sharply from 49 per cent in 2018 to 67 per cent in 2019, according to the annual Investment 360 Index by CIL. »

Tanguy van de Werve, EFAMA

European assets under management have more than doubled in the last decade, says EFAMA

Tue, 17/09/2019 - 10:10

Total Assets under Management (AuM) in Europe are estimated at EUR23.1 trillion, an increase of 113 per cent since end-2008, according to the 11th edition of the European Fund and Asset Management Association’s (EFAMA) Asset Management Report. »

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Corporate and municipal CUSIP request volume bounces back in August

Fri, 13/09/2019 - 09:36

CUSIP identifier requests for the broad category of US- and Canada-issued equity and debt increased 9.1 per cent in August, according to the latest CUSIP Issuance Trends report, which tracks the issuance of new security identifiers as an early indicator of debt and capital markets activity. »

Matthew Stauffer, DTCC

DTCC charts path for optimal ‘no-touch processing’

Thu, 12/09/2019 - 10:36

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, has outlined a vision for institutional trade processing that realises the goal of straight-through processing by eliminating inefficient manual touch points. »

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Renewable energy a ‘bright spot’ for investors amid falling bond yields

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 13:31

The current rally in the European bond markets, and the associated fall in bond yields, could create a strong driver for immediate and future investment in renewable energy. That’s according to Augusta & Co (Augusta), a trusted financial advisory firm that has handled over EUR10 billion of European renewable energy transactions. »

Oded Weiss, Temenos

Investment in digital transformation is a top priority for asset management says new survey

Mon, 09/09/2019 - 10:22

Digital transformation is a top priority for asset managers, according to a new report published by banking software company Temenos investigating the views and intentions of the asset management industry over the coming 12 months.  »


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