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Google, SEO and investment fund management – what a COO needs to know Jonathan Moore, SEO Group Head, equimedia.

Savvy spectators in the investment management community typically have one eye on Google.

The Integrity of Central Bank Payment Systems

Given its historic assessments of cash and settlement questions, Thomas Murray works closely with central banks in the field of payment systems.

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Google, SEO and investment fund management – what a COO needs to know Jonathan Moore, SEO...

Savvy spectators in the investment management community typically have one eye on Google.

Post on: 18 May, 2017

The Integrity of Central Bank Payment Systems

Given its historic assessments of cash and settlement questions, Thomas Murray works closely with central banks in the field of payment systems.

Post on: 24 Apr, 2017
Posted in: Feature

Give Us Global Standards or Give Us Chaos – Open Letter to US Congressman McHenry

US Congressman Patrick McHenry recently sent a letter to Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen criticizing the Fed’s participation in setting global banking rules of conduct and asserting that standards are agreed in opaque settings. But...

Post on: 24 Apr, 2017

Transfer Agent Risk Monitoring – The 1st Three Years!

The European Commission’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, (‘AIFMD’), and Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities (‘UCITS V’), were introduced, in part, to provide greater comfort to the investment world...

Post on: 21 Apr, 2017

Post-trade: From the EEC to Here

This posting is the second article in a series being run by Thomas Murray Data Services. It focuses on the context in which the terms of Brexit will be...

Post on: 14 Sep, 2016

Challenges UK SMEs Face After Brexit

The UK voted to leave the EU in an historic referendum at the end of June, with huge consequences for everyone living and working in the country and the wider continent.

Post on: 14 Sep, 2016
Posted in: Feature, Opinions

Brexit and Post-Trade: First Thoughts and Questions

Thomas Murray wishes to share some preliminary thoughts concerning the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union, as pertains to the financial industry’s post-trade services.

Post on: 14 Sep, 2016
Posted in: Buy-Side Features

New Manager Led Products – What Are They?

With the AIFMD having imposed stringent regulatory and supervisory standards over EU Fund Managers (AIFMs), regulators and others have questioned the need for similar levels of regulatory oversight over funds – particularly those servicing the needs...
Post on: 28 Jul, 2016
Posted in: Feature

Family offices' enthusiasm for hedge funds continues, says J.P. Morgan study

Family office interest in hedge funds has not dampened despite managers delivering less than stellar returns in 2012, a survey by J.P. Morgan’s Capital Introductions Group (CIG) has revealed.

Posted on: 01 May, 2013
Posted in: Investors

Philanthropy at hedge funds highlighted in AIMA paper

AIMA has published a report on philanthropy in the hedge fund industry.

Posted on: 01 May, 2013
Posted in: Investors

FFIs in countries where IGAs have yet to be signed face FATCA reporting challenges

Foreign financial institutions (FFIs) operating in jurisdictions where intergovernmental agreements (IGAs) have not been signed by the January 1, 2014 FATCA implementation deadline could find themselves in a quagmire, a government affairs advisor

Posted on: 30 Apr, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Hedge funds should improve risk assessments on service providers' security policies

Hedge fund managers need to conduct more thorough risk analysis on the security policies at their service providers, it has been warned.

Posted on: 29 Apr, 2013
Posted in: Technology

GAIM Ops Cayman 2013: A Summary

Here is a summary of some of the key points discussed at GAIM Ops Cayman, which took place at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Grand Cayman between April 21 and April 24.

 

Divisions about OPERA

Posted on: 25 Apr, 2013
Posted in: Operational Risk

DMS seeks judicial review challenging CIMA governance reform consultation

A subsidiary of DMS, the Cayman-based professional services firm, has sought a judicial review in the Grand Court of Cayman challenging the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority's (CIMA) reform consultation on corporate governance.

Posted on: 24 Apr, 2013
Posted in: Legal

Fund administrators could struggle with multiple IGA reporting requirements

Hedge fund administrators whose clients operate in numerous jurisdictions could struggle with the multiple FATCA reporting requirements, Deloitte has warned.

Posted on: 23 Apr, 2013

Consultants moving into emerging managers and niche markets

Investment consultants appear to be shedding their conservative ethos and allocating into emerging managers and niche markets, delegates told GAIM Ops Cayman 2013.

Posted on: 23 Apr, 2013
Posted in: Investors

Assistant US attorney warns hedge funds on political intelligence firms

Political intelligence firms are likely to face similar regulatory scrutiny to expert networks amid concerns financial institutions could be profiting off insider information from these organisations, the assistant US attorney at the US attorney’s

Posted on: 22 Apr, 2013
Posted in: Legal

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