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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

SAC fine serves as warning to hedge funds on compliance, says IMS

The $614 million fine doled out to SAC Capital by the SEC should serve as a warning to hedge funds on the risks of insider trading, as well as ensuring they maintain strict controls and compliance frameworks in regards to their research processes,

Posted on: 22 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Legal

Regulators likely to be pragmatic on FTT and repo transactions, says BNY Mellon

Common sense logic is likely to prevail in regards to the Financial Transaction Tax's (FTT) application to repo transactions, BNY Mellon executives have said.

Posted on: 20 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Thomson Reuters to launch data feed for smaller hedge fund managers

Thomson Reuters will launch its new data feed aimed at smaller hedge fund managers later next month.

Posted on: 20 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Technology

BNY Mellon unveils Form PF reporting tool

BNY Mellon has unveiled a Form PF reporting tool for its fund administration clients.

Posted on: 19 Mar, 2013

JOBS Act could lead to managers clashing with EU private placement rules, warns KPMG

Managers hoping to take advantage of eased marketing and advertising restrictions contained in the proposed JOBS Act have been urged to be careful they do not breach private placement rules in EU member states.

Posted on: 19 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

AIFMD Countdown – A Monthly Blog by Bill Prew, INDOS Financial Limited

Bill Prew continues his monthly update of recent AIFMD developments. Some progress has been made but remains slow despite only a little over 120 days to go to the 22 July 2013 implementation date.

Posted on: 19 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

China private funds initiative welcomed but issues remain, says HSBC

Provisions enabling the registration of China’s domestic private funds coupled with the Qualified Domestic Limited Partner Programme (QDLP) show considerable promise for the evolution of China’s hedge fund indus

Posted on: 18 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Buy-side struggling to meet EMIR compliance deadlines, says PwC

The first European Markets and Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) compliance deadlines came into effect on Friday, March 15 catching numerous buy-side firms off-guard, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

Posted on: 15 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Regulation

Hedge fund liquidations at three year high, according to HFR data

Hedge fund liquidations reached a three year high in 2012, according to data from Hedge Fund Research.

Posted on: 14 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Launches

Preqin data confirms continued investor interest in hedge funds for 2013

Sixty per-cent of institutional investors are looking to bolster their hedge fund allocations with long/short equity, macro and event-driven being the most sought after strategies, according to Preqin.

Posted on: 14 Mar, 2013
Posted in: Investors

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