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La fin annoncée du cycle macroéconomique ? L'exemple de l'Australie.
De retour d'un voyage en Australie « down under », Joachim Fels, Global Economic Advisor chez PIMCO, constate que ce pays connaît un cycle de « 27 ans sans récession ». Il en tire quelques réflexions...
Starchain Capital, fonds d’investissement dédié aux crypto-actifs et la blockchain
...- FOAM Protocol, un protocol GPS décentralisé,- Basis, un ‘stable coin' créé par des ...
Le statut fiscal des « non-domiciliés » au Royaume-Uni sera-t-il toujours aussi intéressant à partir du 6 avril 2017 ?
Par Jérôme Giet, consultant au Royaume-Uni chez Equance Le Royaume-Uni, une fiscalité jusque-là très attractive pour les « non-domiciliés » Aujourd'hui, les expatriés résidant au Royaume-Uni peuvent...
Research shows management strategy tools need a column for emotion
Evidence from neuroscience shows business managers are living a ‘rationality façade' by using strategy tools and are missing a key ingredient in decision-making – emotion. Gerard Hodgkinson, of...
ECP Platform makes the dream of European EPD a realty
For a long time the provision of environmental information has been a time consuming and costly issue for the industry. Now the ECO Platform solves this problem with the ECO EPD – a truly European...
RepRisk data used in the company evaluation for Ethisphere's 2016 World's Most Ethical Companies
On March 7, 2016, the Ethisphere Institute announced the 2016 World's Most Ethical Companies. In its 10th year, the annual recognition issued by Ethisphere recognizes those companies who align...
STOXX lauches comprehensive family low carbon indices
STOXX Limited, a leading provider of innovative, tradable and global index concepts, today introduced the STOXX Low Carbon index family. The new index family consists of four sub-families which offer...
France ranks 11th in Net Impact on Global Innovation, ITIF finds in Worldwide analysis
France ranks 11th in how its domestic policies support worldwide innovation, according to an analysis released by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), a global technology...
International Investiment by Pension Funds increases globally but is still restricted in some markets
Pension funds around the world are increasingly looking beyond their borders to address their investment needs, according to the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) which today released...
Strong growth in ETFs in Luxembourg
Luxembourg is the second largest European domicile for ETFs with 465 funds units and some 82 bn EUR of AUM (end of June 2015). Luxembourg notably continues to attract ETFs sold on an international...
Research shows half of ifas only update clients once a year on portfolio performance
Rplan.co.uk launches service providing clients with monthly updates New research (115 UK IFAs were interviewed by Citigate Dewe Rogerson during March 2015) by Rplan.co.uk, the online fund platform,...
EDHEC-Risk Institute proposes a comprehensive framework to measure performance in privately-held infrastructure equity investments
A new paper entitled “The Valuation of Privately-Held Infrastructure Equity Investments,” drawn from the Meridiam and Campbell Lutyens research chair at EDHEC-Risk Institute on “Infrastructure Equity...
First Luxembourg UCITS receives authorisation to use the Shanghai Hong-Kong stock connect program
"The stock connect program represents one of the most significant developments for foreign investors wishing to access these markets" says Camille Thommes of ALFI A number of Luxembourg UCITS have...
SMEs Predict Productivity Gains
Nearly two-thirds (63%) of UK Small and Medium sized companies (SMEs) predict they will increase productivity by an average of 9% over the next  12 to 24 months, according to new research conducted by...
“Invest in Ajman”: a great success in Lyon
The first ever “Invest in Ajman” summit, in Lyon, has been concluded successfully, according to His Excellency(HE), Mahmood Al Hashemi, Director General of the Ajman Free Zone (AFZ), who led the...
Newly launched STOXX Global 3D Printing Tradable Daily Short Index licensed to Unicredit Bank AG
STOXX Limited, a leading provider of innovative, tradable and global index concepts, announced the launch of the STOXX Global 3D Printing Tradable Daily Short Index. The new index has been licensed to...
European Asset Managers Survey Uncovers Range of Front Office Practices
Fitch Ratings says results from its survey of European asset management 'front office' investment processes confirm that one size does not fit all in investment management. Fitch recently surveyed 30...
Euro MMFs Are Prepared for Lower Market Yields
Euro-denominated money market funds have already taken investment and operational measures to prepare for yields declining or even turning negative, should short-term money market rates shift in that...
ESMA consults on MiFID reforms
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has launched the consultation process for the implementation of the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II) and Regulation...
14 new equity indices covering 13 African markets
S&P Dow Jones Indices (SPDJI) announced that it has launched the deepest and most extensive suite of African equity indices currently available to investors. Fourteen (14) new equity indices covering...
EFAMA welcomes legislative steps towards the better protection of retail investors
The European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) has welcomed the adoption by the European Parliament of two important pieces of legislation which will significantly contribute to further...
Is 2014 the last good year for credit spreads?
Data provided by Citigroup / Graph by Kempen Capital Management  Last year May we stated that corporate bonds were still attractive compared to German government bonds. The credit spread of the iBoxx...
Commodities sector should be an engine of growth, rather than a poverty trap, unctad secretary-general tells forum
Corrupt and opaque financial practices deprive resource-rich developing countries of “staggering” amounts of money, UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi said at the opening of the UNCTAD Global...
European leveraged finance market set to undergo a shift as sponsors veer back towards loans to finance buyouts
The European leveraged finance market is set to undergo a shift this year, as private equity sponsors veer back towards loans to finance leveraged buyouts, says S&P Capital IQ Leveraged Commentary and...
European structured products market in upwards trend
Turnover in investment certificates and leverage products on the European exchanges was significantly up in the fourth quarter of 2013. In comparison with the previous quarter, the trading volume...
Citi and Research Affiliates Launch Fundamentals-based Global Corporate Bond Index
Citi and Research Affiliates have launched a new global investment-grade corporate bond index based on fundamental measures. The new smart beta solution offers a transparent means of implementing...
Equal Weight Version of S&P Europe 350 Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices announced the launch of the S&P Europe 350 Equal Weight Index (EWI) which is designed to equally measure the performance of the 350 leading, blue chip companies that comprise the...
EU Bank Stress Test Raises Hurdle, But Lacks Key Details
The European Banking Authority has raised the capital hurdle for its European-wide bank stress test this year, but the robustness of the exercise will depend on final methodology and scenarios, and...
European Markets on the mend - but discipline is required to avoid being caught out
A return to "the good old days" is not on the cards just yet, but at least Europe appears to be in recovery mode, according to the latest issue of The Cerulli Edge-Europe Edition. "Allocators have...
Fitch: SG's Q213 Underlying Profit Up, Balance Sheet Strengthening
Ratings says that Societe Generale's (SG; A/Stable/a-) Q213 results showed improvement in almost all its businesses. At the same time, SG reported a 70bp increase in its Basel III 'fully applied'...
Point of view of Jason Pidcock : Investors fearful of Chinese burn says.
Jason Pidcock fund manager of the BNY Mellon Asian Equity Fund at Newton, part of BNY Mellon, looks at the outlook for China amid signs of weakening in its economy. “The Chinese equity market has...
EDHEC welcomes IOSCO’s ETF principles, calls on regulators and industry to adopt high standards of transparency
EDHEC-Risk Institute welcomes the Principles for the Regulation of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) released by the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) on 24 June 2013, which are...
Industry voices concern over lack of progress for PRIPs
EFAMA, the European Fund and Asset Management Association, has sent a letter* to MEP members of the ECON Committee expressing deep concerns about the latest developments of the PRIPs initiative. The...
Fitch: French Banks' Deposit Focus Supports Funding
French banks' significant and increasing amount of customer deposits and growing proportion of long-term debt provide a solid foundation for their funding, Fitch Ratings says. They have also reduced...
[Opinion] Benchmarks: EDHEC-Risk Institute warns against the false promises of governance
In the context of the ongoing regulatory debate on financial benchmarks and the recent consultations by the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) and the European Securities and...
Primary deals under the spotlight at the 4th mergermarket German M&A and Private Equity forum
Mergermarket, an independent mergers and acquisitions intelligence and data service, host its latest Remark event - the 4th German M&A and Private Equity Forum at the Düsseldorf Intercontinental...
ESMA and the EBA warn investors about contracts for difference
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) and the European Banking Authority (EBA) have published a warning to retail investors about the dangers of investing in contracts for difference...
[Opinion] Threadneedle's William Davies on the impact of the Italian election for Europe's future
By William Davies, Head of Global Equities, Threadneedle Investments A Mandate for Change The current focus from the Italian election is on personalities, the rise of a new political force and the...
ORIX acquires Robeco
ORIX Corporation (ORIX), Coöperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., (Rabobank) and Robeco Groep N.V., (Robeco) announce that ORIX is acquiring approximately 90.01% of the equity in Robeco...
Opalesque Roundtable on Hedge Fund
National and international media reports have highlighted hedge funds setting up or moving to Florida. This Opalesque Roundtable adds relevant background information about this trend and hedge funds...
Long-term UCITS register strong net sales in December 2012 and reach EUR 234 billion of inflows in 2012
A continued increase in optimism on the economic outlook was brought about in December 2012 by reduced tensions in the euro area sovereign debt markets and rising stock markets, which supported equity...
Fitch: Foreign Bank Rules May Cut Growth of Global Banks
Proposals by the Federal Reserve for regulating foreign banks could raise the bar for the largest global banks yet again and, if introduced in other jurisdictions, may hinder their growth, Fitch...
Excellent Growth in Sales for the Salvatore Ferragamo Group
Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A. (MTA: SFER), parent company of the Salvatore Ferragamo Group, one of the global leaders in the luxury sector,  released the Group's Preliminary Consolidated Revenue1 figures...
S&P SMIT 40 Index to Serve as Basis for Commerzbank ETF
S&P Dow Jones Indices today announced that it has licensed the S&P SMIT 40 Index to Commerzbank AG for the launch of an ETF based upon the Index. The S&P SMIT 40 Index is designed to measure the...
EDHEC-Risk Institute Research Highlights the Risk of New Forms of Equity Indices Underperforming Cap-Weighted Indices
In a new research paper published in the prestigious Journal of Portfolio Management, entitled “Diversifying the Diversifiers and Tracking the Tracking Error: Outperforming Cap-Weighted Indices...
Les fonds monétaires américains poursuivent leur désengagement des banques européennes en faveur des japonaises
U.S. prime money market funds (MMFs) continued to increase their exposure to Japanese banks while exposure to eurozone banks also grew moderately, according to Fitch Ratings' latest research on MMF...
New Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index Commentary Offers Insight into July Hedge Fund Performance
The Dow Jones Credit Suisse Hedge Fund Index finished up 1.42% in July. A new monthly commentary offers insight into hedge fund performance through the month of July. Some key findings from the...
Fitch examine les conséquences en termes de notation souveraine des mesures de soutien de la BCE
In a newly-published Special Report, Fitch Ratings sets out the broad sovereign rating implications of external financial support, including bond purchases by the European Central Bank (ECB) and/or...
EDHEC-Risk Institute strongly welcomes ESMA's ETF guidelines
EDHEC-Risk Institute has strongly welcomed the ETF guidelines released by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), which are consistent with the conclusions of EDHEC-Risk Institute's...
Global Investment Management Industry Continues to Face a Regulatory Avalanche of Disparate Rules: KPMG Report
...as Advisor Registration, Form PF and Cost Basis Reporting, all of which require new ...
European High Yield Bond Market Developments
Frankfurt/London, 22September 2011: Although the new issues market for European high yield bonds has been affected by the general debt market turbulence of the last few weeks, the last two years...
European Money Market Funds - A Primer for Investors, Part 2
Fitch Ratings has published "European Money Market Funds - A Primer for Investors, Part 2" - the second of a series of question and answer reports focusing on European money market funds. While Part...
S&P launches S&P International Preferred Stock Index
S&P launches S&P International Preferred Stock Index Move creates first benchmark for international preference shares Standard & Poor’s, the world’s leading index provider, today announced the...
Cautious optimism as European IPO markets start to show signs of recovery
Europe’s Initial Public Offering (IPO) markets are starting to show signs of recovery after several dismal quarters, according to the latest PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP IPO Watch Europe survey. In the...
Emerging European economies resilient in the face of the global recession
The resilience of the underlying economies in Emerging Europe has been one of the more positive surprises to come out of the global recession. Matthias Siller, manager of Baring Emerging Europe plc...
Indian election victory for UPA could be a ‘game-changer’, says F&C’s Mahtani
The Bombay Stock Exchange Sensex Index soared by 17% following the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance party’s strong showing in the Indian parliamentary election. According to Sam Mahtani,...
The BMB Group chosen to run one of the largest charitable initiatives from the Islamic world
The BMB Group chosen to run one of the largest charitable initiatives from the Islamic world The International Zakat Organisation (“IZO”), an important new charitable body of the Organisation of...