TECHNOLOGY-LED DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

Technology evolutions are heavily impacting the asset management space. From the increasing number of Fintech firms launching on a daily basis to the rapid emergence of crypto funds and the likes, these disruptive entrants are transforming the industry lanscape and quickly winning both customers and market share. Managers need to adapt rapidly to remain competitive.

Luxembourg

Luxembourg Regulation: Highlights October 2018

Luxembourg is emerging as a key investment jurisdiction for asset managers, especially with the possibility of a hard Brexit looming. As it jostles with Ireland for poll position as the fund domicile jurisdiction of choice in the EU, reports suggest that the number of people working in the Luxembourg investment industry grew by 10 percent…

Regulation hammer

October 2018: Regulatory Update

The financial crisis in 2008 saw regulators around the globe agreeing on some commonly shared aims to enhance the integrity of the markets and mitigate risks for governments and consumers. What we have seen over the past couple of years is a parting of ways and certainly a more fragmented approach to regulation across the…

Cayman AML Regulation: Deadline Update

This week the much anticipated Cayman AML Regulation was updated as CIMA issued a notice regarding the deadlines for compliance. How does this impact you? Regulated Funds Funds that are registered with or licensed by CIMA are still required to appoint the relevant AML Officers by 30 September, 2018. Notification of these appointments to CIMA…

Bulls-eye

Apex Heaped with Praise in 2018 Global Custodian Survey

    The Apex Group has once again outperformed in both the Hedge Fund and Private Equity Fund Administration Survey’s.   Extract from the Hedge Fund Survey: Apex has attracted more responses than any other provider in the survey. That alone is tribute to a consistent strategy, faithfully executed, and a string of acquisitions, successfully…