New report suggests asset managers are wary of potential regulatory change to blockchain in the future.
Two weeks after MiFID II was implemented across Europe, The TRADE asks senior buy-siders how much has changed, if anything.
Fixed income participants agree legislation has created a less competitive environment and led to the rise of the ‘defensive merger’ on the buy-side.
Regulators are set to shift focus from large banks to asset managers, according to a recent report.
Global survey finds 84% of large buy-side firms predict growth in annual revenues.
Banks, insurers and asset services have strategic management for some regulations, but not all.
Regulatory fines and a thin capital base have increased pressures on key business areas.
A potential regulatory bifurcation is the biggest concern for asset managers following the EU referendum in the UK.
With no shortage of macro-economic and political events over the past three months, The Trade Asia rounds up buy-side predictions across asset classes for the rest of 2016.
Senior management departures, economic headwinds and cooling analyst sentiment suggests tomorrow could be a busy day for Schroders' new boss.