Speakers from Arthur Cox, ETFGI, and EY share their latest thinking on ETFs.
After 18 months of tough negotiations, we are nearing the end of the Brexit debate phase. Or are we? The ‘meaningful vote’ in UK parliament originally planned for Tuesday, December 11, has been deferred with no firm date scheduled for it to take place. Here are the possible scenarios as well as a discussion of what all this means to asset managers.
The CBI’s latest discussion paper highlights a trend in regulator interest and oversight of outsourced activity by asset managers and other financial firms. The paper turns up the heat on those responsible for overseeing an increasingly complex and globally dispersed supply chain of data and operations.
The growth of online gaming continues at a feverish pace. Fortnite is the latest viral gaming sensation and it’s not mere child’s play. It is big business underpinned by hard-nosed sales principles, some of which are highly transferable to asset management.
EY hosted their annual ETF Roadshow conferences last week in Dublin, London, and Luxembourg. Given the popularity of ETFs across the global asset management industry, the sessions were “standing room only.” I was fortunate to be a panelist in both Dublin and London. Here are my some of my highlights.