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From Regions / Europe / Luxembourg May 15, 2014

Luxembourg must innovate to stay on top of funds distribution pile

Regulations affecting money market funds and the ever increasing costs of Ucits compliance threaten Luxembourg’s pre-eminence as a funds distribution centre. But the Grand Duchy is aware of the need to adapt

Rüdiger Kerth, Union Investment
From Regions / Europe May 6, 2014

Inflation situation spooks European bond markets

Fears of a breakup in the eurozone have reduced since the ECB indicated it would do all it could to save the currency, and investors’ attention is now focused on low levels of inflation across the region

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From Regions / Asia / China April 17, 2014

Plotting a path into Chinese equity markets

Once the decision to allocate to Chinese equities has been made, investors must determine how broad an area to focus on and whether to go for a foreign or domestic manager

Derrick Irwin, Wells Fargo
From Regions / Asia / China April 1, 2014

Political pressures put investors off emerging market equities

Recent sell-offs in emerging market equities have been dramatic, but most fund managers believe the asset class remains a compelling long-term investment

Alexey Aleksandrov, UkrSibbank
From Regions / Europe / Ukraine March 31, 2014

UkrSibbank in step with cautious Ukrainian clients

Ukraine’s UrkSibbank has slowly but surely been making headway in the country’s private banking industry, bringing Western-style products to a clientele who are slow to trust and prefer to play it safe

Frédérique Carrier, RBC Wealth Management
From Regions / Europe March 26, 2014

Time to gain exposure to the European recovery?

Europe’s economy appears to be moving in the right direction, but are equities in the region overvalued and which areas should investors leave well alone?

Steven Wieting, Citi Private Bank
From Regions / Asia / China March 25, 2014

Emerging markets down but not out

Political upheavals and the tapering of QE have hit emerging markets hard, but some investors are highlighting the attractive valuations and long-term opportunities available in these economies

From Regions / Europe / Switzerland March 24, 2014

Swiss banks reeling as US tax deal begins to bite

Swiss banks are seeing their reputations take a battering as they face up to US charges of tax evasion, yet they have no option but to comply with the authorities

From Regions / Europe / Russia March 21, 2014

Russian incursion felt far beyond Ukraine’s borders

The economic fallout of Russia’s actions in Ukraine will affect not only individuals and businesses in the two countries, but global financial centres

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From Regions / Asia / Singapore March 21, 2014

Société Générale's return home a sign of things to come

SocGen’s sale of its Asian private banking unit to DBS marks a change of emphasis for the bank and could be the first of many

Extremely low yields have forced investors to move up the risk curve, with assets flowing into emerging market debt and high yield bonds, but what are the prospects for these fixed income segments and what are the main risks?

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