Hedge Funds Review Service Provider Rankings cover a wide range of services including prime brokerage, fund administration and accountancy. They give an insight into what managers and investors value
The Custody Risk European Awards (formerly the ICFA European Awards) are recognised as the most prestigious in the securities servicing industry and identify the best companies in custody, fund administration and technology.
Thomas Book, chief executive of Eurex Clearing, says it remains to be seen whether the standards for central counterparties set in Europe will be matched around the globe
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation has announced a shake-up of its executive management team
Editor's comment - piecing it all together
HSBC's plans to establish a global prime services platform will culminate with the launch of a full international prime finance service for US hedge funds in 2014
Regulators are turning their attention to reliance on outsourcing – but there may be little that asset managers can do to reverse the trend, even if they wanted to
Coming into force in July, the AIFM directive will likely to curb the freedom for prime brokers to reuse assets pledged by hedge funds for collateral, resulting in higher fees for services including leverage, says Patrick Colle, general manager of Paris-based...
Sponsored forum: Luxembourg
BNY Mellon has made several new hires across four businesses, including appointing Dean Sakati to head strategy for securities finance within global collateral services, and Mark Gonzalez as US chief operating officer for derivatives clearing services
Mandates trend to alternatives
Custody Risk is pleased to unveil the winners of the Custody Risk Americas Awards 2013
Editor's comment - solving systemic risk in harmony
Euroclear questions whether a new liquidity forum that brings together five central securities depositories will be anything other than a talking shop
Malta is poised for growth as EU legislation on the alternative fund industry comes into effect in July 2013. Elections scheduled for March 2013 could also boost growth of financial services.
Welcome to the 2012/2013 winter issue of Custody Risk
Touchstone appoints BNY Mellon to four more funds as the year ends with a steady stream of securities services mandates
Back to basics
Counterparty concerns and transparency drive prime custody growth
Scope for more efficient collateral movement
José Placido, chief executive of the newly renamed RBC Investor Services, reveals his company's growth plans in an interview with Custody Risk
Taking on the Street
Read the summer 2012 issue of Custody Risk