A leading pan-Asian asset management and domiciliation hub that gives investors access to global opportunities. October 2019 – Discussion paper Retirement Villages – a proposal for asset management plans released by Government for public consultation. The asset management industry has never been under greater scrutiny.

Moody's Investors Service has predicted a number of developments will take place across the asset management industry including further M&A, increasing ESG adoption and the closure of mutual funds. The changing of the guard at the Financial Stability Board (FSB) is one example of a changing remit. › Asset Management Regulatory Insights April 2019 New capital requirements… and much more Currently, asset managers generally benefit from a number of exemptions and national discretions in the Capital Requirements Directive and Regulation (CRD IV and CRR). “Asset management is a critical component of our markets and is especially important to Main Street investors,” said SEC Chairman Jay Clayton. Asset and wealth management trends 2019 ... and global regulation is swelling the cost base, ... Asset management firms are not only battling each other for the best people, but also challenging innovative new startups and large established technology companies for talent. The two main pieces of EU legislation in this area are the Directive on Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities (UCITS) and the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). shall not contract out the investment/management of pension fund assets to third parties, except for open/close-end/hybrid funds and specialist investment funds allowed by this Regulation.

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“This committee will help the Commission ensure that our regulatory approach to asset management meets the needs of retail investors and market participants at a time when the industry is evolving rapidly. Today's regulatory, legal, and compliance functions are being asked to do more with less while grappling with new and emerging challenges that stem from the near-ubiquitous use of advanced technologies.

The FCA’s Asset Management Market Study last year highlighted numerous failings in relation to value for money, use of benchmarks and the clarity of disclosure on performance and fees. Overview Located in the heart of fast-growing Asia, Singapore has positioned itself as a developed pan-Asian asset management centre with a conducive environment for asset managers and asset owners to locate and hub their investment activities. Regulation of Asset Management conference. Asset managers’ optimism for less-stringent U.S. regulations may be further validated in 2019, in our view. Yet with constantly changing regulation and the need to compete with digital disruption, 2019 will be the year when regtech rises to the top of the agenda for the c-suite in financial institutions. Investment management regulation in 2020: Staying on top of emerging trends. November 2019 – Consultation on the discussion paper ends. With the opening up of economies in the region, we expect to see more international asset managers set up shop directly in the area, as well as