Digital Assets Report

Europe

Stefan Hendrickx, Ancoa

Energie Steiermark selects Ancoa for energy trade surveillance

Ancoa, a provider of contextual surveillance and analytics for exchanges, regulators, buy- and sell-side firms, has been selected by Energie Steiermark to monitor trading activity covered by MAR (Market Abuse Regulation) and REMIT.   As one of the largest service

Firms must maximise MiFID II innovation opportunities

Linda Gibson, Director of Regulatory Change and Compliance Risk, BNY Mellon’s Pershing on teh challenge and opportunities of MiFID II… The FCA will not be lenient on firms that fall behind on MiFID II compliance. But where a zero tolerance

RSRCHXchange Jeremy Davies

Asset managers reduce bank research spend ahead of MiFID II

There has been a distinct shift of research budgets away from the top nine investment banks, according to an analysis of the readiness of asset managers for the research unbundling rules coming into effect in January 2018. The survey from

INDOS Financial calls for resolution of AIFMD omissions

Independent depositary and fund oversight provider INDOS Financial has highlighted a series of omissions in the EU’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive with the hope these will quickly be addressed by ESMA (The European Securities and Markets Authority). In August

ESA proposal threatens to erect new barriers for funds and investors

ICI President and CEO Paul Schott Stevens comments on the European Commission’s adoption of a proposal and communication following its review of the European Supervisory Authorities (ESAs)… As a global association representing the interests of funds and their investors located

Joris Groot, Circle Partners

Holland’s flexibility to running AIFs is its strength

The Netherlands is ideally placed within Europe, being less than two hours away from the main financial centres such as London, Frankfurt and Paris. It is home to some of Europe’s largest pension plans, many of who are active allocators

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