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Swiss fund giant latest to absorb research costs
The Geneva asset management boutique will pay for all investment research costs for its clients under the Mifid II directive.
Geneva adviser Prime Partners settles US tax evasion charges
Independent asset manager pays $5 million to settle charges that it helped American tax payers evade tax.
UBS's top 10 investment predictions for 2017
The Swiss giant reveals its prognosis for 2017 and highlights some of the lessons we learnt this year.
Geneva boutique in UK expansion push
Investment firm stresses commitment to UK market and moves in to new London headquarters.
Shrimp wars: the Indian commodity that could get caught in the net
As the world’s two largest economies exchange tit for tat, putting tariffs on key goods, the impact of president Donald Trump’s policies are being felt at the periphery by a commodity not that widely discussed.
Predicting the future: a problem in asset management
It's crucial that firms have a grasp on where things are heading so they can remain competitive, says Neill Vanlint of GoldenSource Corporation.
Surprise at Mifid II ‘bill shock’ warning
If you were confused about the statement from Electronic Research Interchange (Eric) warning fund firms could be facing unexpected research costs, you are not alone.