Managers await impact of Brexit: AIFMD passporting rules and exit model negotiated by UK and EU will be vital

September 2016

One of the primary concerns for UK financial services firms will be their ability to continue to access the European Union (EU) market post-Brexit. The passporting benefits of both the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) and Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities (UCITS) could potentially be lost to UK managers and funds.

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CitcoOne™: Citco’s innovative web platform makes it easy for clients to make better decisions. It doesn’t just deliver data – it delivers answers

March 2016

Like many things, CitcoOne began with an innocuous question. It was time to refresh the web portal and universal opinion within Citco was that the next version needed to deliver more data. But when we talked to clients about what they wanted, they talked more about outcomes, such as transparency, insight and user experience. All these discussions coalesced into one when a client asked: “But how can you make it simple?”

 

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Transparency and control builds trust

March 2016

It’s no secret that because of declining assets and pressure on fees from institutional investors, fund of hedge fund managers’ margins are being squeezed. But as they respond by seeking to cut operating costs, they’re being forced to rely on third-party administrators far more than before, putting trust at a premium.

 

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