Events

25th September
SIX – ConventionPoint, Zurich

Zurich ETF Seminar

Global ETPs delivered total AUM growth of $191.1bn so far in 2012 driven by $66.0bn of inflows and $125.1bn of favourable market and exchange rate movements. Fixed income was the top asset gathering category for the year with $25.5bn or 39% of total net new assets. North America Equity attracted $21.6bn YTD or 33% of total ETP inflows. Europe equity ETPs relinquished ($5.9bn) YTD concentrated in April outflows from German DAX products.*

This ETF seminar will provide a dedicated and educational platform, offering professionals a concise and timely insight into the latest themes and topics concerning the ETF landscape.

As the industry continues to evolve, professional investors are challenged with new themes concerning the ETF landscape. The seminar will elaborate on topics concerning ETF product innovation, optimum strategies for portfolio implementation, due diligence of ETPs, as well as looking at regulatory developments by ESMA.

Fund News

JPMorgan targets more British millionaires

Fri, 08 Jun 2012

LONDON (Reuters) – A drive to attract more British millionaire clients marks a first phase of plans by JPMorgan to expand its private banking services across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, targeting clients who are rich if not yet in the “ultra rich” bracket.

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Computer trading models crash from favour

Fri, 08 Jun 2012

LONDON (Reuters) – Investors are losing faith in the computer-based trading models that made them millions in the bull market years, as Europe’s financial convulsions have shown how poorly they cope with the unpredictable.

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China's first "junk bond" market opens for business

Fri, 08 Jun 2012

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The Shanghai Stock Exchange has begun issuing approvals for companies to begin issuing “junk bonds”, as Beijing seeks to help cash-starved private Chinese firms find credit.

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