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Foreign investors in US real estate undeterred by global market turbulence

International investors deployed record levels of capital in US commercial real estate in 2015, increasing investments by more than 150 per cent year-on-year.

Active management better bet for investors in the long run

The individual circumstances and long-term perspective of investors should determine active and passive allocations rather than recent outperformance, says a report.

Regulation and market forces reshaping global wholesale funding and repo markets

Market participants must prepare for major changes in wholesale funding markets, according to a joint research paper from investment and financial services firm BNY Mellon and PwC.

Climate change is a major concern for European investors as ESG becomes critical issue for many

Climate change is increasingly becoming a priority for European investors, according to a survey by responsible investment market research firm Novethic.

Institutional investors driving demand for hedge fund managed accounts says KPMG report

Pressure from institutional investors for more transparency and tailor-made solutions rather than standardised products is driving demand for managed funds, according to a report by KPMG.

Escalating cyber risks demand pro-active governance says report

Financial firms including alternative investment funds must take a much more pro-active stance to deal with escalating cyber risk threats, says a Conference Board report.

Collateral market changes present growing compliance challenge

Changes to the collateral market caused by regulatory changes present a growing compliance challenge for asset managers and financial firms, says a research paper.

Financial industry needs better data controls and standards says Fima report

The financial industry needs better data controls and standards to avoid future crises and to reap the benefits of well managed data, says a Financial Information Management (Fima) report.