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Potential “golden age” for fund managers brings new challenges

Fund managers must adapt to the new regulatory environment if they want to benefit from what could be a golden age for the management industry, according to a report from KPMG.

Firms face higher penalty costs as global regulators fight misconduct

Global regulators will continue to increase penalties in their battle against market misconduct, according to a survey by Kinetic Partners, part of consulting and advisory firm Duff & Phelps.

Singapore regulator announces revisions to money laundering rules

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued a revised notice to capital markets intermediaries (CMIs) on the prevention of money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism.

Asian fund passport moves a step closer

At the end of February, Singapore, Australia, South Korea, New Zealand, Philippines and Thailand released a joint consultation on the proposed arrangements that will govern the Asia region funds passport.

Singapore regulator begins overhaul of securities and futures legislation

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued a consultation paper outlining its proposed amendments to the Securities and Futures Act (SFA).