Pension fund experts argue that a Pan-European Personal Pension Product (PEPP) would work only if there was cooperation among the European nations regarding fundamental policy issues.
The influence of asset managers and asset owners was questioned at the Global Invest Forum organised by L'Agefi on 10-11 October.
At the 18th edition of L’Agefi’s Global Invest Forum 2019, CEOs of top asset management firms and asset owners pointed out the need for a closer interaction between the two groups to meet future challenges.
A four-expert panel discussed the future of asset management companies and the evolution of their relationship with the fintech world at AM Tech Day organised by L’Agefi on 8 October.
The topic has been highlighted at AM Tech Day held by L'Agefi on 8 October.
Even as organisations are increasingly adopting policies to create an inclusive work environment, efforts must go beyond the paperwork to create a true culture of diversity.
Compliance experts open up on the challenges they face while ensuring regulatory adherence to new tech-driven bank solutions such as artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain or cryptoassets.
Elisabeth Roegele, chief executive director, German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin), said that a review of existing regulations, such as MiFID II/ MIFIR for instance, is mandatory to keep up with the evolving capital market challenges.
Steven Maijoor, chair of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), said that post Brexit, their relationship with the United Kingdom – which will fall under its ‘third country’ legislation – would be complex due to existing integrations on various areas.
At the third annual compliance and legal conference by the association for financial markets in Europe (AFME), regulators said that tech-driven solutions are imperative towards early detection and mitigation of financial crime.