We believed that 2013 would be ‘The Year of Implementation’ for the post-crisis regulatory reform. Each new reform brings specific challenges, but as the intensity of this wave of regulatory change calms, there does appear to be light at the end of the tunnel.
Evolving Investment Management Regulation (PDF 1.6 MB) brings together key regulatory issues affecting asset managers and investors in the Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle East. After 5 years of change and uncertainty, the financial landscape is emerging fundamentally altered. Progress has been made in two key areas:
- creating a safer, more stable financial system
- investors everywhere should be treated ‘fairly’.
But what will the investment management industry look like once this seemingly endless wave of change has passed? Why is it vital for regulators and the investment management industry to get the regulatory regime right?