July 19, 2016

FCA Consultation Paper on PRIIPs

FCA PRIIPs consultation paper The FCA has published a consultation paper detailing changes to disclosure rules in the FCA Handbook to reflect the direct application of the PRIIPs Regulation. In the consultation paper, the FCA proposes rules and guidance that will apply from 31 December 2016 to allow NURS managers the… Read More
July 6, 2016

Should I outsource the KIIDs?

KIID outsource What is the optimal way to produce KIIDs? There is no standard answer to this question, as depending on your needs you may choose either an in-house or outsourced solution. Choosing between the two depends on many factors, including availability of internal resources, scalability needs… Read More
July 1, 2016

EC releases new guidance on PRIIPs

PRIIPs guidance The European Commission has adopted new rules specifying the content and underlying methodology of the PRIIPs Key Information Document (KID). The PRIIPs KID will have to be provided to retail consumers when they buy certain investment products, as of 31 December 2016. Here is the text of… Read More
June 14, 2016

Why asset managers go to FundForum?

why FundForum More than 1,300 funds industry professionals gathered from 6-8 June at the 2016 edition of FundForum International, for the first time in Berlin. FundAssist was among the sponsors of the event and our team gained some valuable insights that we are happy to share with… Read More
June 9, 2016

How to create a PRIIPs RFP ?

priips rfp template PRIIPS rfp You need to issue a PRIIPs rfp quickly, but don't know where to start from? Here is how to avoid common mistakes that can cause you a lot of pain further down the line. As the 1st January deadline is approaching quickly, many… Read More
June 7, 2016

LocWorld is arriving in Dublin

localisation experts LocWorld is arriving in Dublin on 8-10 June 2016. LocWorld is the leading conference for international business, translation, localization and global website management. Attendees are the people responsible for communicating across the boundaries of language and culture in the global marketplace. With a specific emphasis… Read More
May 30, 2016

FundAssist launches its new website

We are excited to share with you our newly redesigned website: www.fundassist.com Our goal with the new website is to provide a better user experience and with this in mind, we made some important changes; here are just a few: Enhanced rendering We have improved the responsiveness… Read More
April 7, 2016

The PRIIPs KID final RTS has been published

The European Supervisory Authorities (ESA) have released the final draft Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) on the PRIIPs KID. Click on the following link to see it. https://www.esma.europa.eu/sites/default/files/library/jc_2016_21_final_draft_rts_priips_kid_report.pdf Read More