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AIFMD: An Opportunity, Not a Chore



Mention of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, AIFMD, will typically elicit a groan among investment professionals, since many view the legislation as punishment of the financial industry by politicians from the European Union. After all, the directive was instigated as a reaction…

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China: Will Inflation Information Lead to Easing or Squeezing?



Monetary and fiscal policies seem to be changing in China. The country’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), and their main banking regulator, the China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC), have made some gradual but noticeable shifts over the past two months. Our initial…

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