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08
Apr
2021
Modest dividend expectations even as stocks trade near highs
All examples in this report are hypothetical interpretations of situations and are used for explanation purposes only....
Market Perspectives
All examples in this report are hypothetical interpretations of situations and are used for explanation purposes only. The views in this report reflect solely those of the authors and not necessarily those of CME Group or its affiliated institutions. This report and the information herein should not be considered investment advice or the results of actual...
Modest dividend expectations even as stocks trade near highs
01
Apr
2021
Own the transition
As chief executive of HSBC Asset Management, I am often questioned about our sustainability strategy. It is hard to...
ESG/CSR
As chief executive of HSBC Asset Management, I am often questioned about our sustainability strategy. It is hard to answer because people mean different things when they ask. Maybe they want to know what we are doing ourselves as a business, in which case I say we co-founded the One Planet Asset Manager Initiative, were early signatories of the Principles of...
Own the transition
30
Mar
2021
Luxembourg’s fund industry is ripe for growth
Sustainable finance, innovation and Brexit present a number of opportunities for Luxembourg’s fund industry. According...
Market Perspectives
Sustainable finance, innovation and Brexit present a number of opportunities for Luxembourg’s fund industry. According to Mathieu Maurier, Country Head of Societe Generale Securities Services in Luxembourg, we can seize these opportunities by taking a collaborative approach and being receptive to change.
Luxembourg’s fund industry is ripe for growth
25
Mar
2021
The just transition - ensuring the success of the environmental transition
2021 will be a pivotal year to accelerate global efforts to curb climate change. Although global CO2 emissions dropped...
ESG/CSR
2021 will be a pivotal year to accelerate global efforts to curb climate change. Although global CO2 emissions dropped by 7% in 2020 due to the effects of Covid-19 lockdowns around the world, stronger action will be needed at the upcoming COP26 to keep temperature increases well below 2°C and towards 1.5°C.
The just transition - ensuring the success of the environmental transition
22
Mar
2021
Covid-19 – The Great Accelerator
This time last year we were only just beginning to understand the true scale of the global pandemic and I think that few...
Market Perspectives
This time last year we were only just beginning to understand the true scale of the global pandemic and I think that few of us would have expected to still be living in some form of lockdown a year later. Undoubtedly many of us have experienced some difficult personal situations but, for the investment industry, the period has been surprisingly benign.
Covid-19 – The Great Accelerator
10
Mar
2021
ESG practices aren’t perfect – but investors can’t afford to wait
The COVID-19 pandemic has provided a unique moment for reflection. Governments around the world have articulated a...
ESG/CSR
The COVID-19 pandemic has provided a unique moment for reflection. Governments around the world have articulated a vision to “build back better” and pursue a “green recovery”, while investors increasingly recognise the importance of non-financial sustainability issues to long-term value. Notably, the financial sector has coalesced around environmental, social...
ESG practices aren’t perfect – but investors can’t afford to wait
02
Mar
2021
Property investment mutual funds (OPCIs): how they work, and their strengths and outlook on the Moroccan market
Morocco officially launched its property investment mutual funds (OPCIs) on 11 June 2019 at a conference organised by...
Market Perspectives
Morocco officially launched its property investment mutual funds (OPCIs) on 11 June 2019 at a conference organised by the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
Property investment mutual funds (OPCIs): how they work, and their strengths and outlook on the Moroccan market
24
Feb
2021
Flashnews: Cleared derivatives: The new regulation finally published!
On 17 February 2021, Delegated Regulation 2021/237 was published in the Union Official Journal. Entered into force the...
Regulatory
On 17 February 2021, Delegated Regulation 2021/237 was published in the Union Official Journal. Entered into force the day after its publication, this text amends the three delegated regulations on the clearing obligation (products concerned, date of entry into force...), namely 2015/2205 and 2016/1178 for interest rate derivatives and 2016/592 for credit...
Flashnews: Cleared derivatives: The new regulation finally published!
24
Feb
2021
Green finance: Two regulations for financial market players - February 2021
Discover the two new green finance regulations governing sustainability-related information and their legal & technical...
Regulatory
Discover the two new green finance regulations governing sustainability-related information and their legal & technical framework in the financial services sector: SFDR (Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation) and Taxonomy.
Green finance: Two regulations for financial market players - February 2021
23
Feb
2021
Should the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive be reviewed?
The current situation of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) is marked by the public consultation...
Regulatory
The current situation of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) is marked by the public consultation launched by the European Commission with players in the world of alternative investment funds (AIFs), which closed on 29 January 2021.
Should the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive be reviewed?
19
Feb
2021
Flashnews: Uncleared derivatives: the end of a long wait
The last attempt by European regulators (ESMA, EBA and EIOPA: ESAs) will have been the right one. Delegated Regulation...
Regulatory
The last attempt by European regulators (ESMA, EBA and EIOPA: ESAs) will have been the right one. Delegated Regulation 2021/236, published on 17 February 2021 in the Union Official Journal and entered into force the following day, closes a long period of uncertainty and questioning for the industry.
Flashnews: Uncleared derivatives: the end of a long wait
09
Feb
2021
Data, a major driver of the transformation of the Custodian business
Following a year marked by the pandemic, the resilience of our value chains and an acceleration in our businesses’...
Technology
Following a year marked by the pandemic, the resilience of our value chains and an acceleration in our businesses’ digital transformation, there are numerous prospects for asset management and the custodian profession in 2021. Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) has a solution offer and a Data access environment providing an extensive range of services...
Data, a major driver of the transformation of the Custodian business
27
Jan
2021
Flashnews: The settlement discipline regime (CSDR) SDR 2022
A few days before the fateful date of February 1, 2021, it is now official, the settlement disciplines regime will only...
Regulatory
A few days before the fateful date of February 1, 2021, it is now official, the settlement disciplines regime will only come into force in one year, namely February 1, 2022.
Flashnews: The settlement discipline regime (CSDR) SDR 2022
26
Jan
2021
All eyes on emerging and frontier markets
Low interest rates and distorted equity prices in developed markets are forcing institutional investors to re-think...
Market Perspectives
Low interest rates and distorted equity prices in developed markets are forcing institutional investors to re-think their portfolio exposures. As a result, some investors are starting to seek out alpha opportunities in emerging and frontier markets.
All eyes on emerging and frontier markets
21
Jan
2021
Eric de Nexon's Regulatory Chronicle - January 2021
As I have done in previous years, I will dedicate this letter for the month of January to discussing the most important...
Regulatory
As I have done in previous years, I will dedicate this letter for the month of January to discussing the most important topics to be dealt with in this new year, as well as in the years ahead.
Eric de Nexon's Regulatory Chronicle - January 2021
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European Investor Summit 2021
Societe Generale Securities Services is proud to organise the second edition of its European Investor Summit which will...
Market Perspectives
Societe Generale Securities Services is proud to organise the second edition of its European Investor Summit which will be held virtually from Monday 8 March 2021 to Friday 12 March 2021.
European Investor Summit 2021
Eric de Nexon's January 2021 Regulatory Chronicle
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Regulatory
Watch Eric de Nexon's regulatory perspectives for 2021.
Eric de Nexon's January 2021 Regulatory Chronicle
François Letondu's interview on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)
François Letondu, Head of macro-sector and macro-financial studies at Societe Generale, explains the concept behind...
Regulatory
François Letondu, Head of macro-sector and macro-financial studies at Societe Generale, explains the concept behind Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs), their links with the Blockchain, the 2 different types of CBDCs and central banks views on the subject.
François Letondu's interview on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC)
Your Digital Journey by SGSS
Discover Your Digital Journey with Societe Generale Securities Services. This video illustrates the strategic priority...
Technology
Discover Your Digital Journey with Societe Generale Securities Services. This video illustrates the strategic priority given to digital transformation. All these solutions are built around the willingness to be truly client centric. They cover a wide range of needs: From the digital response to RFP’s, to electronic signature, the SG Markets service portal and...
Your Digital Journey by SGSS
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