Key issues for asset managers in 2014

Asset managers continue to face significant regulatory challenges and 2014 marks the first full year of operation for many new regulations. The impact of these new regulations is substantial and will cause upheaval and change in the sector. Asset managers competing in an increasingly global sector will need to take into account the increasingly international (and often competing) nature of regulatory developments in their key target markets.

Allen & Overy’s Asset Management Group has summarised some of the key Asia-Pacific, European, US and tax developments that will affect asset managers, looking at the policy behind each, timelines for implementation, business models in scope and, most importantly, the potential impact on your business. Links to more detail are included in each section…

Click on the link below to read the rest of the Allen & Overy briefing.

Analysis from The Lawyer

  • Panel reviews

    Panel reviews 2014: The chosen ones

    Which firms are cutting it in this era of slimline rosters, and who are the GC new brooms making clean sweeps? The Lawyer can reveal all

  • training

    Accutrainee: Revolution postponed

    At the time of its launch Accutrainee was described as a revolutionary change to the training model. Has it proved to be so? Not really.

View more analysis from The Lawyer


One Bishops Square
E1 6AD

Jurisdiction: UK
No. of offices: 11
No. of qualified lawyers: 273