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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Regulation was top of the diverse agenda at The Lawyer ’s recent funds summit in Brussels.
Speakers including Schulte Roth & Zabel’s Christopher Hilditch, HSBC Securities Services and Citigroup in-house counsel Stephen Lear and Nigel Kemp and Investment Management Association CEO Richard Saunders gave their thoughts on the way the funds industry is changing (see story) .
Our highlights video gives a taster of the event, while in extended interviews Macfarlanes partner Tim Cornick and HSBC Securities Services’ global head of regulatory and industry affairs Bill Scrimgeour offer their perspective on regulation.
Meanwhile a session on alternative asset classes was an insight into the growing world of litigation funding.