New Publications: Irish Funds Distribution Guides6 November 2020
France: A Guide to International Fund Distribution
As of May 2019, France ranks 2nd place in Europe with respect to financial management of investment funds, with a market share of 18%, behind United Kingdom (24%). The French asset management industry (investment funds and discretionary mandates) ranks first on the Continental European market. Including discretionary management, France is in 2nd place in Europe with 20% of market share.
Switzerland: A Guide to International Fund Distribution
Switzerland represents one of the largest markets in the world for Asset Managers. According to the Swiss Banking Association, Switzerland ranks 5th globally in terms of AUM and leads the world in offshore private banking (25% of global offshore assets).
Chile: A Guide to International Fund Distribution
The Irish Funds Distribution Working Group have developed the latest country guide for the distribution of Irish funds.
The largest segment for international managers in Chile is the Chilean pension system. This system is based on mandatory contributory scheme with individual savings accounts administrated by privately-owned companies known as Administradoras de Fondos de Pensiones (Pension Fund Adminstrators) (“AFPs”).
Norway: A Guide to International Fund Distribution
The Irish Funds Europe, Nordics Distribution Working Group have developed the latest country guide for the distribution of Irish funds.
Norway is one of the smaller Nordic countries with a population of 5.3 million, yet with a GDP per capita of approximately €68,8251 it is amongst the top 10 wealthiest countries in the world.