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Sustainability

26/3/2020

'Sustainability is the biggest regulatory project of the coming years'

Magdalena Kuper, vice president legal, about the EU action plan, taxonomy and timetable of sustainability regulation.

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Viewpoint

25/3/2020

50 years of BVI

CEO Thomas Richter about the association's anniversary in times of Corona, the greatest achievements of the last 50 years and his plans for the...

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Corona crisis

20/3/2020

BVI: No general pan-EU ban on short-selling

The German investment funds association BVI is firmly opposed to a general ban on short selling in the EU as currently demanded by some regulators and...

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Corona crisis

19/3/2020

Stock exchanges must remain open despite corona

In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the German fund association BVI is calling for continued reliable and transparent trading on all stock exchanges.

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Corona crisis

18/3/2020

BVI on the corona virus

Our top priority is the health of our employees, our members' employees and our external contacts.

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Events

9/3/2020

Expert Forum Asset Management of BVI and ICI

Over 60 participants attended the Expert Forum Asset Management on 2 March 2020, which was organised by BVI together with the US fund association ICI....

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Viewpoint

26/2/2020

Germany falls behind in the competition between financial centres

Brexit is here, and the competition between Europe's financial centres continues. London is trying to make its financial centre more attractive with...

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Press release

10/2/2020

BVI calls for regulatory shift

Retirement provision, sustainability and the competitiveness of the European asset management sector in the global context are the central issues in...

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Press release

10/2/2020

BVI: German asset management industry posts record holdings

"Last year, the solid sentiment in the financial markets had a positive effect on the fund industry. In light of rising share prices and inflows, the...

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Press release

29/11/2019

Germany: Fund industry manages over EUR 1,400 billion for retirement provision

The fund industry plays an important role in providing for retirement. "Citizens usually provide for their pensions through life insurance policies or...

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Retirement Provision

19/11/2019

Private retirement planning: BVI presents five-point plan together with insurance and building societies

The extremely low interest rates and a stagnating uptake are making a reform of state-sponsored private retirement plans a matter of urgent necessity....

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Press release

14/11/2019

Annual General Meeting season 2019: BVI calls for greater transparency from companies

The majority of large exchange-listed companies do not adhere to the rules for good corporate governance. Mismanagement and poor decisions resulted in...

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Press release

13/11/2019

Assets of the German fund industry grew by 13 per cent

The German fund industry saw assets grow from EUR 2,954 billion at the beginning of the year to EUR 3,329 billion at the end of September. This...

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Cybersecurity

28/10/2019

IIFA publishes six points for effective IT security

Protection against cyber risks is a high priority for the fund industry. As part of its annual conference, the International Fund Association IIFA...

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Press release

26/9/2019

MiFID II: BMF shares the criticism voiced by the fund industry

Today's conference of the Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF) and Germany's Permanent Representation in Brussels on MiFID II shows that the German...

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