10 things every asset manager needs to know in 2016

In an industry paper, Asset Management 2020, PwC predicted that the industry would move centre stage within the financial services through asset growth, globalization of distribution and a move into traditional banking and insurance areas. With reputational damage from regulatory and tax failures seeming to be at an all-time high, any move to the spotlight was going to bring with it more scrutiny from regulators, the media and tax authorities – 2016 looks like it will be the year this scrutiny starts to hit home.