Unleash the UCITS dragon


Comment by Joy Dunbar, Editor of Absolute UCITS

Like all things associated with China the country’s fund management industry is expected to grow exponentially – with some estimates suggesting it could grow to $10 trillion by 2030.

This development has the potential to mutually benefit the established European and the fledgling Chinese fund industries.

The growing middle class, the one child policy and an increasingly aging demographic means that increasingly affluent Chinese investors require solutions to their investment, retirement and insurance needs.

The established fund management industries in developed countries in Europe and the US are being challenged on a number of fronts – more financial regulation