15 Apr 2021

Asset Management – Hot Topics, Spring 2021

Welcome to the Spring 2021 edition of our Asset Management – Hot Topics series, which also forms part of the firm’s 2021 Horizon Scanning ‘Focus on Financial Institutions’ theme.

Against the backdrop of COVID-19 and the end of the Brexit transition period, we discuss some of the significant developments currently affecting the sector, including:

  • The post-Brexit regulatory framework
  • ESG and sustainability
  • Stewardship and shareholder engagement
  • The continuing growth of ETFs
  • Liquidity and appropriate fund structures
  • Operational resilience and cyber risk

Please do contact us if you would like to discuss any of the areas covered in this edition, or any other legal or regulatory development affecting your business.


This material is provided for general information only. It does not constitute legal or other professional advice.

Contact Information
Paul Dickson
Partner at Slaughter and May
Jan Putnis
Partner at Slaughter and May
Jonathan Marks
Partner at Slaughter and May