Just as European corporate treasurers were starting to prepare for the entry into force of the EU Money Market Fund (MMF) regulation, a new obstacle has emerged that might put into question some of the fundamental aspects of the regulation.
A rising rate environment can be challenging to even the most sophisticated fixed income investors. In this unpredictable environment, an actively managed ultra-short-duration strategy could be the optimal liquidity solution for treasurers.
Aiden Shevlin of J.P. Morgan Asset Management discusses with the Editor how investment conditions are evolving from a period of uncertainty and currency devaluation to a more steady state - albeit with some challenges still in place for corporate investors.
With the European Money Market Fund Regulations set for implementation in early 2019, Jim Fuell explains how he and his team are helping J.P. Morgan Asset Management clients to understand their options under the changes that the new regime will bring.