The NED has conducted what it believes is the first ever survey on the governance of risk in the fund industry.

It decided to undertake this research study in light of the war in Ukraine, and the threat that it poses geopolitical stability. The recent market turbulence was another reason for conducting the survey.

The fieldwork for the survey was from early April to mid-May.

To read more on this story, see the May issue of The NED.


The crypto crash has raised questions about the governance of funds that specialise in digital assets. It has also raised questions about the structure and regulation of the fast moving and embryonic industry developing around digital assets.