Yearly Archives: 2012

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21/12/2012

The increasing interconnectedness and dynamic nature of today’s complex global financial markets has created a paradigm shift in the way in which financial service companies achieve their strategic objectives. No longer is developing appropriate products the primary factor in increasing …

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17/12/2012

We are pleased to announce that QIC has joined the Investit Intelligence research community for 2013 – an  industry leading community of investment management firms who collectively sponsor practical operations and technology research, to shape a successful future for their firm and be confident …

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20/11/2012

On Wednesday 16 January at 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM (GMT), Investit will be hosting a forum webcast for Intelligence members on ‘Top Initiatives for Investment Management Firms in 2013′. Balancing regulatory pressures and increasing client demands at a time …

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12/11/2012

New research published earlier this month, titled The Changing Shape of Outsourcing, shows that a typical mid-size investment management firm could employ 16% fewer operational staff (operations, technology and support staff) if they outsourced their investment operations. Increasing business complexity …

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09/11/2012

For many investment management and asset servicing firms, the Asian markets are well understood. Firms established in the region and newcomers alike are driven by the prospect of taking market share where wealth is expected to grow. However, they are …

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30/10/2012

We are delighted to be short listed for two Funds Europe 2012 Awards: European Thought Leadership: Our Investit Intelligence service engages an alliance of firms who collectively sponsor unbiased and practical industry research that informs their common objectives – to shape …

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24/10/2012

We recently reported that regulatory change programmes would be among the top priorities for 85% of investment managers in 2013. Our latest research published this week as part of our Intelligence service, shows that for 75% of firms the emerging and …

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23/10/2012

Middle-office outsourcing services have been available for well over a decade. What began with a goal to offload inefficient, unreliable and expensive processes to a third party has evolved into a complex and long-term partnership that has become an integral …

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15/10/2012

85% of investment management professionals at the Investit Intelligence Conference in September, said that ‘Regulatory Change Projects’ were at the top of their agenda for 2013. We then asked clients from 24 global investment management firms, which regulatory activities are …

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10/10/2012

The financial services industry has undergone significant change over the past two decades; an era of massive deregulation which saw the emergence of new institutions (private partnerships and hedge funds) and technologies facilitating high-speed global interactivity. The result was financial …

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