Category Archives: Data Management

18/11/2013

We have been working closely with RIMES Technologies over the last three years to uncover industry trends, issues and best practices in the area of index and benchmark data management. Over the course of this time we have found that: …

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20/06/2013

Research by consultancy Investit has revealed that 60% of investment management firms are concerned about their ability to support the rapid growth in data requirements resulting from the ever-increasing pressure to grow the business, keep shareholders happy and provide transparency …

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02/10/2012

New products, expansion into new markets and increasingly complex investment strategies are forcing firms to acquire new sources of market data to support their business, while at the same time vendors are increasing license fees and enforcing more stringent usage …

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20/04/2012

In June 2011, Investit published a research report on industry issues and trends in the area of index and benchmark data management. This report had been commissioned by RIMES Technologies as independent bespoke research, which provided results from a survey of 34 global investment …

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18/04/2012

Investit’s latest research, produced as part of its leading IT Value Survey, has found that the industry standard for data management has reached Level 3 of the Capability Maturity Model, where the function has become an enterprise programme. Furthermore, Investit …

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20/03/2012

Delegates to our March 2012 Intelligence Conference in London last week, were asked to identify their top priorities for 2012. 74% of respondents indicated that regulation, risk and compliance is the highest priority as they strive to identify the operations and …

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04/03/2012

The momentum to deliver sound data management capabilities remains an ongoing challenge as the demands of the investment management industry accelerate. A stringent regulatory environment, increasingly complex product offerings, more sophisticated clients, and the proliferation of new technologies, along with …

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20/07/2011

The costs associated with purchasing, collecting, validating and distributing index data have increased significantly in recent years for our clients. At the same time, most have experienced an increase in the number of benchmarks that are used within their businesses. The main …

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11/11/2009

The investment management industry has wrestled with the problems posed by the ever-growing demand for data. This growth is fuelled by a number of factors including an increase in trading of new instrument types, the impact of regulatory changes, and …

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02/01/2008

A well-ordered and consistent data infrastructure can help control operational and technical costs – and improve profitability. A comprehensive understanding of how data is managed, and effective data architecture, enables an investment management company to be more flexible and cost-effective …

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