Category Archives: Globalisation

01/10/2014

As the investment management process becomes more complex with emerging instruments, shifting and increasingly complex investment strategies, greater regulation, increased globalisation, and increased pressure on fees, investment firms have to ensure that their decision makers have the most accurate, complete …

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12/02/2014

On Wednesday 12 March we are hosting the 19th Intelligence Conference in London for members of the Investit Intelligence research service, to discuss the results of the latest research: Managing Change in Investment Firms Current State of Automation in Operations …

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15/01/2013

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, in contrast to …

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14/01/2013

Members of our Investit Intelligence research service are now exclusively able to watch presentations online at the members-only research portal investitintelligence.com. In September 2012, we launched the new version of the Intelligence online research portal where members can explore a catalogue …

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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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10/07/2012

Investment businesses are trying to reduce dependence on equity returns. This is leading to a development from balanced funds to ‘new balanced’, global macro and diversified funds with some Tactical Asset Allocation. In the Investit Intelligence paper on Convergence written in …

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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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20/01/2012

Investit has today announced the appointment of Catherine Doherty as Global CEO. Catherine has been managing Investit’s MENA operations for the last three years and was one of the original founders of Investit in 1998. Catherine will head up a …

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06/07/2011

At our June conference hosted for the Intelligence membership, senior executives from the investment management industry expressed less confidence in the business environment compared to the same survey taken in January. The near universal business response is to expand into new regions, …

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24/07/2010

The global financial crisis of 2008 – 2009 fundamentally changed the dynamic for the investment management business: Operating margins for investment management firms had fallen to an all-time low. Regulators introduced ever more onerous and wide-ranging requirements. Much of the …

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