Category Archives: Operations

15/01/2015

The Investit Intelligence research membership have chosen ‘Managed Data Services: The Next Data Frontier’ as a new study for Spring 2015. In an era of increased data complexity, consumption, and cost the challenge with managing the diverse data needs that …

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The Investit Intelligence research membership have chosen ‘Fixed Income Market Changes’ as a new study for Spring 2015. The fixed income market is undergoing major transformation driven by evolving regulation, lack of liquidity in the market and advances in technology. …

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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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25/06/2014

This research report is derived from Investit’s Regulatory Heatmap and provides an update to the published Intelligence report: Regulatory Impact Heatmap (June 2012). We provide a summary of the operational impact of 19 global regulations across each function of the …

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13/06/2014

The escalating cost of market data and progressively more stringent data distribution rights highlight the importance of instituting a comprehensive market data administration programme. Market data is expensive. A recent industry report indicates the global spend on pricing, reference, valuation …

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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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13/12/2013

Shifting global investment opportunities, regulations, and technological innovation are all key drivers for firms to assess their operating platform. Effectively balancing the components of that platform, the workforce, the organisational structure and the technology, is fundamental in supporting the business …

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07/08/2013

Since the Global Financial Crisis, regulatory change has moved from being a “business as usual” problem to becoming the single most important driver of change for many firms. However, strategic business initiatives, new clients, product development and BAU enhancements also …

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10/07/2013

In a quick poll of investment management firms published by Investit last week, 67% said that they felt only fairly prepared and informed to be deemed AIFM compliant in the near future, and a further 17% said they were unprepared. …

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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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