Category Archives: Technology

13/06/2014

The Investit Intelligence research membership have commissioned ‘New Outsourcing Opportunities’ as a new study for 2014. Asset managers continue to fine tune their operating platforms and seek new opportunities to increase efficiency and reduce costs. Many firms have embraced outsourcing …

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The Investit Intelligence research membership have chosen ‘Market Data Administration: Containing Costs’ as a new study for 2014. The escalating costs of market data and the expanded regulatory requirements for providing clients with access to market information has made market …

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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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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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22/04/2013

The old adage stating information is power has never been more evident than in today’s financial services industry. As firms continue to compete in increasingly complicated and volatile global financial markets under the scrutiny of more oppressive regulations and higher …

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18/04/2013

Regulatory reform of OTC derivatives is officially here. The impact of the new requirements is driving firms to evaluate costs and assess the value of derivatives to their portfolios. Are they still worth it? In an effort to reduce the counterparty …

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18/02/2013

We will be participating in a number of streams at this respected buy-side industry event in London on the 19 March (website). Front Office Technology Stream – Chaired by Catherine Doherty How can the front office better accommodate risk practices? …

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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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22/08/2012

Richard Phillipson will be speaking on the topic of “The Art of Asset Allocation in Challenging Markets” at the Wilshire Analytics Client Conference in London on Thursday 4 October. Richard will share thoughts on the performance and risk issues that will be …

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