Asset Management Systems Insights
18th March 2015
TSAM Europe is the leading event for companies in the investment management sector. Held annually, the conference brings together strategic business leaders and operational team managers within asset management, fund management, investment management, private wealth and hedge fund firms.
TSAM Europe 2015, held yesterday, consisted of hundreds of... read more
5th March 2015
Yodlee Interactive, a leading technology and applications platform, is officially sponsoring the 2015 FinTech Innovation Awards.
Built on the foundation of Yodlee’s 15 years of aggregated consumer financial data, Yodlee Interactive empowers visionary entrepreneurs, developers and partners to build the next generation of disruptive and... read more
27th February 2015
Start-ups often require help, advice and capital to make their product a success and the Innotribe Startup Challenge is the perfect platform to showcase an innovative product to a panel of financial service experts, angel investors, venture capitalists, and leading fintech and financial decision makers. With news that SWIFT is also launching an... read more
23rd February 2015
BI-SAM is funding a program of research into the business practices that are employed by performance teams within asset management organisations. The research program was initiated in Q2 2014 and will continue in 2015. The work is being carried out by PK Consulting Ltd and is fully funded by BI-SAM.
The program has three main... read more
29th January 2015
1. Technology trends from the consumer world will drive incremental shifts for investment managers in 2015
Major paradigm shifts in consumer technology have changed the way we manage our personal lives and have already made significant disruptions in some industries. And while the financial services space takes a more conservative approach to... read more
29th January 2015
On Tuesday morning at the London Stock Exchange, a small crowd of VCs, private equity firms, investors, early-stage tech founders, corporate venture funds and representatives from the LSE and British Business Bank gathered together in a room for the “Bootstrap to IPO: Redefining Finance in a Brave New World of Finance” event, all eager... read more
15th January 2015
JPMorgan Chase’s chief executive, Jamie Dimon said that US financial power would be hurt if the US bank was split up into smaller banks that couldn’t compete with larger Chinese banks. “America has been the leader in global capital markets for the last 50, 100 years. That is part of the reason the country is so strong,” he... read more
11th December 2014
Due to popular demand, we have added four new categories to the FinTech Innovation Awards 2015. Companies can now be nominated for FinTech Innovation of the Year, FinTech Start-up of the Year, FinTech Deal of the Year and FinTech Leader of the year.
It has been a big year for financial technology companies, and we wanted to recognise some of the... read more
25th November 2014
Many, many, many moons ago I started my career in the City in the back-office of a US investment bank. Part of my daily duties back then was to ensure that the client confirms, that were dispatched by post to clients, matched the dealing tickets from the previous day. Each day I would start with a pile of 100 dealing tickets and a pile of 300 trade... read more
10th November 2014
Over 40 private tech start-up companies have broken through the $1bn valuation barrier as investors clamour to get a piece of the hottest new tech companies. The Financial Times (FT) reports that the tech industry has a new billion dollar club that is no longer as exclusive when it comes to private start-ups. The report suggests that investors are... read more