Asset Management Systems Insights


How better email management can support your business in meeting regulations

29th June 2016

Company: Cryoserver
Financial service businesses are subject to stringent regulations. They are under increasing pressure to maintain accurate communications and must keep records for significant periods of time. For example, financial organisations are required to keep emails for six years whilst some data must be retained indefinitely so that cases can be reviewed. ... read more

Supply chain finance: cross-functional collaboration

27th June 2016

Company: Kyriba
Supply chain finance is a solution which involves multiple stakeholders across the organisation. However, while many companies have supply chain finance programs in place, all too often these programs are set up without fully aligning the departments most crucial to the project’s success – namely treasury and procurement. Securing... read more

Pre-IPO markets: who wants a slice of the cake?

16th June 2016

Company: bobsguide
If payments was the first segment of financial services to get revolutionised by technology and lending was the second then many believe the disruption and democratisation of the wealth and asset management industry is next. The tech transformation of this sector is already happening, as our recent Fintech Innovation Awards aim to highlight and... read more

[Exclusive Q&A] - Multi-Asset Analysis within Asset Management

16th June 2016

Company: Osney Media
With no industry standard for measuring multi-asset portfolios to date, buy-side performance and risk teams are coming together at TSAM New York (June 23) to thrash out ideas of best practice. Could the answer come from the vendor marketplace? We recently caught up with Stan Kwasniewski from FactSet, who took time to answer some of our questions... read more

Brexit without the campaigning

13th June 2016

Company: StatPro Group
With all the spin surrounding the Brexit vote, it can be difficult to get a clear sense of the facts. The United Kingdom is about to make the historic and potentially seismic decision of whether to exit or remain a part of the European Union. Financial markets are providing signals of both the likelihood of a Brexit vote and its potential... read more

The World Domination of Blockchain

6th June 2016

Company: bobsguide
Could 2016 be the year of the blockchain boom? With reports of banks and bankers actually using the technology, there is a chance that negative attitudes towards blockchain could be dispelled in the near future. Dominant fintech startup SETL announced last week that they have used this technology to create a platform where both buy-side and... read more

Mexican lending & robo-advisors: What’s hot in fintech

26th May 2016

Company: bobsguide
The sheer volume of news, product launches, investments and reports makes it difficult to keep perspective over the fast-moving financial tech market. In today’s newsletter we’re focusing on investment, taking a look at three of the most interesting deals taking place this week and examining what they tell us about the state of the... read more

Asset management: Death of the fact sheet and other stories

26th May 2016

Company: Osney Media
The way in which asset managers engage with their clients is changing, and changing fast. We recently caught up with Scott Burns, Global Head of Asset Management Solutions at Morningstar – whilst at The Summit for Asset Management (TSAM) – who shared some insights on this theme. There’s a really weird thing happening in asset... read more

Welcome to the FinTalk podcast series!

5th May 2016

Company: bobsguide
FinTalk is a fresh new podcast series where we drill down into what drives the brightest minds in finance and tech today. Brought to you by bobsguide, GTNews and PaymentEye, join us each episode for candid conversations with the leaders, investors and entrepreneurs behind the biggest brands in fintech.   In episode #1: Best known as... read more

ILS: Insurance Risk to Capital Market Investors

4th May 2016

With ILS (insurance-linked securities) heading into the London market, every effort is being made to push the corporation tax legislation through in 2016. UK companies will then be able to make the most of the business opportunities on offer.  So, what is this ILS regulation and what makes it different from traditional (re)insurance? ... read more