outsourcing

Mar 24, 2015

Typewriter and laptopFriends Life Investments’ Luke Ransley talks about the legacy problems associated with in-house installations and discusses whether the trend towards outsourcing will prevent similar issues arising in the future.

Mar 19, 2015

RobotData is both an asset and a liability for fund managers. Nicholas Pratt looks at whether managed data services might be a solution.

Mar 18, 2015

gavellaw booksRegulation, automation and financial crime are top priorities for investment managers in 2015, according to research commissioned by the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (Swift).

Feb 20, 2015

CrowdAppropriate oversight of an outsourcer could avert a distressed exit, says Citisoft's Cosmo Wisniewski, but it can also yield useful ongoing business intelligence.

Feb 20, 2015

Ian KellyOnce upon a time, fund administration did just what it said on the tin and nothing more. Outsourcing the day-to-day of back office detail was a natural step for a global funds industry rapidly growing in size and complexity.

Jan 26, 2015

Canary-Wharf3London's alternative investment fund managers are finally feeling the benefits of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers' Directive (AIFMD), as it opens up new pathways into Europe.

Jan 08, 2015

DeadlineUK-based fund managers are struggling to interpret the reporting requirements of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), despite the first reporting

Dec 16, 2014

Chemical elementService providers can be strong partners in helping fund managers to become more efficient. Renaud Breyer and John Beavers of EY Luxembourg outline key elements in making relationships work.

Nov 27, 2014

Sandro PierriSandro Pierri's decision to stand down as chief executive officer of Pioneer Investments will inevitably be seen in light of changes to Pioneer's ownership.

Oct 17, 2014

Mergers and aquisitionOld Mutual Wealth is to acquire discretionary investment manager Quilter Cheviot for £585 million (€731.7 billion) to close what chief executive Paul Feeney says is "a clear gap" in the proposition.

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