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

ModelAgeing brings together a number of thematic investment topics, including technology and population growth. Fiona Rintoul explores further and looks at some of the companies piquing fund managers’ interest.

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.

Feb 25, 2015

Cyber securityLanware, a technology service provider for investment management firms and financial institutions, has gained a 'Cyber Essentials' certification by Crest, the UK government-approved accreditation body under the

Feb 20, 2015

BinaryDigital technology means economic data has never been so abundant. In a market dominated by Reuters and Bloomberg, Alix Robertson reports on how smaller companies are getting in on the act.

Feb 20, 2015

Renewable energyRenewable energy producers are finding regulatory support globally, and accessing the sector is possible through numerous avenues. But how altruistic are investors themselves? Fiona Rintoul reports.

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.

Feb 20, 2015

David BragaBNP Paribas Securities Services (BNPPSS) has appointed David Braga as head of Australia and New Zealand.

Feb 16, 2015

Arrow down1Henderson Global Investors, which produces a dividend index, expects growth in dividend payments to fall from a headline rate of 10.5% last year to less than 1% this year.

Feb 12, 2015

Technology1Markit, a financial information provider, has developed a smart beta model that it says can correctly predict 60% of the time which of ten European equity sectors will outperform.