Sep 28, 2012

wheelFund managers expect higher trading levels next year and want to ready themselves with multi-asset capabilities, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Sep 28, 2012

KnightDemand for stress testing has risen as fund managers have sought to protect their portfolios from a eurozone break-up. George Mitton discovers that the techniques are becoming increasingly sophisticated.

Sep 28, 2012

Russian dollsSub-custodians face an unprecedented level of challenges, from regulation to infrastructure. Nicholas Pratt looks at how they are dealing with them.

Sep 27, 2012

Technology abstractSwift has established a new Asia Pacific corporate hub in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and Singapore.

Sep 04, 2012

Asian asset managers have historically lagged behind Europe and North America in the take-up of operational outsourcing, but the participants in our roundtable say this is changing. They also discuss the cost pressures they face themselves as a result of increased regulation. Chaired by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Jul 25, 2012

Keith HaleConsolidating legacy systems into a global workstation is an ideal solution for transfer agents, but Nicholas Pratt asks if can really be acheived.

Jul 25, 2012

ConnectingTrading technology firm Fidessa is building an execution platform for the global derivatives and equity trading business of Newedge, a multi-asset brokerage co-owned by

Jun 21, 2012

DistancesBen Leyland, a fund manager at JO Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM), described long-term equity investing as a “dying art” and said the asset class is increasingly identified with short-term speculation.

Jun 19, 2012

Asset servicers are impacted by the regulation imposed on asset managers, say the particpants of our roundtable held in Singapore. The discuss challenges and opportunities that have emerged as a result. Chaired by Stefanie Eschenbacher.

Jun 18, 2012

BoardroomFinancial messaging service Swift has made seven appointments to its board, following a regular three yearly share reallocation exercise and a number of end of term appointments.