technology

May 15, 2015

Sunken shipWhether it makes sense for transfer agencies and software firms to merge, the new consolidation in the low-margin business may well see costs for fund managers fall, finds Nicholas Pratt.

May 15, 2015

AbstractAccording to a new survey, the vast majority of private equity managers think they communicate well with their investors. Unfortunately, most of the investors disagree. Nicholas Pratt looks at how the two sides might be reconciled.

May 01, 2015

Scott Price MaitlandMaitland, the advisory, fund administration and fiduciary services firm, has hired Scott Price in the newly created role of head of business development and client management for North America.

Apr 14, 2015

Editorial Synopsis May 2015

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Cybercrime
Cybercrime is perhaps one of the biggest threats to a fund management company’s operations and brand. Funds Europe looks at cybercrimes and asks are firms well prepared to deal with attacks?

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Equities...

Apr 10, 2015

Travelers chequesAfter a number of scandals, confidence in foreign exchange execution is at an all-time low. Nicholas Pratt examines whether it is time for some sweeping changes and new trading models.

Apr 10, 2015

Binary code tunnelAs financial technology or ‘FinTech’ firms continue to grow in popularity, Alix Robertson looks at the obstacles that lie in the way of implementing new solutions and the rewards that can be found at the finish line.

Apr 10, 2015

Leaders in the field of asset management answer questions regarding their strategies and predictions.

Apr 08, 2015

Ireland mapInternational Financial Data Services (IFDS), which provides outsourced administration and technology support, is recruiting for 75 jobs in Dublin.

Mar 24, 2015

Luxembourg on mapLuxembourg may be more expensive as a fund domicile, but this has to be looked at from the perspective of cost versus market reach, says Fundsquare’s Olivier Portenseigne.

Mar 24, 2015

Tipping pointIn asset management, operational change is not only a necessary response to regulation but an opportunity for firms to become more successful, says  Thomas Pfister of Confluence.

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