Supplements»FundTech Autumn 2018

Nicholas_PrattFootball managers are in the “results business”. Then again, who isn’t? Certainly not asset managers, who are judged on the size of their returns rather than how well they wear a bow tie – most of the time, at least.

Digital_dreamsNicholas Pratt talks to L&G’s chief digital and technology officer Robert Jamieson about his aims and aspirations.

Priya_NairFunds Europe talks to RBC’s Priya Nair about the challenges in bringing new technology to the private capital market.

SoftwareThe largest software vendors in the industry embarked on a wave of consolidation this summer. Nicholas Pratt examines the implications for fund managers.

BlockchainThere is a broad consensus that blockchain technology has the potential to play a major role in the industry’s operations. The only question is when, discovers Nicholas Pratt.

Paul_RobertsMilestone Group’s Paul Roberts discusses the outsourced CIO model and explains how operational pressures can be relieved.

Tech_devicesInternational regulators are embracing new technology for market surveillance and compliance reporting. Nicholas Pratt considers the implications.

Vince_LuceyCalastone’s Vince Lucey tells Funds Europe why the industry needs to stop thinking of blockchain in purely technology terms and instead start considering how it can be applied to real-life problems.

FundTech_event Autumn 2018The second FundTech Lab event took place in Luxembourg, where a panel of experts sat in judgement on the asset management industry’s approach to new technology.