September 2008

CUSTODY 2008: BNY View from the Top

chakar.jpgNadine Chakar head of EMEA BNY Mellon Asset Servicing   Sustained and significant reinvestment in your business, ongoing innovation, maintaining service excellence: these are, and will be, the challenges. We need to deliver to asset managers ever more sophisticated solutions - encompassing a broad array of instruments and fund structures across multiple European markets, and seamlessly delivered and integrated with their existing middle and back processes and technologies - that free them to concentrate on alpha generation while mitigating risk, reducing costs, increasing efficiencies and enhancing transparency on their behalf. Transforming raw data into market intelligence remains at the heart of our value-added proposition, and accordingly our valuation, reporting and monitoring offerings – not least in the alternatives space – will continue to be a primary area of focus.

Executive Interviews

INTERVIEW: Put your money where your mouth is

Jun 10, 2016

At Kempen Capital Management, they believe portfolio managers should invest in their own funds. David Stevenson talks to Lars Dijkstra, CIO of the €42 billion manager.

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: ‘Volatility is the name of the game’

May 13, 2016

Axa Investment Managers chief executive officer, Andrea Rossi, talks to David Stevenson about bringing all his firm’s subsidiaries under one name and the opportunities that a difficult market...


ROUNDTABLE: Beyond the hype

Oct 13, 2016

The use of smart beta investing continues to grow. Our panel, made up of both providers and users, discusses what the strategy actually means, how it should be used and the kind of pitfalls that may arise when using this innovative investment technique.

MIFID II ROUNDTABLE: Following the direction of travel

Sep 07, 2016

Fund management firms Aberdeen and HSBC Global meet with specialist providers to speak about how the industry is evolving towards MiFID II.