transfer agency

May 24, 2018

Target Group, which operates a fintech platform that supports business process outsourcing, says it has the “scale and expertise” to disrupt the market in UK transfer agency (TA) services, which is dominated by a small number of long-term incumbent firms.

Mar 08, 2018

An expert panel of asset servicers talk about how they are adapting to the digital challenge, and the effect of rising interest rates on their industry.

Jan 11, 2018

A Paris-based asset manager has completed a blockchain trial to process fund subscriptions and redemptions without the need for a transfer agent.

Dec 12, 2017

Funds Europe talked to Paul Stillabower of RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS) about the future direction of the funds industry and the implications for today’s transfer agents.

Dec 11, 2017

Digital_threatSibos, the banking technology conference, gave as much weight to cyber security as it did to fintech this year. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Nov 14, 2017

Digital_threatSibos, the banking technology conference, gave as much weight to cyber security as it did to fintech this year. Nick Fitzpatrick reports.

Apr 15, 2016

Alternative funds are increasingly en vogue with institutional investors thanks to tighter regulation and greater oversight. Nicholas Pratt looks at how fund administrators are adjusting.

Feb 12, 2016

Race horsesOutsourcing providers are ramping up their offerings but take-up among large managers is still rare. Nicholas Pratt asks if all the competition will be in vain.

Feb 12, 2016

Colin WilsonAsset managers and distributors, like other operators in the service industry, are in the business of creating a shared value in the relationships they establish with their customers and there is an increasing understanding of the role of digital technology as a means of achieving this. 

Dec 23, 2015

Nicholas Pratt examines whether the service providers will be able to keep up with the demand for liquid alternatives.

Liquid alternative funds, a tag for regulated alternative funds that includes alternative Ucits and alternative investment vehicles, are divisive instruments. Perhaps it should be expected of a tag that suggests investors can get the best of both worlds – the reassuring liquidity of mutual funds and the racy returns of alternative asset classes that are sometimes illiquid.

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