Nov 29, 2021

CryptocustodyA lag exists between asset managers who want to move on digital assets, and back offices that are working to be operationally ready, finds Lynn Strongin Dodds. Plus, tables from our 2021 asset servicing survey.

Nov 29, 2021

Cryptocurrency exchanges claim that participation in their marketplaces is increasingly institutional. Martin Finnegan of Punter Southall Law explains why – if true – this is a disturbing development.

Nov 25, 2021

Digital_assetDigital assets will profoundly transform the financial ecosystem. Industry participants, institutional investors and asset managers will soon experience those changes and need to consider the opportunities and risks that the new digital paradigm presents to their existing approaches. It is no longer a question of when digital assets will bring change, but a question of how.

Nov 19, 2021

DataOver the past decade, access to liquidity - and therefore execution performance - for asset managers has become increasingly complex. Data is at the heart of this transformation.

Nov 16, 2021

Sophia Li FSSA Investment ManagersJapan is starting to pick up pace in digital transformation projects. This is increasing efficiencies in the country's workplace and leading to many hidden gems for investors, says Sophia Li (pictured), portfolio manager at FSSA Investment Managers.

Nov 15, 2021

As asset managers grapple with new digital technology, FundsTech talks to Calastone’s Adam Belding about the importance of software architecture and the benefits of microservices.

Nov 01, 2021

Charles RiverTechnology firm Charles River Development has appointed Caroline O'Shaughnessy as head of Emea.

Oct 28, 2021

Steve_CiramiClass action lawsuits are no longer just a US phenomenon. Steve Cirami, of Broadridge Financial Solutions, explains that they are a global legal trend enabling institutional investors to recover losses and maximise returns worldwide.

Oct 26, 2021

Institutional investors and meme stocksLCP associate consultant Jennifer Davidson says that retail investors may have triggered the trend for ‘memestocks’, but that longer-term investors should be aware of the risks and opportunities.

Oct 20, 2021

Ben_PumfrettAn investment book of records has become the most efficient solution for managing a complex web of service providers in real time – and providing efficient oversight to meet regulators’ needs. By Ben Pumfrett, head of product and profitability at RBC Investor & Treasury Services.