Jun 25, 2024

SGSS wins front and middle office outsourcing mandateSwiss asset manager Symbiotics Asset Management has selected Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) for front and middle office outsourcing.

Apr 12, 2024

EU regulators to launch DORA prep exerciseFinancial institutions within the EU, including asset managers, have been asked to take part in a training exercise ahead of the implementation of the Digital Operational Resilience Act.

Mar 19, 2024

More than 10% of outsourcing contracts covering financiual institutions' critical functions are not compliant with EU regulations, according to the European Central Bank (ECB).

Mar 04, 2024

RLAM selects Aladdin for middle office supportRoyal London Asset Management (RLAM) has adopted BlackRock’s Aladdin platform.

Jan 25, 2024

UK fund manager abrdn is set to lay off around 500 workers in an effort to cut costs with the majority of losses coming from support services.

Sep 27, 2023

handshake Having managed the ‘beauty parade’ and selected a vendor, what are the considerations for investment managers procuring new software products and services? How can the vendor best manage the handover from ‘wooing’ to delivering, asks Abbey Shasore, CEO, Factbook and Robert Corbally, founder, Hawser Consulting.

Sep 21, 2023

Alternative, fund managers, support, planning, third parties, operational, studyAlmost all alternative fund managers are planning to rely more on third parties for their operational needs, suggests a recent study.

Jun 28, 2023

Technology, costs, Northern Trust, Coalition GreenwichAsset managers are likely to turn to technology to solve their cost challenges, according to recently published research.

Jun 14, 2023

State Street, ETFs, Alpha, platform, Global, custodian, Alpha asset servicing platform, lifecycle, ETFGlobal custodian State Street has extended the capabilities of its Alpha asset servicing platform to include the processing lifecycle for ETFs.

May 10, 2023

Northern Trust, Artemis, outsourcing, UK, asset manager, asset servicing, providerUK-based asset manager Artemis has selected Northern Trust to act as its single asset servicing provider.