Issues Archive»FundTech Winter 2017

Nicholas_PrattWelcome to the inaugural issue of the European FundTech Lab, designed to bring you all the latest news and views from the rapidly developing fundtech market.

BlockchainAsset managers should up their investment in blockchain technology in order to realise its benefits and not let the sell-side dictate how the technology develops.

Paul StillabowerFunds 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.

Funds  Europe  asked  a  panel  of  operations  and  technology  experts for their  views  on  the  fund  manager’s ops  team of the future.

Robot_armsNicholas Pratt examines the investment opportunities from emerging technology such as artificial intelligence, plus the potential risks.

City_scapeFunds Europe talked to Calastone’s Ken Tregidgo about the company’s blockchain development plans and the potential benefits for clients.

RoboadvisorEmerging technology like artificial intelligence and the blockchain have become an area of focus for ETF manufacturers and promoters, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Janusz_LorencFunds Europe talked to Metrosoft founder and chief executive Janusz Lorenc about the company’s beginnings and the future of the funds industry.