Issues Archive»FundsTech Autumn 2021

Nicholas_PrattEl Salvador officially adopted bitcoin as legal tender this month, becoming the first nation to do so. However, that landmark came at a price.

Matt_GatrellFundsTech talks to Nutmeg’s CTO, Matt Gatrell, about the role of technology in its online offering.

ConsolidationAs high-profile M&As continue, Jeremy Katzeff highlights the data management challenges that come with consolidation.

Proxy votingWith stewardship more important than ever and digital technology to the fore, surely it is time to solve the problem of proxy voting? Nicholas Pratt investigates.

CpryptocurrenciesCryptocurrencies like bitcoin have a huge carbon footprint but, as Nicholas Pratt discovers, environmentally friendly alternatives exist.

Digital_ageFunds Europe looks ahead to the annual Sibos conference and its themes of digital acceleration and transformative technology.

ReichstagThe market is looking for consistency and harmony when it comes to regulating digital assets – but as Nicholas Pratt discovers, this goal is still some way off.

Most read features

Cryptocurrencies: Solving crypto’s sustainability problem

Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin have a huge carbon footprint but, as Nicholas Pratt discovers, environmentally friendly alternatives exist.

Roundtable: The digital transformation opportunity

The funds industry is looking at adopting new types of technology, from automation to ESG reporting, blockchain and tokenisation. A FundsTech roundtable in March explored how these will revolutionise the sector.

Proxy voting: Making every vote count

With stewardship more important than ever and digital technology to the fore, surely it is time to solve the problem of proxy voting? Nicholas Pratt investigates.

Interview: Rise of the robo-adviser

FundsTech talks to Nutmeg’s CTO, Matt Gatrell, about the role of technology in its online offering.

Regulation: Panel calls for simplicity in ESG reporting

The industry accepts the need for more rigour in ESG fund reporting, but the work will be pointless if investors don’t understand the end result. Nicholas Pratt reports.

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Data consolidation takes centre stage in asset management M&A

MergersConsolidation between asset management firms is overwhelmingly expected to increase. Operational challenges remain thanks to legacy systems. But in a recent...

Are you being microserved?

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

Sponsored profile: A question of trust

AcrobatsAs more firms adopt agile software development practices, Petra Roche of Metrosoft explains why trust is so important in making agility work.