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Nov 09, 2022

MSCI, digital asset indexesIn a further sign of digital assets’ journey to the mainstream of the investment industry, index provider MSCI has launched its first suite of digital asset indexes.

Nov 09, 2022

TrustQuay, Fund services firms, digital journeyDespite the fact that the vast majority of trust, corporate and fund services see the benefit of adopting digital technology, only a third have actually started on their digitalisation projects.

Nov 02, 2022

State Street, Nadine ChakarState Street is searching for a new leader for its digital assets unit after the departure of Nadine Chakar.

Nov 02, 2022

The growing crypto-custody market still has some way to go before it is fully trusted by asset managers and owners, suggests recently published research.

Nov 02, 2022

Bitwise,US-based Bitwise, the largest crypto index fund manager, is expanding to active strategies to attract more institutional investors.

Nov 02, 2022

Tifin, AI, artificial intelligence, UK fintech Tifin has launched what it describes as an AI-powered platform for personalised wealth management services.

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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.

Tokenisation: The incredible potential of tokenisation

Tokenisation offers a new generation of investors access to a wide range of asset classes. But a lack of analysts is one reason why the market may not be ready for the possibilities, finds Nicholas Pratt.

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.

Cryptocurrencies: Crypto funds face long wait for regulatory approval

While crypto currencies forge onwards, access for investors who prefer to invest through regulated vehicles remains muted. A wait-and-see stance by regulators lies at the centre of this, finds Nicholas Pratt.

Managing the impact of ESG reporting

A rise in ESG reporting requirements is impacting asset managers in every conceivable way. The solution, discovers Nicholas Pratt, is to use all of this newly found data to form a closer relationship with the next generation of investors.

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